Society - 27

Welcome to North Korea

Welcome to North Korea

The winner of the 2001 International Emmy award for Best Documentary, Welcome to North Korea is a grotesquely surreal look at the all-too-real conditions in modern-day North Korea. Dutch filmmaker Peter Tetteroo and his associate Raymond Feddema spent a week in and...

8.43
Blood Diamonds

Blood Diamonds

2006, Society

Diamonds are symbols of wealth, elegance and love around the world. But in several African nations, they have been a means to power, a reason to terrorize millions of innocent civilians, and may have even helped finance some of the world's most brutal...

8.81

The Modern Racist Paradigm

The Modern Racist Paradigm

This is a well researched documentary that exposes the White Media's long-term agenda to standardize Caucasian people as the social norm for general society. Through the globalization and centralization of the White media and its constant propagation of repetitive...

6.33

Bulgaria's Abandoned Children

Bulgaria's Abandoned Children

The Social Care Home - where 75 unwanted children are growing up - is the main employer in the small village of Mogilino. Few of the children can talk, not necessarily because they are unable but rather because no one has ever taught them how. Kate meets the children...

8.43

Dark Days

Dark Days

Dark Days is a documentary made by Marc Singer, a British filmmaker. The film follows a group of people living in an abandoned section of the New York City underground railway system, more precisely the area of the so called Freedom Tunnel. When he relocated from...

7.68
Inside Burma: Land of Fear

Inside Burma: Land of Fear

1996, Society

More than a million people have been forced from their homes and according to the United Nations, untold thousands have been massacred, tortured, and subjected to a modern form of slavery. Burma, says Amnesty International, is a prison behind bars....

8.27

Apartheid Did Not Die

Apartheid Did Not Die

Apartheid based on race is outlawed now, but the system always went far deeper than that. The cruelty and injustice were underwritten by an economic apartheid, which regarded people as no more than cheap expendable labor. It was backed by great business corporations in...

7.34

Ruby Ridge

Ruby Ridge

Ruby Ridge used to refer to a geographical location in the state of Idaho, but after an incident that took place there 10 years ago on Aug. 21, the phrase has come to refer to a scandalous series of events that opened the eyes of many people to the inner workings of...

6.97

Torture: America's Brutal Prisons

Torture: America's Brutal Prisons

This programme shows that abuses like those documented in Abu Ghraib are commonplace in the USA's overcrowded and understaffed prisons. Prisoners are shackled and hooded for their own protection; pepper spray is used as an alternative to physical force, but in...

8.11

Pandora's Box

Pandora's Box

It began with a weapon created by scientists that threatened to destroy the world. But then a group of men who were convinced they control the new danger began to gain influence in America. They would manipulate terror. To do so, they would use the methods of science....

7.33

The End of Suburbia

The End of Suburbia

Since World War II North Americans have invested much of their newfound wealth in suburbia. It has promised a sense of space, affordability, family life and upward mobility. As the population of suburban sprawl has exploded in the past 50 years, so too has the suburban...

7.25