Bhutto

Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto was one of the most complex and fascinating characters of our time. Hers is an epic tale of Shakespearean dimensions, of a privileged girl born into Pakistan’s equivalent of the Kennedy family. She would trade her Western lifestyle

Iranium

Iranium

Iran’s nuclear program presents a threat to international stability. Yet successive American administrations – Republican and Democratic alike – have misread the intentions and actions of the Iranian regime.How dangerous is a nuclear Iran, even if it never detonates a

Ron Paul and Internet Politics

Ron Paul and Internet Politics

At the intersection of the Internet and politics, presidential candidate Ron Paul’s supporters are rewriting the rules of political campaigns. NOW explores how the Texas congressman and his supporters are using the Internet to attract voters—and massive campaign contributions—from across

The Panama Deception

The Panama Deception

Years before the US went after Saddam Hussein, the White House had Manuel Noriega, another former ally, in its sights.In their Oscar-winning documentary, director Barbara Trent and writer/editor David Kasper (Cover Up: Behind the Iran Contra Affair) contrast media coverage

Triumph of the Will (Special Edition)

Triumph of the Will (Special Edition)

Triumph of the Will (Triumph des Willens) is a filmed record of the 1934 Nazi Party Convention, in Nuremberg. No, it is more than just a record: it is an exultation of Adolf Hitler, who from the moment his plane

Capitalism Is the Crisis

Capitalism Is the Crisis

Capitalism Is The Crisis: Radical Politics in the Age of Austerity examines the ideological roots of the austerity agenda and proposes revolutionary paths out of the current crisis.The film features original interviews with Chris Hedges, Derrick Jensen, Michael Hardt, Peter

Kill The Messenger

Kill The Messenger

Kill the Messenger, a documentary produced by Zadig Productions, directed by French filmmakers Mathieu Verboud and Jean Robert Viallet, is scheduled to air on Canal + in France on September 19, 2006. The film will also be aired in Belgium,

Showdown With Iran

Showdown With Iran

As the United States and Iran are locked in a battle for power and influence across the Middle East – with the fear of an Iranian nuclear weapon looming in the background – Frontline gains unprecedented access to Iranian hard-liners

The Power of Nightmares

The Power of Nightmares

The Power of Nightmares, subtitled The Rise of the Politics of Fear, is a BBC documentary film series, written and produced by Adam Curtis. The series consists of three one-hour films, consisting mostly of a montage of archive footage with

True Stories: Taking Liberties

True Stories: Taking Liberties

Riding in on a wave of optimism and real belief in their mantra that things can only get better, they proceeded to enact some of the most authoritarian legislation in recent history. With fast-paced satirical style, this Bafta-nominated film shows