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 ...

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 wa...

Racing Extinction (2015) 8.3

Racing Extinction (2015)

Scientists predict we may lose half the species on the planet by the end of the century. They believe we have entered the sixth major extinction event in Earth's history. Number five took out the dinosaurs. This era i...

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014) 7.2

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....

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 ...

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. Written by Anonymous

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 na...

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...

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 intellig...

Capitalism: A Love Story (2009) 7.4

Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)

Capitalism: A Love Story examines the impact of corporate dominance on the everyday lives of Americans (and by default, the rest of the world). The film moves from Middle America, to the halls of power in Washington, ...

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 ...

2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards (2019) 4.1

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.

Best in Sex: 2019 AVN Awards (2019) 4.6

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 sho...

Democratic Candidates Debate (2016) 4.2
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 longs...

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 creationi...

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 rest...

Blackfish (2013) 8.1

Blackfish (2013)

Notorious killer whale Tilikum is responsible for the deaths of three individuals, including a top killer whale trainer. Blackfish shows the sometimes devastating consequences of keeping such intelligent and sentient ...

The Age of Stupid (2009) 7

The Age of Stupid (2009)

This ambitious documentary/drama/animation hybrid stars Pete Postlethwaite as an archivist in the devastated world of the future, asking the question: "Why didn't we stop climate change when we still had the chance?" ...

Red Obsession (2013) 6.7

Red Obsession (2013)

For centuries, Bordeaux has assumed a mythical status in the world of fine wine as a leitmotif of wealth, power and influence, but its prosperity has always been linked to the capricious nature of markets and the shif...

Korengal (2014) 6.8

Korengal (2014)

Picks up where Restrepo left off. Once again we meet the men of Battle Company, 2nd Battalion, 503nd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team in 2007-8. They are deployed at one of the most dangerous plac...

Khancha (2013) 5.7

Khancha (2013)

The film deals with the personal crisis of two different women from two different backgrounds who battle it out and they lend each other's shoulder to cry on. They also are able to come out of their 'cages' at the end.

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 ...

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 murd...

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 intervie...

Ghost Exchange (2013) 6.6

Ghost Exchange (2013)

'Ghost Exchange' probes the volatile state of U.S. capital markets and their critical impact on America's economic future. The film explores the acceleration of the evolution of U.S. stock exchanges, and uncovers the ...

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 du...

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 releas...

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...

Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda (2014) 5.7

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 ba...

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 g...

The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1999) 4.6

The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1999)

Primetime Emmy Award is the main American award in area of television, annually handed by the American television academy.