Society

College, Inc.

College, Inc.

2010, Society

"College Inc." is still as relevant today as it first aired in 2010. This documentary traced the evolution of higher education in the late 90s and early 00s into big business and raised questions about its legitimacy and whether the federal government...

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Our Consumer Society

Our Consumer Society

2022, Society

"Our Consumer Society" is an intense dive into consumerism as a concept and a state of being. It examines what consumerism means, what it looks like and how it affects every human being on Earth mentally, physically and economically. It also looks at...

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Being Japanese

Being Japanese

2021, Society

Japan is one of the most highly developed countries in the world. It is also one of the most technologically innovative, with an international reputation for advanced electronics, automotive tech and even robotics. It is steeped in history and...

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300 Days Alone

300 Days Alone

2009, Society

In 2008, Swiss adventurer Xavier Rosset spent ten months in solitude on an uninhabited Tonganese island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. "300 Days Alone" follows his extraordinary adventure living on Tofua with nothing but the clothes off his back,...

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The End of the Game

The End of the Game

2017, Society

David Graham Scott from an early age felt repulsed by the slaughter of animals and decided to adopt a vegan lifestyle. For close to 40 years he perfected his vegan lifestyle. He was rigid in this belief system and remained unchallenged. Then he met...

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The Art of Life

The Art of Life

2022, Society

"The Art of Life: is a joyful documentary celebrating the remarkable life of Michael Behrens, as told through his own words. It is a deeply spiritual and moving account of the art of living outside the usual conventions of society, at peace in the...

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America's War on Abortion

America's War on Abortion

2020, Society

Donald Trump was the most anti-abortion president in years. He won a vicious political fight for control of the Supreme Court that could now result in abortion being banned entirely for millions of women across America. Deeyah Khan is coming face to...

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Life in the Taliban's Afghanistan

Life in the Taliban's Afghanistan

2022, Society

On August 30, 2021, the U.S. military ended 20 years of occupation and left Afghanistan. Today, the Taliban is back in power, and the hard-won freedoms that women enjoyed for less than two decades have all but vanished. Reporter Isobel Yeung dives...

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Enlightenment

Enlightenment

2018, Society

In‌ ‌intellectual ‌circles ‌it‌ ‌may‌ ‌be‌ ‌common‌ ‌to‌ ‌discuss‌ ‌topics‌ ‌such‌ ‌as‌ ‌'nature‌ ‌vs‌ ‌nurture' and‌ ‌delve‌‌ into‌ ‌how‌ ‌experiences‌ ‌and‌ ‌the‌...

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Inside the American Redoubt

Inside the American Redoubt

2021, Society

An idyllic corner of the United States, specifically the city of Coeur d'Alene in North Idaho, is now ground zero for a socio-cultural and political movement that has been quietly growing over the last few years. Coeur d'Alene is one of the least...

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