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 - Singapore Elections

101 East - Singapore Elections

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

Views: 1,531
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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: 3,625
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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: 1,994
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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: 1,473
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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: 1,496
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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: 2,071
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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: 4,298
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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: 1,239
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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: 2,713
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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: 2,042
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101 East - Asia's Speed Trap

101 East - Asia's Speed Trap

Parts of Asia are awash with a highly addictive drug - methamphetamine - better known by street n...

6.4 Views: 2,294
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10 Rules for Dealing with Police

10 Rules for Dealing with Police

From the creators of the classic, BUSTED: The Citizen's Guide to Surviving Police Encounters (200...

5.8 Views: 3,024
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Indonesia - A 21st Century War

Indonesia - A 21st Century War

Jonathan Miller investigates the fate of the Ambonese people on the island of Maluku in Indonesia...

4.0 Views: 2,384
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Witness - Saving the Leopard

Witness - Saving the Leopard

In November 2010, a young Yemeni man, Ibrahim al-Qahzem, travelled with seven others into the Jeb...

10.0 Views: 1,519
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Guinea-Bissau - Cocaine Country

Guinea-Bissau - Cocaine Country

Kate Seelye finds out how Colombian drugs traffickers have turned one of the world's poorest cou...

4.8 Views: 3,368
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Fault Lines - The high and the mighty

Fault Lines - The high and the mighty

This fall California will vote on fully legalising cannabis. Fault Lines explores the implicatio...

7.7 Views: 1,643
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