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 - 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: 1,281
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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: 2,770
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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: 2,085
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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: 2,334
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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: 3,089
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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: 2,432
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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: 1,573
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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: 3,411
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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: 1,693
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Afghanistan's Child Drug Addicts

Afghanistan's Child Drug Addicts

Ramita Navai reveals a hidden result of the conflict in Afghanistan: a huge rise in the number o...

6.3 Views: 4,959
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The Winter War

The Winter War

Barack Obama, the US president, has pledged to withdraw American forces from Afghanistan by 2014,...

7.5 Views: 2,340
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Philippines - Holy Warriors

Philippines - Holy Warriors

Peter Oborne uncovers the worsening conflict between Muslims and Christians on the Filipino isla...

10.0 Views: 2,054
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Philippines - Lost in a Shadow War

Philippines - Lost in a Shadow War

Evan Williams reports on an armed rebel group's efforts to seize control of the country's resour...

8.0 Views: 2,254
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Philippines - The Bearers of the Sword

Philippines - The Bearers of the Sword

Jonathan Miller investigates Al-Qaeda's alleged Southeast Asian connections, including the kidnap...

9.0 Views: 1,847
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Gaza - Journeys To Heaven and Hell

Gaza - Journeys To Heaven and Hell

Sandra Jordan investigates why so many young Palestinians have turned to violence in their strugg...

7.0 Views: 2,262
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Afghanistan - Occupation Lite

Afghanistan - Occupation Lite

A shortage of troops in Afghanistan has left the US dependent on local militias. But how can demo...

5.7 Views: 1,866
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