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How People Live: North Korea

How People Live: North Korea

2019, Society

This vlog type documentary explores the realities of living under the rule of one of the planet's most controversial dictators. The film delves into the living conditions of the people, the strict government policies and around-the-clock surveillance...

8.90
Russia's Millennium Children

Russia's Millennium Children

2019, Society

President Vladimir Putin rose to his current position of power at the dawning of the new century. An entire generation of millennials has grown up under his regime. The reality he's created is the only reference point they've personally experienced....

5.57
Explained

Explained

2018, Society

The innovative documentary series Explained breaks down common human traits, institutions, social activities, and political movements. Each topic represents an element of daily life that we might think we know but will likely find surprising in their...

4.13
LA 92

LA 92

2017, Society

The Emmy award-winning LA 92 is a powerful chronicle of decades of racial injustice and police brutality in the second largest city in the United States. The bulk of the film focuses on the events of April 29, 1992. That's the day when four officers...

4.22
Meet the Mennonites

Meet the Mennonites

2018, Society

Much like the Amish, the Mennonites live a life of isolation from the outside world. They resist the temptations of the modern society by casting themselves away from it. As a result, outsiders have rarely enjoyed an insider's perspective on their...

7.86
Human Zoos

Human Zoos

2018, Society

The missing link was unveiled to the public during the St. Louis Worldќs Fair in 1904. The scientific community devised a "human zoo" consisting of thousands of indigenous people who had been imported from remote regions in Africa. Darwin's...

7.71
Shark Survivor

Shark Survivor

2005, Society

Shark Survivor is a harrowing true-life tale of peril at sea. The film recounts the minute-by-minute traumas suffered by the five-person crew of the Trashman, a yacht they were tasked with delivering from Maine to Florida in October of 1982....

7.72
Have Fun in Pyongyang

Have Fun in Pyongyang

2019, Society

North Korea has long been painted as one of the globe's most sinister regions. Much of our understanding derives from the images we receive from mainstream media and the country's own self-produced propaganda, including lavish parades of nuclear...

6.75
Evaporated People

Evaporated People

2019, Society

One morning in 2002, a 24-year old Japanese man named Naoki went to work just like any other day. That evening, he hopped on a ferry and hasn't been seen or heard from by his loved ones to this day. Shockingly, Naoki's story is not unusual. Almost...

6.84