Manila North Cemetery in the Philippines is a place of rest for 3000 people, all of whom are alive. Gravekeepers grow gardens around tombs; chefs cook up hearty fare in pop-up restaurants alongside crypts; and children play basketball in between school and funerals.
Art & Culture
At 19 Samuel Stefan, consumed by crisis, was drawn into a cult. It would be 10 years before he was able to escape. Cult Witness unravels the hidden world of cults; the hold they have on their victims, the reasons people fall prey to them and what takes place within..
The Zeitgeist documentaries have connected theatrical audiences worldwide with the hidden historical, economic and political concepts that enslave us and possible holistic solutions. Now available for the first time as an 11 part series.
Chain-smoking, opinionated, nihilistic and unscrupulous; Przemek will stop at nothing to get the picture that he wants. A self-proclaimed ‘motherfucker’, his actions and motivations seem deeply immoral, borderline criminal. But this is only half the story.
We live in a society that condemns pedophiles, though world cultures throughout history have fetishized youth. The hypocrisy at the heart of society forces the question: What do we mean then when we talk about Pedophilia?
After 15 years behind the prison walls, Piotr goes on his first leave. Three Days of Freedom follows him as for the first time he engages with an outside world that has changed dramatically, and left hime behind..
This is the story of the unhealthy meeting of two cultures: an indigenous tribe, the Yanomami and the western anthropologists who came to the Amazon to study them.
Kenny Saylors became severely overweight & decides to stop eating for 55 days, drinking only water. Facing the Fat documents his journey, and looks at the implications of over-eating for the individual and society at large.
In 1969, an American war hero moves to a remote village in the Philippines and invites hundreds of women to live with him. For over 30 years he ruled as a King before facing charges of over 80 counts of rape.
This study of subliminal messaging in film, music, politics and advertising, takes you on a journey through the subconscious mind examining the history, research and effects of such techniques on society.
With the help of some of the world’s greatest writers, thinkers & professors, we push aside society’s taboos to find out what “race” really is. An entertaining exploration of the common myths and misconceptions about race.
In 1988, Olivier made a perilous journey across Afghanistan, under Soviet occupation, with a $50,000 donation in his backpack. He then had a car accident, amnesia and the new challenge of rebuilding his identity.