date: 22nd Aug 2013

tags: Biography, History, Politics


Five and a half years after the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, Pervez Musharraf, ex-president of Pakistan, has been indicted for her murder. Bhutto, who was elected twice as Prime Minister of Pakistan but never saw out a term, is one of the most well-known and controversial political figures of our time. This documentary tells her story.

date: 21st Aug 2013

tags: Art, Society


We are constantly bombarded with advertising. Most people think of it as an annoying distraction, or at best only occasionally interesting. But have you ever considered advertising as an art form? This documentary will show you the world of advertising from a brand new perspective.

date: 20th Aug 2013

tags: Biography, History, Politics, Society

As his co-defendant, Anthony Russo (right) listens, Daniel Ellsberg tells newsmen outside the Federal Building in Los Angeles, Ca. on Jan. 17 1973 that the Pentagon Papers trial prosecuters were acting out "their contempt for the American people" by placing a movie screen between the trial principals and the press and public, seated at the back of the courtroom.  The Judge ordered the screen removed and replaced by a smaller one along the wall.  (AP Photo/stf)

In an article in The Guardian on June the 10th this year, Daniel Ellsberg wrote: “In my estimation, there has not been in American history a more important leak than Edward Snowden’s release of NSA material – and that definitely includes the Pentagon Papers 40 years ago.” “The Most Dangerous Man in America” tells of that earlier, and infamous, information leak.

date: 19th Aug 2013

tags: History, Politics


Last week, peace talks between Israel and Palestine resumed. For a look back at the last decade of relations between these two countries, have a look at Julia Bacha’s film “Budrus”: a fascinating and little-known story in the continuing political struggle.

date: 15th Aug 2013

tags: Biography, Music


To his many South African fans, American singer Rodriguez was a mystery. Who was he? Had he died, and was it by his own hand? In “Searching for Sugar Man”, two fans tell of their quest to find their enigmatic hero.

date: 14th Aug 2013

tags: Culture, Fashion


Every year, Vogue Magazine publishes its fabled September Issue, a yearly Bible of fashion and style. In charge is the formidable Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief – a woman who even the top couturiers fear…

date: 13th Aug 2013

tags: Biography, Sport


Would you go eighty kilometres out to sea, to face conditions you cannot predict, to catch the perfect wave? These men would…and do.

date: 10th Aug 2013

tags: Art, Biography, Culture


Banksy. His name is a street art legend – his identity guarded as closely as the secret identity of a superhero or supervillain (take your pick). “Exit Through the Gift Shop” is Banksy’s first foray into directing, and the result is every bit as fascinating as you’d expect…

date: 9th Aug 2013

tags: Biography


A mother and her two children huddle under a blanket – behind them is the smoking wreckage of their family home. The father has a camera and is filming them. Amidst all the destruction, filming their experience is a way to cope with its terrifying reality…


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