Psychology

The Century of the Self

The Century of the Self

2002, Psychology

The legacy of famed psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud informs the lives of people throughout the world even to this day, though it's a phenomenon to which most are unaware. The Century of the Self, written and produced by Adam Curtis, is an exhaustive...

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A Virus Called Fear

A Virus Called Fear

2012, Psychology

Rational fear can be a valuable cerebral response. It can protect us from harm, and render a positive influence on some of our most consequential decisions. But it can also be used as a weapon, and strangle our ability to interpret the world around us...

6.98
A Class Divided

A Class Divided

1985, Psychology

Elliott divided her class by eye color -- those with blue eyes and those with brown. On the first day, the blue-eyed children were told they were smarter, nicer, neater, and better than those with brown eyes. Throughout the day, Elliott praised them...

8.44
Secrets of Body Language

Secrets of Body Language

2008, Psychology

Whether we're watching an important address from a national politician, gawking at movie stars as they conduct interviews on the red carpet, or simply engaging in conversation with one of our friends, we can't always find the truth in what we hear....

7.67

Psychiatry: An Industry of Death

Psychiatry: An Industry of Death

Psychiatry: An Industry of Death is a controversial documentary on the horrors of psychiatry, of punishing and persecuting of the innocent and promoting Fascism, racism and atheism. It was the foundation for the Holocaust, apartheid, for Jim Crow and for Communism. It...

5.52

Beyond Thought

Beyond Thought

In a world full of constant change, we are always aware of what's going on and what we think about it. This gives us a sense of who we are related to what we are aware of. This documentary...

7.81

The Bridge

The Bridge

Inspired by a New Yorker story, Jumpers, written by Tad Friend, director Eric Steel decided to train cameras on the Golden Gate Bridge over the course of 2004 to capture the people who attempted to leap off the famed structure, the site of more suicides than anywhere...

7.68

I, Psychopath

I, Psychopath

Psychopaths... we usually only know them from Hollywood movies. We never expect them to enter our real life. But, the psychopath is closer than you think. Experts believe their number to be as high as one in a hundred. Most of them function incognito in high-powered...

6.53
Psychopath

Psychopath

2000, Psychology

There are many psychopaths in society, that actually, we virtually know nothing about. These are the psychopaths who don't necessarily commit homicide, commit serious violence, or even come to the attention of the police. They may be successful...

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