Radiant City

Radiant City

In this feature length film Gary Burns, Canada’s king of surreal comedy, joins journalist Jim Brown on an outing to the suburbs.Venturing into territory both familiar and foreign, they turn the documentary genre inside out, crafting a vivid account of

Discovery Atlas: Brazil Revealed

Discovery Atlas: Brazil Revealed

The best documentary about modern Brazil available. As you can expect, it covers the most common clichés about Brazil (Amazon, carnival, soccer, beaches and shanti towns), but does that in an almost unbiased way.The documentary focuses on what is probably

Discovery Atlas: China Revealed

Discovery Atlas: China Revealed

In one of the few times in its 5,000-year history, the oldest, most populous nation on earth has opened its doors to the rest of the world.Coupling insightful storytelling with spectacular and groundbreaking photographic techniques, Discovery Atlas: China Revealed brings

The War of the World

The War of the World

Controversial historian Professor Niall Ferguson argues that in the last century there were not in fact two World Wars and a Cold War, but a single Hundred Years’ War.It was not nationalism that powered the conflicts of the century, but

Sleep Paralysis and Ghost Visions

Sleep Paralysis and Ghost Visions

Documentary exploring sleep paralysis and ghostly visions. Have you ever woken up but been able to move? Sleep paralysis is paralysis associated with sleep that may occur in healthy persons or may be associated with narcolepsy, cataplexy, and hypnagogic hallucinations.Physiologically,

Titanic's Final Moments: Missing Pieces

Titanic’s Final Moments: Missing Pieces

Dramatic new revelations about the fate of the world’s most famous ship. In 2005, an expedition to explore the wreckage made an interesting discovery south of the stern’s debris field.They said they found long strips of metal. Unfortunately, the submersible’s

Secrets of the Koran

Secrets of the Koran

The Koran is one of the most important works ever written. For almost one billion people worldwide, it is the Holy Scripture, the word of God and his prophet.For others, it is a historical artifact that has left an indelible

Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe

Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe

Screenwipe is a television programme, presented by comedian Charlie Brooker, which reviews other British television programmes with a caustic and humorous tone.Brooker analyses specific programmes and genres, regularly making jokes about how programmes are created, and criticizing what he states

Can't Stop Eating

Can’t Stop Eating

Can’t Stop Eating is documentary film that follows the lives of several people with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS).The film is set in Gretton House, near Kettering in England, which is a government-funded care home deliberately constructed to assist people with PWS.Prader–Willi

Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire

Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire

Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire is a BBC One docudrama series, with each episode looking at a different key turning point in the history of the Roman Empire.Factually accurate and based on extensive historical research, it