Disaster Documentaries

We have 61 documentaries tagged as disaster available for you to consume.

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The White Diamond

The White Diamond

The White Diamond is a film about the daring adventure of exploring rainforest canopy with a nove...

7.8 Views: 6,278
Nature

Hitler's Warriors - Rommel - The Hero

Hitler's Warriors - Rommel - The Hero

A series looking at the six most important German Generals of World War II. Profiling these men, ...

5.0 Views: 6,331
Military and War

Hitler's Warriors - Manstein - The Strategist

Hitler's Warriors - Manstein - The Strategist

A series looking at the six most important German Generals of World War II. Profiling these men, ...

3.6 Views: 5,275
Military and War

Secrets of the Lost Empires - Easter Island

Secrets of the Lost Empires - Easter Island

Travel to Easter Island to discover the secrets of this vanished civilization through the "moai,"...

7.8 Views: 4,085
History

The Roman Empire in the First Century - Winds of Change

The Roman Empire in the First Century - Winds of Change

Claudius rules; Britain battles Roman legions; in Judea, Paul tells of Jesus; Rome verges on disa...

4.3 Views: 5,973
History

The Besieged Fortress (La citadelle assige)

The Besieged Fortress (La citadelle assige)

John Cusack narrates this look at a colony of termites as it battles for survival against a flood...

2.8 Views: 5,058
Nature

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: 3,650
Society

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: 1,872
Society

Haiti - The Island That Ate Itself

Haiti - The Island That Ate Itself

Aidan Hartley visits a country locked in a vicious cycle of environmental disaster, hunger, pover...

2.3 Views: 2,944
Society

The Big Freeze

The Big Freeze

Imagine our world in the not-too-distant future? In parts of the northern hemisphere, the tempera...

4.5 Views: 6,141
Environment

Children of Chernobyl

Children of Chernobyl

The explosion at Chernobyl released a hundred times the radioactive fallout of a nuclear bomb. Ev...

5.9 Views: 5,346
Environment

Prescription for Disaster

Prescription for Disaster

Vioxx is a terrible tragedy and a profound regulatory failure. I would argue that the FDA as curr...

5.0 Views: 5,393
Health

The US and the New Middle East

The US and the New Middle East

In the first of a two-part series, Fault Lines examines how the Obama administration is reacting ...

7.0 Views: 6,959
Politics

The Story of Science - Power, Proof and Passion

The Story of Science - Power, Proof and Passion

For thousands of years we have wrestled with the great questions of existence. Who are we? What i...

5.7 Views: 5,610
Science

The Shock Doctrine

The Shock Doctrine

A documentary adaptation Naomi Klein's 2007 book, The Shock Doctrine. An investigation of disaste...

8.0 Views: 16,408
Society

The Crisis of Civilization

The Crisis of Civilization

2011. The Crisis of Civilization is a documentary feature film investigating how global crises li...

9.3 Views: 3,608
Society