Oscar's Documentary Nominees

Everyone's paying attention to Avatar and Up, but all this week at the Brian Lehrer Show we're highlighting some of the documentaries up for a 2010 Oscar. They may not get the hype, but they still deserve to be seen. Hear the BL Show segments and watch the trailers below.

+ Monday: The Most Dangerous Man in America with subject Daniel Ellsberg and filmmakers Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith.

+ Tuesday: The Cove with Director Louie Psihoyos.

+ Wednesday: Burma VJ with Director Anders Østergaard.

+ Thursday: Food, Inc. with co-producer Eric Schlosser, author of the book Fast Food Nation.

+ Friday: Oscar Preview Special! Slate film critic Dana Stevens and Manohla Dargis of the NYTimes preview this year's Oscars and offer their predictions.