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I Promise

I Promise

2021, Society

When LeBron James found out that one child drops out of school every twenty-six seconds in America, he was determined to do something about it in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. He also had first-hand knowledge of why kids drop out as he grew up in...

9.17
The New Maharajas of India

The New Maharajas of India

2018, Society

India is a vibrant country, full of colors, with a checkered history, and its exotic vibe (and chaotic energy) adds to its excitement. With almost 1.4 billion citizens, it is also one of the most populated countries. And not only is it rich in...

8.00
Chicago at the Crossroad

Chicago at the Crossroad

2019, Society

For many of its residents, Chicago feels like two cities instead of one. There is the majorly white and gentrified north side, where everything seems untouched by society's problems. And there is the south side, where gang wars and gunshots are a...

7.85
Prison State

Prison State

2014, Society

The United States has the world's largest prison population. There are currently 2.3 million people in US prisons, approximately 25% of all the people currently inside a jail or detention facility on the planet. These figures don't even include those...

8.63
Bureau 39: Kim's Cash Machine

Bureau 39: Kim's Cash Machine

2019, Society

The North Korean government is known for its totalitarian and military regime. The Kim family has ruled for over three generations with an iron fist with their absolute dictatorship shrouded in mystery. Despite having been subjected to numerous UN...

8.71
Posh Neighbours at War

Posh Neighbours at War

2016, Society

This documentary gives a look into one woman's experience trying to build her ideal home in one of Britain's most expensive neighborhoods. Zipporah Lisle Mainwaring bought her Kensington property for above market value because she could afford it, and...

7.83
Dude Perfect: Backstage Pass

Dude Perfect: Backstage Pass

2020, Society

In 2009, a video uploaded to YouTube of a basketball trick shot made by five friends went viral and quickly gained national attention. In less than a week it hit 200,000 views. When their second video got just as popular they decided to strike while...

7.10
The Cost of Concordia

The Cost of Concordia

2021, Society

This feature is a satirical and journalistic review of what happened on the Costa Concordia, a cruise ship that partially sank in 2012. We get an interesting portrayal of the employment, communication, and procedural mistakes made by the crew that led...

8.71
Life in a Day (2020)

Life in a Day (2020)

2021, Society

This is a fully crowdsourced documentary depicting precisely one full day on Planet Earth, specifically July 25, 2020, to be exact. Over 300,000 videos were submitted from about 190+ countries, all shot by a broad cross-section of the global...

8.93
The March of Freedom

The March of Freedom

2017, Society

What does it mean to be free? Academy award-winning actor Morgan Freeman leads viewers on a journey worldwide as he listens to the moving stories of five extraordinary individuals who fought hard to gain freedom in one form or another. It is a study...

8.67
The War at Home: Rebellion

The War at Home: Rebellion

2020, Society

For many of us, the word "Rebellion" conjures up the plot from a popular movie - you know the one - with that loyal group of rebels bravely fighting against an evil Galactic empire? It is something you don't really associate with America because it is...

7.61
Generation Like

Generation Like

2014, Society

Although it was first produced in 2014, Generation Like is an incredibly insightful and prescient take on the social media phenomenon. It's a culture that has since become a dominating factor in the lives of young people. Human interaction has morphed...

6.55