Category: News

Poverty, Inc.-2014 7.7

Poverty, Inc.-2014

The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of the development narrative. But the results have been mixed, in some cases even catastrophic, and developing world leaders have become increasingly vocal in calling for...

The Chinese Mayor-2015 7.7

The Chinese Mayor-2015

DATONG follows the life and work of a controversial Chinese Communist Mayor GENG YANBO to tell the story about how he takes a radical reform to demolish 140,000 households and relocate half a million people to give way t...

Fresh Dressed-2015 6.5

Fresh Dressed-2015

Fresh Dressed chronicles the history of Hip-Hop Urban fashion and its rise from southern cotton plantations to the gangs of 1970s in the South Bronx, to corporate America, and everywhere in-between. Supported by rich ar...

Death by China-2012 5.3

Death by China-2012

In 2001, China joined the World Trade Organization with the strong support of a Democratic President and Republican Congress. Before the ink was dry on this free trade agreement, China began flooding U.S. markets with il...

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin-2014 7.3

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin-2014

Dan is a 35 year old computer programmer from Pittsburgh who lives a busy life. Along with balancing work, his marriage, and raising his three boys, Dan spends much of his time actively involved in all things Bitcoin. Af...

Trans-2012 5.8

Trans-2012

TRANS is an extraordinary documentary feature about men and women, and all the variations in between. It is about the Transgender Community, perhaps the most misunderstood and mistreated minority in America and around th...

Life on Bitcoin-2014 8.4

Life on Bitcoin-2014

Can a newly married couple survive when every living necessity can only be purchased with 'cryptocurrency'? Married less than two weeks, and fresh off their honeymoon, Austin and Beccy Craig embark on an adventure to fin...

Desert Riders-2011 7

Desert Riders-2011

Camel racing is a popular sport in the Middle East. In past years, thousands of young boys have been trafficked from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Mauritania and other countries to work as jockeys in the UAE under excruciating c...

The Mask You Live In-2015 7.6

The Mask You Live In-2015

Explores how our culture's narrow definition of masculinity is harming our boys, men and society at large and unveils what we can do about it....

The Age of Consequences-2016 6.7

The Age of Consequences-2016

The 'Hurt Locker' meets 'An Inconvenient Truth', THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES is the Emmy® nominated investigation on how climate change impacts increased resource scarcity, migration and conflict through the lens of US natio...

Kids for Cash-2013 7.1

Kids for Cash-2013

Kids For Cash is a riveting look behind the notorious judicial scandal that rocked the nation. Beyond the millions paid and high stakes corruption, Kids For Cash exposes a shocking American secret. In the wake of the sho...

The Revisionaries-2012 7

The Revisionaries-2012

The Revisionaries looks at the politicization of the Texas Board of Education and how a few conservatives on the Board have been pushing to change textbook requirements to reflect their ideology. They demand creationist ...

Bending the Light-2014 6.5

Bending the Light-2014

From acclaimed director Michael Apted (The Up Series, Master of Sex, The World is Not Enough) comes a revealing look at the art of filmmaking and photography. A journey of glass, the documentary explores the relationship...

Sweet Micky for President-2015 7.6

Sweet Micky for President-2015

Music and politics collide when international music star, Pras Michel of the Fugees, returns to his homeland of Haiti following the devastating earthquake of 2010 to mobilize a presidential campaign for Haiti's most cont...

To Be a Miss-2016 6.4

To Be a Miss-2016

In a country famous for its success in international beauty pageants, three young women are fighting to participate in their nation's most celebrated cultural institution. But obtaining a place in the Miss Venezuela cont...

Mala Mala-2014 6.7

Mala Mala-2014

A documentary about the power of transformation told through the eyes of 9 trans-identifying individuals in Puerto Rico.::Anonymous...

Unlocking the Cage-2016 6.9

Unlocking the Cage-2016

Follows animal rights lawyer Steven Wise in his unprecedented challenge to break down the legal wall that separates animals from humans, by filing the first lawsuits that seek to transform a chimpanzee from a 'thing' wit...

13th-2016 8.2

13th-2016

The film begins with the idea that 25 percent of the people in the world who are incarcerated are incarcerated in the U.S. Although the U.S. has just 5% of the world's population. "13th" charts the explosive growth in Am...

Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie-2013 7

Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie-2013

Once a vibrant part of American culture, drive-ins reached their peak in the late 50s with almost 5,000 dotting the nation. Although drive-ins are experiencing a resurgence, today less than 400 remain. In a nation that l...

The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards-2019 6

The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards-2019

From the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, some of the most recognized names in television come together in anticipation to see if they will be selected as one among of the special few to receive one of entertainment's m...

