Society - 4

ReGeneration

ReGeneration

The huge and complex problems of today's generation often install doubt and fear that everything is futile. Yet by analyzing how the power of our media, schooling and parenting have molded us, we can start to comprehend what we must adjust - our...

8.80

Why We Breathe: Yoga

Why We Breathe: Yoga

Shot over a half year period across the US, in a diverse circumstances and interesting interviews, this documentary was developed out of the notion to comprehend why people tend to do the things they do. Particularly, the film asks the question, why do...

6.25

Armageddon: The War Within

Armageddon: The War Within

For though is possible that we will see an escalating conflict rise across the face of the earth in the days and months to come, it is essential to realize that these external battles are only a reflection of the conflict that is...

6.55

It Can't Happen Here!

It Can't Happen Here!

There are many perfect examples in our recent history which undoubtedly show that dictatorial regimes impose subjection, blackmail, servitude, intimidation, abuse, persecution and execution upon innocent people. However, many Americans are strongly convinced and assuredly assert that such a thing could never happen...

7.44

Genie: Secret of the Wild Child

Genie: Secret of the Wild Child

This is an Emmy Award-winning documentary about a girl who spent her early life chained in a bedroom. Brought up in confinement, "Genie" was primitive, brutish, and hardly capable of walking or talking. NOVA follows the contentious attempts to unbolt the secret of...

8.15

Nepal, in the Mountain's Shadow

Nepal, in the Mountain's Shadow

Nepal is home to the Himalayan Mountains. For thousands of years people have traveled to the Himalayas seeking spiritual enlightenment, proclaiming man could be freed of all sin by merely gazing upon their peaks. This tradition is continued today by pilgrims who journey...

8.64

The Dreamtime

The Dreamtime

The Dreamtime is titled in reference to an element of Aboriginal Australian mythology, a spiritual realm outside of traditional time and space. The film itself shares the stories of some of Australia's indigenous peoples and the ways in which white Australian culture has...

6.71

Take Me To Pitcairn

Take Me To Pitcairn

This documentary is about a man who wants to go to one of the most inaccessible islands on the planet. But since no one seems to know this island, he wants to make a film about it, even though he's just an ordinary...

7.69

Last Chance High

Last Chance High

On Chicago's West Side, there is a school for the city's most troubling youth - the Moses Montefiore Academy. Most of the pupils there have been expelled from other schools for causing serious problems, and many have been diagnosed with various psychological disorders....

8.49

Guns and Ammo

Guns and Ammo

Thomas Morton goes to Albuquerque to check out the new face of school security, and Shane Smith travels to old battlefields of Iraq to see what the ongoing cost of war is when the shooting finally stops. After the bloodbath in Newtown Connecticut...

8.32

Bad Borders

Bad Borders

North Korea is one of the most totalitarian countries on Earth. Its people suffer from political despotism, severe underdevelopment and starvation so it's not surprising that every year thousands of people try to defect the country. Now, escaping is difficult enough, but arriving...

8.78