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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101 East - The Right to Pray

101 East - The Right to Pray

Indonesia has long been proud of its diverse ethnicity, cultures and spiritual beliefs. But recen...

6.5 Views: 1,581
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101 East - Thailand's Unborn

101 East - Thailand's Unborn

As most abortion is illegal in Thailand, we take on Thailand's taboo subject and ask if the count...

6.3 Views: 2,371
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101 East - The Philippines' Population Debate

101 East - The Philippines' Population Debate

101 East investigates why family planning remains a highly controversial issue in the Philippines.

5.5 Views: 1,932
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101 East - Thailand's Battle for Peace

101 East - Thailand's Battle for Peace

Thailand is bracing for new elections, but will they bring peace and stability or fresh political...

Views: 1,906
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101 East - Small Fry, Big Catch

101 East - Small Fry, Big Catch

Bangladesh is one of the world's biggest suppliers of shrimp, harvesting an estimated 20,000 tonn...

10.0 Views: 1,962
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101 East - Reeling Them In

101 East - Reeling Them In

The global appetite for fresh fish is growing, but at what cost is aquaculture booming across Asi...

5.0 Views: 1,638
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101 East - Singapore Elections

101 East - Singapore Elections

Singapore is renowned as an Asian powerhouse, boasting a clean government, a thriving economy and...

Views: 1,541
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101 East - Pacific Paradise Timebomb

101 East - Pacific Paradise Timebomb

Japanese shipwrecks destroyed during World War II could lead to an environmental disaster in the ...

5.9 Views: 3,636
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101 East - North Korea's Cinema of Dreams

101 East - North Korea's Cinema of Dreams

North Korean leader Kim Jong Il's love of film is well-documented, but few outsiders know that he...

6.8 Views: 2,008
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101 East - Nepal's New Prime Minister

101 East - Nepal's New Prime Minister

Once a Hindu monarchy, Nepal has endured a traumatic transition to democracy since 2006. With a s...

5.5 Views: 1,485
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101 East - Microfinance - Banking on Debt

101 East - Microfinance - Banking on Debt

This week on 101 East we ask, what is the future of microcredit in India? Can it improve people's...

1.0 Views: 1,507
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101 East - India - The Gentleman's Game

101 East - India - The Gentleman's Game

India is famous for its love of cricket but with recent corruption and match-fixing scandals, is ...

2.0 Views: 2,084
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101 East - Filipino Drug Mules

101 East - Filipino Drug Mules

Increasing numbers of Filipino women are willing to risk their lives to smuggle drugs. 101 East t...

5.7 Views: 4,308
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101 East - East Timor's Independence

101 East - East Timor's Independence

Is East Timor ready for a future without the foreign influence of the UN and other international ...

5.0 Views: 1,250
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101 East - China's Dirty Secrets

101 East - China's Dirty Secrets

China's juggernaut economy is the envy of the world, but at what cost to the country's people and...

6.4 Views: 2,723
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101 East - China - Slipping Through the Cracks

101 East - China - Slipping Through the Cracks

A recent study estimates that more than 170 million Chinese suffer from a mental disorder.

Views: 2,053
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