Farmageddon-2011 7.1

Farmageddon-2011

Farmageddon is the story of a mom whose son healed from all allergies and asthma after consuming raw milk, and real food from farms. It depicts people all over the country who formed food co-ops and private clubs to get ...

Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda-2014 5.9

Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda-2014

As most of the world moves forward toward gay equality, Russia is seemingly heading backward. Antigay sentiment and legislation are spreading rapidly throughout the country. In 2013, the Russian parliament passed a ban o...

The Culture High-2014 8.3

The Culture High-2014

The makers of the critically acclaimed 'The Union:The Business Behind Getting High', bring you the profound exploration of one of the most prolific wars of our time. 'The Culture High' is the riveting story that tears in...

Kick Out Your Boss-2014 5.1

Kick Out Your Boss-2014

The film takes part in the current debate about work, economy and the crisis, showing on the basis of three examples in Serbia, Brazil and Austria how to do it different....

Taxi to the Dark Side-2007 7.5

Taxi to the Dark Side-2007

Using the torture and death in 2002 of an innocent Afghan taxi driver as the touchstone, this film examines changes after 9/11 in U.S. policy toward suspects in the war on terror. Soldiers, their attorneys, one released ...

Bitcoin: The End of Money as We Know It-2015 7.1

Bitcoin: The End of Money as We Know It-2015

Bitcoin: The End Of Money As We Know It traces the history of money from the bartering societies of the ancient world to the trading floors of Wall St. The documentary exposes the practices of central banks and the dubio...

Best in Sex: 2019 AVN Awards-2019 4.8

Best in Sex: 2019 AVN Awards-2019

Cardi B performs at this year's AVN Awards. The ceremony celebrates the biggest names in the adult entertainment industry and includes comedy segments along with an insider's look into the industry's premier trade show a...

I Will Be Murdered-2013 7.1

I Will Be Murdered-2013

Rodrigo Rosenberg, a well-to-do lawyer from Guatemala's elite, went out cycling one Sunday morning and was found dead hours later, shot to death by hit men. Days before he had recorded a video foretelling his own murder ...

2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards-2019 4.8

2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards-2019

Zachary Levi hosts the awards ceremony to celebrate the year's best in pop culture; from Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Calif.; with performances by Lizzo and Bazzi....

Alive Inside-2014 8.2

Alive Inside-2014

The documentary follows social worker Dan Cohen, founder of the nonprofit organization Music & Memory, as he fights against a broken health-care system to demonstrate music's ability to combat memory loss and restore a d...

Apollo: the Forgotten Films-2019 7.8

Apollo: the Forgotten Films-2019

It will tell the complete story of this most audacious of missions, with footage not seen anywhere else. The archives reveal the incredible lengths an army of engineers, scientists and astronauts....

Nerd Prom: Inside Washington’s Wildest Week-2015 7.1

Nerd Prom: Inside Washington’s Wildest Week-2015

It's a cruel irony: During a time in which Americans' approval of their representatives and reporters in Washington stands at embarrassing lows, the single biggest event in the United States' capital each year is not one...

Out in the Silence-2009 6.2

Out in the Silence-2009

A gray winter sky hangs over lonely city streets, rotted oil derricks, and abandoned factories. This is Oil City, Pennsylvania, a fading industrial town in the heart of the American rust belt. It is the sort of town that...

The Case Against 8-2014 7.3

The Case Against 8-2014

After the California Supreme Court ruled in May 2008 that same-sex couples could marry, a proposition was put to voters to amend the state constitution to define marriage as being between a man and a woman. After that pr...

Citizenfour-2014 8.1

Citizenfour-2014

In January 2013, Laura Poitras started receiving anonymous encrypted e-mails from "CITIZENFOUR," who claimed to have evidence of illegal covert surveillance programs run by the NSA in collaboration with other intelligenc...

How to Survive a Plague-2012 7.6

How to Survive a Plague-2012

In the early years of the AIDS epidemic, the disease was considered a death sentence affecting communities, like the LGBT ones, whom many in power felt deserved it. This film tells the story of how militant activists lik...

Requiem for the American Dream-2015 8.1

Requiem for the American Dream-2015

REQUIEM FOR THE AMERICAN DREAM is the definitive discourse with Noam Chomsky on the defining characteristic of our time - the deliberate concentration of wealth and power in the hands of a select few. Through interviews ...

Democratic Candidates Debate-2016 4.9
Catching the Sun-2015 6.7

Catching the Sun-2015

Through the stories of workers and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and China, Catching the Sun captures the global race to lead the clean energy future. Over the course of a solar jobs training program, Catching the Sun follow...

Farewell Ferris Wheel-2016 7.1

Farewell Ferris Wheel-2016

Farewell, Ferris Wheel examines the link between America's carnival industry and a small Mexican town that legally provides one third of the carnival's labor. However, increased regulations are compromising this longstan...