Politics - 5

The Choice 2012

The Choice 2012

A journey into the places, people, and decisive moments that made the men who are competing for the presidency. The two-hour film explores the formative experiences, and divergent worldviews of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. The film begins with an experience the...

7.22

In Search of Putin's Money

In Search of Putin's Money

Vladimir Putin was elected to serve as Russia's president for another six years. To his supporters, such as those we encountered celebrating at an election night government rally in Moscow, Putin is a hero, the strong man who brought order to Russia...

6.19

Dishonorable Disclosures

Dishonorable Disclosures

Intelligence and Special Operations forces are furious and frustrated at how President Obama and those in positions of authority have exploited their service for political advantage. Countless leaks, interviews and decisions by the Obama Administration and other government officials have undermined the...

5.36

Iraq: After the Americans

Iraq: After the Americans

Correspondent Sebastian Walker first went to Baghdad in June 2003 and spent the next several years reporting un-embedded from Iraq. In the first part of this Fault Lines series, he returns and travels from Basra to Baghdad to find out what kind...

8.50

Nation of Exiles

Nation of Exiles

A short documentary examining the civil unrest in Iran following Ahmadinejad's re-election in June 2009, and the role of social media in the Green Movement. Featuring Columbia Professor of Iranian History Hamid Dabashi and Poynter Institute's Ellyn Angelotti. A characteristic of a...

7.60

Trading Democracy for Corporate Rule

Trading Democracy for Corporate Rule

You, Me, and the SPP: Trading Democracy for Corporate Rule is a feature length documentary which exposes the latest manifestation of a corporatist agenda that is undermining the democratic authority of the citizens of North America. Two processes, the Security Prosperity Partnership...

8.06

America's Dangerous Game

America's Dangerous Game

America's Dangerous Game, from filmmakers Richard Rowley and Jeremy Scahill, reveals the full scale of the covert war in Yemen and asks the question: Is the US creating more enemies than it can kill or capture? Last year, the Obama administration celebrated...

8.47

A Competent Democracy

A Competent Democracy

A Competent Democracy presents a detailed analysis of our political systems today and asks the question throughout: Do our political systems today offer any technical approach to governing society and are our political systems socially relevant anymore? The current economic system does...

5.50

Iran and the Bomb

Iran and the Bomb

With every passing month the international dispute over Iran's nuclear programme becomes more intractable. On the one side, the West and Israel are convinced that Iran is working towards a nuclear weapon and are determined that this should never be allowed to...

8.39

Cuba after Castro

Cuba after Castro

Fidel Castro came to power in Cuba on December 31, 1959. Expropriation, nationalization of the industry and the departure of more than two and a half million Cubans followed. But also the advancement of health care and education, and a continuing struggle...

2.06