In this controversial film, award winning filmmaker Justin Hunt dissects the impact of pornography on societies around the globe, from how it affects the brain of the individual, to how modern technology leads to greater exposure to youth, to watching it literally tear a family apart.
Director: Justin Hunt
Starring: James Hetfield
Mexico and the United States share the greatest border between the first and third world. Thousands of migrants expose themselves to every danger as they travel north on a train called the Beast. That's where they meet the Patronas, a group of Mexican women who, every day since 1995, make food and toss it to the helpless as the train rushes by.
Director: Arturo Gonzalez Villasenor
Director: Michael Terrill
The story of one of the most infamous books ever written, The Anarchist Cookbook, and the role it's played in the life of its author, now 65, who wrote it at nineteen in the midst of the counterculture upheaval of the late '60s and early '70s.
Director: Jody Cusack
Viewers will learn over 200 vocabulary words in ASL about everyday life. This feature is open-captioned with audio.
Director: Hubert Woroniecki
Starring: John Casablancas, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Gisele Bundchen, Oprah Winfrey
Viewers will learn over 200 vocabulary words in ASL about everyday life. New vocabulary groups include family and friends, around the house, people and professions, time and places; of which are all part of daily functions among Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing students, teachers, parents and professionals. This film is open-captioned with audio.
Director: Eve Marson
On-the-ground reporting from Iraq reveals what's happening in areas where ISIS has been pushed out. With rare access, an investigation into powerful militias and growing sectarianism shaping Iraq. Also: a reporter's journey into the battle for Mosul.
Starring: Will Lyman
At any one time, there are around one million people airborne somewhere in the world; that equates to an entire airborne city, a 'city in the sky.' Straddling whole continents, the fabric of this extraordinary construction consists of the 100,000 flights that crisscross the world every single day. Take off around the world, on the arc of an actual journey from departure to arrival, to uncover the invisible global networks and complex logistics that make it all possible.
Director: Matt Barrett, Russell Leven
Pritzker Prize laureate Gottfried Böhm is widely regarded as Germany's preeminent architect. The son of a master builder of churches, he's also the patriarch of a modern architecture dynasty to which his three sons, Stephan, Peter and Paul, belong. But with the death of Gottfried's wife Elisabeth, also an architect and a key source of inspiration for all the Böhm builders, the family loses its emotional lodestone.
Director: Maurizius Staerkle Drux
Starring: Gottfried Bohm, Paul Bohm, Peter Bohm, Stephan Bohm
Director: Karina Epperlein
When someone is willing to disturb the status quo and stand for the dream of a free and secure world, who will stand with them? Follow former enemy combatants, many of whom served years in prison, who have joined together to challenge the status quo and say enough. The film reveals their transformational journeys from soldiers committed to armed battle to nonviolent peace activists, leading to the creation of Combatants for Peace.
Director: Nick Cavalier
Starring: Dereck Hess
Part one of an investigation into the deep political divisions and bitter polarization that grew during the Obama presidency. The film examines how President Obama's promise of change and unity collided with racial and political realities. Part two of an investigation into the deep divisions and bitter polarization that grew during the Obama presidency. The film examines racial tensions in America, the war for control of the GOP, and the growing dysfunction in Washington.
Director: Michael Kirk
Starring: Will Lyman
The Entrepreneurs is a two-part observational documentary series following the fortunes of a diverse group of would-be entrepreneurs as they set about starting up their own businesses. Inspired by an ex-policeman with a big idea, they face the highs and lows of any typical start-up. Business ideas range from ear protectors to child care services, and a 'healthy' pizza.
Director: Matt Pinder
The godfather of electronic pop music has moved home, lock stock and apparel, to embark on a one-way trip to California in search of a new life in the sun and new challenges in Hollywood. Numan took the sound of early electronica and fused it with strong images of his onstage alter egos to invent something totally unique.
Director: Steve Read, Rob Alexander
Starring: Gary Numan
Lost mines, abandoned diggings, ghost towns. The very words conjure enigmatic images of the Old West, of the thousands of towns and mining camps that boomed and died during that brief era when men scrambled through unexplored territory, searching for the next big gold strike.
Director: E. S. Knightchilde
Told through the lens of a love story, this Oscar-winning documentary examines the tensions between modernism and tradition in Pakistan. Directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, the film follows Saba, a young Pakistani woman, who has survived her attempted honor killing by her own family.
From the picturesque valleys of Wales to the stunning Italian island of Sardinia, Welsh-Italian cook Michela Chiappa visits 100-year-olds, longevity experts, and her own long-lived family in order to unravel the secrets of their success. It's a warm and enchanting journey that mixes food, lifestyle, and science in order to come up with a surprising recipe for a long and healthy life that any one of us could achieve.
Director: Jody Cusack
Master documentary filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin's original words and a flood of rich archival material. A journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter.
Director: Raoul Peck
Starring: James Baldwin, Samuel L. Jackson
Follow the courageous journey of John Lewis, a civil rights hero, congressional leader, and human rights champion whose unwavering fight for justice spans the past 50 years. The son of sharecroppers, Lewis grew up in the segregated South and rose from Alabama's Black Belt to the corridors of power on Capitol Hill. His humble origins have forever linked him to those whose voices often go unheard.
