Latest Documentaries

  • Lost King of the Maya

    Legend states that King Yax K’uk Mo’s spirit haunts a valley deep in the jungles of Honduras in Central America. For over a decade, scientists searched unsuccessfully for the remains of this alleged first king. Finally they made a startling discovery that revealed the lost history of Copan. In this NOVA documentary, watch how each new archeological finding paints a clearer picture of this ancient city and its founder. In 1839 two young explorers stumbled upon the ruins of an […]

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  • Saving 10,000 – Winning a War on Suicide in Japan

    There’s an enemy at work in Japan. Around 300,000 people made the decision to end their lives through suicide in the last ten years. Ironically, nobody is willing to speak up about the problem, yet there are books and websites giving step-by-step instructions on how and where to kill yourself. This thought-provoking documentary is sure to make you take a good look inside and question your beliefs. According to experts, suicide seems to always be at the back of the […]

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  • Naughty by Nature: Sex and the Jungle

    Naughty by Nature: Sex and the Jungle

    In Pure Nature Specials: Naughty by Nature (Sex and the Jungle) filmmakers bring together a wide variety of research into the sex lives of wild animals. Exploring the apparently strange, offbeat and unpredictable mating practices of a wide variety of species, revealing perhaps that the sexual norms we as humans take for granted are not quite so clear cut. Inserted between footage of the animals themselves are cleverly selected educational and public domain films, which bring an added layer of […]

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  • Genocide: Worse Than War

    Best-selling historian and son of a Holocaust survivor, Daniel Jonah Goldhagen has been investigating genocide for over 30 years. He has spent most of his life dispelling the many myths that cloud the judgment of generally sensible people, and that keeps them for doing something to prevent this horrific crime. In this PBS documentary, Goldhagen takes you on an extraordinary journey of deep insight and analysis. Listen as he interviews those that have been touched by genocide including survivers, perpetrators, […]

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  • Parkour: People in Motion

    How do you find inner peace and happiness? What most people do is follow a certain set of rules or participate in a few rituals in the hope that in the end, they will be satisfied. But as you watch this amazing documentary on Parkour, you’ll discover that peace can be found in the most uncommon ways. Although we have society’s permission to move about on streets and roads, something seems to be missing. Something’s not right.  What we now […]

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  • Lord of the Ants

    Ant expert E.O. Wilson has spent his career studying tiny creatures. In this documentary he goes on to discover ants’ extraordinary means of communication, which opens up whole new areas of study.

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  • American Call-Girl

    The world’s oldest profession has modernized; it has moved online and indoors. In this National Geographic documentary, take a behind-the-scenes look at the supply and demands of the American escort industry. An escort agency is legal as long as no sex is involved, and so high-end agencies make sure that clients sign a detailed contract in which companionship is promised, but no sex. Clients are expected to read between the lines, though. The industry is booming throughout the United States, […]

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  • Inside Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think

    Shortly after the unfortunate events that rocked the globe on September 11, 2001, The Gallup Organization made the startling decision to create a poll that would show the world what was really going on in the minds of Muslims around the world. There was no political or even social agenda, just the desire to act as a bridge between the Muslim world and the Western world. This thought-provoking documentary explores the process and results of this poll. This endeavor turned […]

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  • Propoganda

    Propaganda is a viral documentary film that blurs the line between reality, fiction and persuasion. Suggesting what might be a fictionalized premise that the film was presented to a translator from possible defectors from North Korea, the film is apparently a work of propaganda aimed against western society and culture as a means of bolstering the strength of the DPRK. In truth, the supposed framing of the film as the work of North Korean propagandist is likely untrue, and only […]

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  • UFOs: The Enigma of Flying Spheres

    The mystery and allure of the flying saucer has long been a point of fascination and skepticism. Since World War Two, sightings of these flying spheres have only increased and there are countless reports, videos and testimonies depicting strange lights in the sky. With thousands of eye-witnesses, strange videos and mysterious technical interferences, there seems to be abundant but ultimately inconclusive evidence to suggest the existence of UFOs. The documentary “The UFO Enigma of Flying Spheres” uses real footage of […]

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  • Alone in the Zone

    Alone in the Zone

    Imagine waking up all alone in your hometown.  Your village was evacuated and everybody left… except you. In this thought-provoking documentary, listen to the reasons why one farmer, Naoto Matsumura, chose to stay in the ghost town of Tomioka, Fukushima, Japan, in spite of the radiation, and in spite of the painful loneliness. Tomioka was once a prosperous town with over 15,500 citizens. But radioactive substances that leaked from the Tokyo Electric Power Company (tepco) contaminated the soil and water. Now […]

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  • The Secret Life of Cats

    You’ll never look at a purring, domestic kitty the same way after you’ve seen “The Secret Life of Cats.” Behind that cute little face and playful attitude is a passionless, efficient killer. The jungle lives inside your cat just as it does the 600 pound Bengal tiger. They both move in the same silent, predatory way. The claws of the tiger are no sharper than those of that sweet little creature who listens to your baby talk and plays with […]

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