Society Documentaries

Society films are another must for the avid doc viewer. As groups of people with common interests, we all are involved in society in some way or another. This category will usually have something for all.

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Collapse of the Celtic Tiger

Collapse of the Celtic Tiger

A look at how Ireland, once a beacon of booming development and social prosperity, has been plung...

8.0 Views: 2,959
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College Conspiracy

College Conspiracy

College Conspiracy debunks many myths, including the belief that Americans with college degrees e...

3.2 Views: 3,026
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Children of the Tsunami

Children of the Tsunami

Exploring the country's tsunami last year through the eyes of children who witnessed the disaster...

7.3 Views: 1,724
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Cashing In On Degrees

Cashing In On Degrees

Journalist Laurie Penny investigates the increasing commercialisation of higher education and ask...

Views: 1,679
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Carts of Darkness

Carts of Darkness

In the picture-postcard community of North Vancouver, filmmaker Murray Siple follows men who have...

8.0 Views: 1,915
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Cambodia - Selling the Killing Fields

Cambodia - Selling the Killing Fields

Jenny Kleeman reveals how, at the same time as Pol Pot's accomplices are put on trial, Cambodia'...

6.3 Views: 2,515
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Building the Nation - Sudan

Building the Nation - Sudan

Little over a month ago South Sudan celebrated its independence. But with widespread poverty and ...

8.0 Views: 1,719
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Bangladesh - The Drowning Country

Bangladesh - The Drowning Country

Ramita Navai finds out what it's like to live in this poor, extremely overpopulated, flat country...

4.3 Views: 1,878
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Aokigahara - Suicide Forest

Aokigahara - Suicide Forest

The forest is a popular place for suicides, reportedly the world's second most popular suicide lo...

7.3 Views: 180,767
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American Zombie

American Zombie

Filmmakers Grace Lee ("The Grace Lee Project") and John Solomon ("Nonsense Man") team up to shoot...

5.7 Views: 2,477
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After the Uprising - Burma

After the Uprising - Burma

Burma's capital is recovering. It was right here, only a few months ago that peaceful demonstrato...

6.0 Views: 1,517
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A Royal Engagement

A Royal Engagement

On this episode Listening Post looks at how a royal engagement in Britain made headlines from New...

7.5 Views: 1,502
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A Step from Heaven (Con los Pies en el Cielo)

A Step from Heaven (Con los Pies en el Cielo)

Juan Angel had an accident that left him quadriplegic at the age of 16 years, he is a social acti...

9.0 Views: 1,308
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6 Days in the Dark

6 Days in the Dark

During the French occupation, the mines in Morocco were exploited by French companies. One of the...

9.0 Views: 1,548
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101 East - Too Young to Work

101 East - Too Young to Work

As many Bangladeshi children work in risky and dangerous jobs, we look at government plans to era...

7.2 Views: 2,003
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101 East - Toxic Profits?

101 East - Toxic Profits?

A new rare earth refinery in Malaysia will generate billions of dollars, but could it cause an en...

7.5 Views: 1,862
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