Catalogue : Political

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Betrayal!

Betrayal!  

Betrayal! is an eight part documentary series examining treachery at its best. 

 

Non-Fiction / 8 x one hour


Bones of Contention

Bones of Contention  

On July 17, 1918, Nicholas II, the last Czar of Russia, and his family, were brutally murdered and their remains hidden by Bolshevik revolutionaries. 

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Cold War Submarine Adventures

Cold War Submarine Adventures  

The true stories of two of the most extraordinary submarine missions of the Cold War are played out in this two episode documentary. 

 

Non-Fiction / 2 x one hour


Cover Up II: Norway's Nazi Secret

Cover Up II: Norway's Nazi Secret  

For fifty years they have been Norway's outcasts. They grew up in shame, believing they were outsiders and bearing their guilt in silence. Their crime? To have a German father.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Elián

Elián  

Executive produced by Academy Award® winner Alex Gibney, this is the remarkable story of Elián González, a five-year-old Cuban boy plucked from the Florida Straits, and how the fight for his future changed the course of US–Cuban relations.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 110-minutes / Northern Ireland & USA


Hitler's Religion

Hitler's Religion  

This documentary reveals the religious elements of national socialism, drawing a portrait of the men who inspired the Nazi ideology.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Human Cargo

Human Cargo  

In a world increasingly suspicious of asylum seekers and hostile to boat people, Human Cargo is a powerful new six hour series examining the often harsh realities of immigration. 

 

Fiction / 6 x one hour


ID2 Shadwell Army

ID2 Shadwell Army  

DC Mohammed ‘Mo’ Anwari, a young and ambitious British Muslim undercover police officer, is sent to infiltrate the violent East London Shadwell Town gang.

 

Fiction / 1 x 92-minutes / UK


Kidnapped: Frank Sinatra Jr.

Kidnapped: Frank Sinatra Jr.  

Real-estate developer Barry Keenan recounts the gripping saga of how he masterminded the 1963 kidnapping of Frank Sinatra Jr. to escape a life of debt and drugs. The $240,000 caper involves some of Hollywood's biggest names.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Negotiator, The

The Negotiator  

This candid documentary opens the door on the riskiest labor negotiations in the history of the Canadian Auto Workers Union. Veteran negotiator Buzz Hargrove's toughest battle is not across the bargaining table but from within his own ranks. A passionate and startling look at democracy, ethics and leadership in the global economy.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Newman

Newman  

In his enthralling debut, filmmaker Jon Fox deftly seeks to understand the enigmatic inventor — through intimate discussions with Newman’s colleagues and, surprisingly, with the man himself.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 80-minutes / USA


Night We Called It A Day, The

The Night We Called It A Day  

A wonderfully crafted comedy drama based on the true story of Frank Sinatra’s uproarious visit to Sydney in 1974.

 

Fiction / 1 x 91-minutes / Australia


No Place to Hide

No Place to Hide  

In two episodes, Invasion of Privacy and Little Brother, this compelling, documentary shot in Canada, the US, Britain and Germany, privacy commissioners, hackers, former secret agents and privacy freedom fighters all provide inside stories on how, without our knowledge, a giant web of information is being spun about each and every one of us. It's not paranoia. We are being watched.

 

Non-Fiction / 2 x one hour


Prague Duet

Prague Duet  

An American child psychologist has a chance encounter with a Czech former dissident writer which sets off both a whirlwind romance and uncovers past secrets that spark an international scandal.

 

Fiction / 1 x 105-minutes


Primaries

Primaries  

Acclaimed filmmaker and director AJ Schnack (Caucus, Midterms) uncovers the turning points of an unprecedented US Presidential primary race, pulling back the curtain to reveal the intricate steps to the main stage, in this six-part series from First Look Media.

 

Non-Fiction / 6 x half hours / USA


Rabbit on the Moon

Rabbit on the Moon  

Julie Mile is living in Mexico City with her husband and their 4-month-old daughter, when their calm life is suddenly torn apart in a roller coaster 48 hours.

 

Fiction / 1 x 112-minutes / UK/Mexico


Trial of Freedom, The

The Trial of Freedom  

The fall of the Iron Curtain and the Berlin Wall some 10 years ago symbolized a new world without frontiers and trade barriers. From Europe to Africa and South America, renowned journalist Michael Ignatieff examines the successful integration of new democracies into a global economic boom linked by technology, and the frightening story of genocide and ethnic hatred which threatens to destroy others.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Turning Points of History V: From Dispair to Defiance - the

Turning Points of History V: From Dispair to Defiance - the  

Turning Points of History is an award winning series that looks at key moments in recent history that dramatically changed the world. The series breathes life into landmark moments, both infamous and inspiring. In 1943, the Nazis begin the final liquidation of the Warsaw Ghetto. But seven hundred and fifty lightly armed resistance fighters rebel. 28 days later, by the time the German army had ruthlessly subdued it. But the Uprising inspired resistance throughout Europe.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Turning Points of History V: Uncommon Valour - the Battle for Iwo Jima

Turning Points of History V: Uncommon Valour - the Battle for Iwo Jima  

Turning Points of History is an award winning series that looks at key moments in recent history that dramatically changed the world. The series breathes life into landmark moments, both infamous and inspiring. In early 1945, nearly 100,000 U.S. Marines and Japanese troops fought what was the most vicious, drawn-out struggle of the war in the Pacific. The battle also produced the most famous photograph of the Second World War: the historic flag raising atop Mount Suribachi.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Turning Points of History VII: Junking the Shuttle

Turning Points of History VII: Junking the Shuttle  

Turning Points of History is an award winning series that looks at key moments in recent history that dramatically changed the world. The series breathes life into landmark moments, both infamous and inspiring. 

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


Unknown Protectors: America's Mobile Security Division

Unknown Protectors: America's Mobile Security Division  

The Mobile Security Division of the US State Department has the daunting task of investigating overseas crimes, and protecting diplomats and US embassies around the world. Camera crews follow agents assigned to Madeleine Albright in Indonesia, and Yasser Arafat in Washington, DC, revealing the personalities behind these unknown heroes and the unique training methods of their Tactical Support Teams.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour


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