Director: Kathleen Dowdey
Traversing the globe, the film celebrates the dazzling natural spectacles of our planet, while also revealing how a deeper connection with nature can transform each of us and inspire us to restore endangered ecosystems, as well as our human family. Liam Neeson provides the voice of Homo Sapiens, our collective humankind, reflecting on how in the past several thousand years we have gradually separated from nature, believing we were meant to transcend and conquer it.
Director: Sylvie Rokab
Starring: Liam Neeson
A new film by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Okazaki explores the accidental movie career of Toshiro Mifune, one of the true giants of world cinema. Mifune made sixteen remarkable films with director Akira Kurosawa during the Golden Age of Japanese Cinema. Together they thrilled audiences and influenced filmmaking around the world, providing direct inspiration for The Magnificent Seven and Sergio Leone and Clint Eastwood's breakthrough, A Fistful of Dollars.
Director: Michelle Ferrari
Starring: Oliver Platt
With high speed camerawork and breakthrough new science, we enter the fast-paced world of hummingbirds as never before. Speed is their middle name. Their lives are moving faster than the eye can see.
Starring: Patricia Clarkson
It traces the events that led McVeigh to that day and recounts the stories of the survivors, first-responders, US Marshals, FBI investigators, and journalists who covered the events. The film provides an in-depth and provocative exploration of the white supremacist, extremist militia movement that rose to prominence in the early 1990s and still makes news today.
Director: Barak Goodman
Strange and very real monster sightings abound around the world. Every day, people are not just encountering real monsters, they are having life-altering experiences with strange paranormal and supernatural forces via mysterious beings as well as ghosts and spirits of the dead. Prepare to take a journey into the unexplained in this comprehensive program.
Historian Dr. Lucy Worsley travels back in time to the Tudor Court of England's Henry VIII to witness some of the most dramatic moments in the lives of his six wives. Combining drama based on eyewitness accounts and historical sources with Lucy's own contemporary historical commentary, it is these women's stories that Lucy sets out to uncover, witness, and explore.
Director: Russell England
Starring: Lucy Worsley
The Himalayas were among the last places on Earth that homo sapiens came to inhabit. Now, join an international team of scientists as they climb to the world's highest tombs to unearth secrets of the people who settled these extreme environments.
Director: Liesl Clark
Starring: Jay O. Sanders
A two-time Emmy Award-winning wildlife cinematographer and on-air talent for Discovery Channel's Shark Week, Andy Brandy Casagrande is helping revolutionize the way the world sees the ocean's top predators.
Fly past the moon, Jupiter, and Mars to discover a beautiful universe full of wonder. Fly through colorful nebula, watch as a new star is born, race meteors and asteroid belts, and stare into the vast expanse of existence as never before.
The power of religion touches all of our lives, no matter what our faith is. This is Morgan Freeman's journey to discover how our beliefs connect us all. The quest of our generation. This is The Story of God.
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Jodi Magness
Juan, Jared, and Antonio, all between fourteen and sixteen, face decades in prison. To pass the time, they sign up for a screenwriting class and collaborate on a short film about their lives, including Juan's unrequited love for his childhood friend, Abigail. Halfway through the class, Antonio returns to juvenile court and gets released with time served. Back home, he struggles to avoid the same patterns that first got him locked up. Meanwhile, the realities of Jared and Juan's crimes set in. Director: Ben Lear
An investigation of how Donald Trump defied expectations to win the presidency. Through interviews with key players, the film shows how Trump rallied millions of supporters, defeated adversaries, and who he's bringing into the White House with him.
Witness volunteers from the U.S. Army's most elite ceremonial unit take on the intense training cycle at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. Journey with the New Men as they progress through a nine month gauntlet of instruction, correction, and the endless pursuit of perfection. Watch as these soldiers are exposed to the rich history and honorable traditions of the brotherhood of Sentinels who guard the Tomb. Director: Neal Schrodetzki
Owen Hart was a champion who won the hearts of fans around the world with his athleticism and one-of-a-kind personality. For the first time ever hear from his brothers, sister, friends, and colleagues as they fondly look back on the life and career of a WWE Superstar with a true heart of gold.
It has become one of the most anticipated nights in sports entertainment. New Superstars emerge, familiar faces return, and the WWE Universe feels the fallout from The Showcase of the Immortals. For the first time ever, get a behind-the-scenes look and follow both WWE Superstars and spectators alike as they experience one of WWE's most exciting events of the year.
A dynamic resource that helps children explore the terms 'amphibian,' 'fish,' and 'reptile.' Divided into segments, this program is designed to reinforce and support a viewer's comprehension and retention of these terms through use of video footage, photographs, diagrams and colorful, animated graphics and labels. Kids will see and hear the terms used in a variety of contexts providing them with a model for how to appropriately use the words.
Learn the alphabet with ten-year-old, animated character Alex, as he explores places around town from A to Z! Each upper-case letter of the alphabet gets presented several times then linked to a corresponding business, service or place in town along with a basic definition of the role it serves to the community. In so doing, this program fosters an early appreciation for what comprises one's community! A fast-paced review reinforces the content and ensures maximum retention. Great animation and
In the brand-new, 2016, high-definition program, your child will learn simple, yet vital, rules to follow that will empower and increase his or her personal safety, such as the 'Check First' rule and the 'Go with a Friend' rule. Other points covered are that it is okay to say 'no' if you feel uncomfortable, how to identify safe strangers and safe places, how to spot 'tricky people' and their tricks.'