Tag Archives: documentary

Inside ISIS and the Iraq Caliphate – JMP Documentary

Journey Man Pictures Documentary: As ISIS continue to make territorial gains in the Middle East, they are also becoming a dynamic presence online. This report looks at one recent campaign video, designed to disseminate their radical manifesto. Quotes from video: “These are your passports, O Tyrants all over the world”, one anonymous jihadist declares to […]

Revealing The Secrets Of The Russian Propaganda Machine

Lobotomy (2010): How can you report on a war before it has even happened? Watch the Full film on Journeyman:http://jman.tv/film/4492/Lobotomy Or for downloads and more information: http://www.journeyman.tv/?lid=61506 Reportage has become an essential part of any war, but in the Russian-Georgian conflict it is propaganda that has dominated the press. In this wonderfully sardonic documentary an artful […]

Crime: A History Of Capital Punishment – Documentary Video

A BBC Documentary “Timeshift digs into the archive to trace the extraordinary story of the ultimate sanction. At the beginning of the 19th century you could still be hanged in Britain for offences such as stealing a sheep or shooting a rabbit. Even children as young as seven were sent to the gallows. The last […]

The human cost of extra-judicial military drone strikes in Pakistan – Documentary

US drones attacks have killed more than 2000 people. This heartbreaking film bears witness to people in a remote part of Pakistan near the Afghan border whose lives continue to be shattered by the attacks. “This child was killed in an attack too”, says a local journalist as he flicks through photos of drone attack […]

Ground Zero Syria: Chapter 1 (Parts 1-6) – VICE Documentary #GROUNDZEROSYRIA #Syria

In 2012 VICE commissioned photographer and videographer Robert King to document the civil war that has been ravaging Syria for the past two years. Largely based on Aleppo, Robert’s footage of the violent conflict that continues to unfold in the region is perhaps one of the most thorough and brutally honest documents of a war […]

Canada’s Toxic Chemical Valley – Full Documentary

The first thing you notice about Sarnia, Ontario, is the smell: a potent mix of gasoline, melting asphalt, and the occasional trace of rotten egg. Shortly after my arrival I already felt unpleasantly high and dizzy, like I wasn’t getting enough air. Maybe this had something to do with the bouquet of smokestacks in the […]

The Taliban’s War on Women – Afghanistan – Documentary – Women’s Rights

Taliban violence against women in Afghanistan has never gone away. Disturbing stories of suppression and brutality show a society hanging in the balance. It’s over a decade since the US invasion of Afghanistan, but Taliban authority appears to be rising once more. As violence against women escalates in the country, how much has actually changed […]

Watch A History of Britain – Documentary

Thank you to my friend David for showing me this great documentary, hope that you enjoy it as well. Beginnings – Covering the period 3100 BC1000 AD. Simon Schama starts his story in the Stone Age village of Skara Brae, Orkney. Over the next four thousand years Romans, Anglo-Saxons, Vikings, Danes, and Christian missionaries arrive, […]

Documentary BBC – A History of Syria (2013)

“Robin Barnwell, who directed and produced ‘A History of Syria with Dan Snow’, explains the challenges of filiming amid the conflict, and describes the spirit of the Syrian people he met. The Syrian Airlines jet performed an alarming dive on its nighttime approach into Damascus airport in an attempt to avoid any hostile fire. The […]

Fashion Victims – Documentary on Bangladesh Sweat Shops – The Cost of U.S. and European Textile Demand

Everyone loves a bargain, but what’s the real cost of cheap clothes from Bangladesh’s sweat shops? Severed limbs, cruel labour conditions and 1000 dead. How could so many of the West’s top fashion brands have allowed it? After being trapped in the collapsed Rana Plaza factory, Aruthi’s leg was amputated, leaving her bereft. “What can […]