Society - 9

Triple Hate

Triple Hate

Who is Nathan Bedford Forrest? He was the first Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, and he was a freedom fighter for the southern colonies, the colonies of southern independence. But Nathan Bedford Forrest was also a racist. It's a symbol of...

7.06

This (Illegal) American Life

This (Illegal) American Life

From a small town in Oaxaca, Mexico, and from a kitchen table in East Los Angeles, from a flophouse in a coastal farming town, to a strip-mall in Phoenix, Arizona, these are snapshots of illegal immigration in America. It's estimated that as many...

8.06

Unveiled and Lifted

Unveiled and Lifted

Government and politics is something that we collectively should have transcended a long time ago, yet it still exists and it's still part of the average individual's life. We as individuals have continued to give our power away to people who we think...

7.69

Naked Citizens

Naked Citizens

In London, every bit of public ground is monitored all the time... every single street. Besides the government, all the different companies and landowners have their own CCTV cameras, so every spot is watched by everybody. In the most monitored city in the...

8.75

A Nuclear Family

A Nuclear Family

In 1973, a woman walked out on her husband and children. Filmmaker Ian Hawkins was one of those children. A Nuclear Family is the poignant story of an ordinary family dealing with divorce. It's also the story of an independent filmmaker turning interviews,...

8.11

Taxing Times in Timor

Taxing Times in Timor

East Timor is one of the poorest countries in Asia. Its only economic hope for the future lies in massive reserves of oil and gas in the Timor Sea. But as small and young a state as it may be, it is certainly...

7.00

The House Fata Didn't Build

The House Fata Didn't Build

Al Jazeera Correspondent host Sami Zeidan travels to the Bosnian Village of Konjevic Polje in a quest to interview Fata Orlovic and Bishop Vasilije Kacavenda, opposing figureheads in a fight over a precariously placed church. And while the story of a woman coming...

6.80

Ida's Choice

Ida's Choice

Ida is a young woman trying to survive in Chow Kit, which is also known as Kuala Lumpur's red light district. She is about to turn 18 and is concerned about the welfare of her twin sister, her mother and her future. The...

6.83

Seeking Elvis: The King Lives On

Seeking Elvis: The King Lives On

Few celebrity icons match Elvis Presley's immortality when it comes to a passionate and unrelenting fan base, a fact filmmaker Andrew Materi explores in Seeking Elvis: The King Lives On. A film about fans, for fans and made by a fan, it is...

4.33

Constantin and Elena

Constantin and Elena

Award-winning documentary about an elderly Romanian couple. Each day, they still manage to enjoy life and each other, but grieve over the finiteness of it all. Constantin and Elena are a couple living in a small Romanian village who have been married for...

7.76