History

The Guarantee
5.0

The Guarantee

Oct. 30, 2014

The Guarantee

On the night of September 29, 2008, the Irish government decided to guarantee the entire domestic banking system.’The Guarantee’ ...
The Cyclotron
7.4

The Cyclotron

Oct. 11, 2016

The Cyclotron

In 1944, an Allied spy must find and execute a Berlin scientist who discovered the way to build an atomic bomb. Things get complicated when ...
Art Bastard
5.7

Art Bastard

May. 20, 2015

Art Bastard

What is art and how does it relate to society? Is its value determined by its popularity or originality? Is the goal profit or expressing ...
The Sunshine Makers
7.2

The Sunshine Makers

Nov. 01, 2015

The Sunshine Makers

The story of Nicholas Sand and Tim Scully, the unlikely duo at the heart of 1960s American drug counter-culture.
A Billion Lives
7.2

A Billion Lives

May. 11, 2016

A Billion Lives

In 20 years’ time, there will be nearly 1.6 billion smokers around the world. Approximately 70% of smokers want to quit. The United Nations’ ...
Miss Hokusai
7.2

Miss Hokusai

May. 09, 2015

Miss Hokusai

The time: 1814. The place: Edo, now known as Tokyo. A much accomplished artist of his time and now in his mid-fifties, Tetsuzo can boast clients ...
Traceroute
7.8

Traceroute

Apr. 28, 2016

Traceroute

Artist and life-long nerd Johannes Grenzfurthner is taking us on a personal road trip from the West Coast to the East Coast of the USA, to ...
Wall Writers
7.1

Wall Writers

Jun. 24, 2016

Wall Writers

Wall Writers promises unprecedented access to the early years of American graffiti. Interviews with TAKI 183 and CORNBREAD, along with other ...
Equal Means Equal
6.4

Equal Means Equal

Jan. 01, 2015

Equal Means Equal

An unflinching look at how women are treated in the USA today examining issues such as workplace harassment, domestic violence, rape and sexual ...
Panfilov’s 28
5.6

Panfilov’s 28

Nov. 24, 2016

Panfilov’s 28

USSR, Late November, 1941. Based on the account by reporter Vasiliy Koroteev that appeared in the Red Army’s newspaper, Krasnaya Zvezda, ...
Star Men
7.6

Star Men

Sep. 03, 2015

Star Men

Four exceptional astronomers celebrate 50 years of work and friendship on a return road trip in the southwestern United States, recapturing ...
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict
7.5

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Bouncing between Europe and the United States as often as she would between lovers, Peggy Guggenheim’s life was as swirling as the design of her ...
Hitler’s Olympics
8.7

Hitler’s Olympics

Jul. 16, 2016

Hitler’s Olympics

Hitler, Nazi propaganda and 1936 Berlin Olympics are put under the microscope to uncover hidden truths and the historical legacy of those games.
Shok
7.7

Shok

Apr. 10, 2015

Shok

The friendship of two boys is tested to its limits as they battle for survival during the Kosovo war.
Seoboojeonsun
6.7

Seoboojeonsun

Sep. 24, 2015

Seoboojeonsun

Nam-bok, a middle-aged South Korean farmer is conscripted and assigned a mission to deliver a classified military document that may decide the ...
Marching to Zion
7.7

Marching to Zion

Mar. 26, 2015

Marching to Zion

Documentary tracing the history of the Jewish people from the destruction of the temple in AD 70 to the modern-day nation of Israel. Through ...
The Burning of Atlanta
5.1

The Burning of Atlanta

“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near the end of the war, and the desperation and terror this ...
Septet: The Story of Hong Kong

Septet: The Story of Hong Kong

An seven-part anthology film exploring the history of Hong Kong from the 1940s to present day.
Chernobyl: Abyss

Chernobyl: Abyss

Oct. 09, 2020

Chernobyl: Abyss

Chernobyl: Abyss is the first major Russian feature film about the aftermath of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station, when ...
True Appaloosa
7.2

True Appaloosa

Jun. 12, 2015

True Appaloosa

Horse breeder Scott Engstrom has been trying for years to prove that the Appaloosa, a rare American horse breed, came from Asia and not Spain. ...
Nihon no ichiban nagai hi ketteiban
5.8

Nihon no ichiban nagai hi ketteiban

In July 1945, during the end of World War II, Japan is forced to accept the Potsdam Declaration. A cabinet meeting has continued through days and ...