A nuclear war between the United States and China is not only imaginable but a current ‘contingency’, says the Pentagon. John Pilger’s 60th film is his most urgent work to date and is both a warning and an inspiring story of resistance.
Over the course of Tunisia’s post-revolution years, we follow two politically-opposed young women who show remarkable determination in their efforts to steer the country towards very different versions of the perfect democracy.
The fishing community of Nueva Venecia is like any other, with one extraordinary difference: The village is perched on stilts above Colombia’s Lake Tota, with homes, schools and even a soccer field floating just a few feet above the surface.
The Ivory Game exposes the dark world of ivory trafficking from the planes of Africa to the streets of China. By working with undercover intelligence organizations, activists, frontline rangers and conservationists to infiltrate the corrupt global network of ivory trafficking, the film inspires both outrage and hope.
Following fairytales and personal memories like a trail of breadcrumbs, we descend into Eastern Europe's haunted woodlands to uncover the secrets and bloody histories that shape our understanding of man's place in nature.
Music is the beating heart of Malian culture. But when Islamic hardliners took control of northern Mali in 2012, they enforced one of the harshest interpretations of sharia law in history and banned all forms of music. Radio stations were destroyed, instruments burned and Mali’s musicians faced torture and death.
The racially charged police killing of Mark Duggan in August 2011 ignited the worst civil unrest in recent British history. Duggan’s closest friends, Marcus and Kurtis, take us on a tour of their insulated world, which we pass everyday but never really see.
What happens to you when you live in a society riven by civil war, when you’re forced to entertain the inconceivable thought that your neighbors are out to kill you? Hatidza, one of the mothers of Srebrenica, sums up this sense of disillusionment...
“Why do I stand on the stage like this? Because I am a mental disorder of the 20th century,” declares eccentric musician Huang Dawang, also a noise performer, a music aficionado and a member of the music label, Kandala Records;