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On 4 July 1943, General Wladyslaw Eugeniusz Sikorski, Commander-in-Chief of the Polish Army, was flying to the Middle East on a Liberator bomber when it crashed into the sea ...

On 4 July 1943, General Wladyslaw Eugeniusz Sikorski, Commander-in-Chief of the Polish Army, was flying to the Middle East on a Liberator bomber when it crashed into the sea off Gibraltar. He was very anti-Russian at the time and German propaganda claimed that he had fallen victim to the dirty tricks of the Allied Secret Service.

On 9 October 1934, just after King Alexander of Yugoslavia had arrived in France, a man jumped onto the running board of the King's car and opened fire. In the confusion, the ...

On 9 October 1934, just after King Alexander of Yugoslavia had arrived in France, a man jumped onto the running board of the King's car and opened fire. In the confusion, the King accidentally bled to death in his car because his aides failed to apply a tourniquet.

A flurry of racist leaflets and a lack of faith in him, on the part of the people he is trying to help, put Drew in a bad temper. Sam and Drew seem determined to remain on ...

A flurry of racist leaflets and a lack of faith in him, on the part of the people he is trying to help, put Drew in a bad temper. Sam and Drew seem determined to remain on different sides of the fence. Necessity places them in a position where they find out more about each other, as a courtroom decision has tragic consequences.

On 6 September 1966, seven minutes after taking his seat in the House of Assembly, South African Prime Minister Dr Henrick Verwoerd was assassinated by Demetrio Tsafendas, a ...

On 6 September 1966, seven minutes after taking his seat in the House of Assembly, South African Prime Minister Dr Henrick Verwoerd was assassinated by Demetrio Tsafendas, a Bible-quoting parliamentary messenger. Verwoerd had played a key role in constructing South Africa's Apartheid laws, but ironically the assassin claimed he was not doing enough for whites. It was the second attempt on Verwoerd's life.

Canadian citizen Omar Khadr has been in Guantanamo since 2002. He was 15 when he was arrested in Afghanistan and according to international law he is a child-soldier. This ...

Canadian citizen Omar Khadr has been in Guantanamo since 2002. He was 15 when he was arrested in Afghanistan and according to international law he is a child-soldier. This documentary shows the interrogation between a team of Canadian intelligence agents and Omar Khadr using never-before-seen video footage of his questioning. The film delves into the unfolding high-stakes game of cat and mouse between captor and captive over a four day period and analyses the political, legal and scientific aspects of a forced dialogue.

This World goes to Nigeria, where the Shari'ah experiment is now six years old, to find out how Shari'ah law works in reality alongside the official British-style secular ...

This World goes to Nigeria, where the Shari'ah experiment is now six years old, to find out how Shari'ah law works in reality alongside the official British-style secular legal system - both inside and outside the courtroom.

When Morgan Spurlock and his wife find out they are expecting a child in an unsafe world that faces multiple terrorist and environmental threats, Spurlock decides to track ...

When Morgan Spurlock and his wife find out they are expecting a child in an unsafe world that faces multiple terrorist and environmental threats, Spurlock decides to track down the world's most wanted and dangerous terrorist, Osama Bin Laden. Spurlock undergoes self-defense training, takes all required medical shots, and sets out to travel to Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Afghanistan, Pakistan amongst others to try and locate the man who has managed to elude the American army for nearly a decade.

Forget the pie charts, colour-coded maps and hyperventilating pundits. What's the grass-roots experience of voters in today's America? Filmmaker Katy Chevigny fielded 14 film ...

Forget the pie charts, colour-coded maps and hyperventilating pundits. What's the grass-roots experience of voters in today's America? Filmmaker Katy Chevigny fielded 14 film crews to capture the action vertie-style in a diverse range of locations, including Chicago; the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota; Dearborn, Michigan; Cincinnati and Shaker Heights, Ohio; Orlando and Quincy, Florida; St. Louis; New York; the little town of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; and the even tinier town of Stockholm, Wisconsin. The action took place on November 2, 2004. Election Day offers an expansive account of the last presidential election, when America's voting practices, once taken for granted, came under new and intense observation.

Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series ...

Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series you will see how they keep Australia safe from international drug syndicates to terrorism.

The dramatic conclusion to Better Man, based on the true story of Van Nguyen. When Kim Nguyen discovers that her son has been imprisoned in Singapore for drug trafficking, she ...

The dramatic conclusion to Better Man, based on the true story of Van Nguyen. When Kim Nguyen discovers that her son has been imprisoned in Singapore for drug trafficking, she seeks out a lawyer to help him.

Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series ...

Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series you will see how they keep Australia safe from international drug syndicates to terrorism.

Have you ever read the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies connected to every website you visit, phone call you make, or app you use? Of course you haven't. But those ...

Have you ever read the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies connected to every website you visit, phone call you make, or app you use? Of course you haven't. But those agreements allow corporations to do things with your personal information you could never even imagine. What are you really agreeing to when you click "I accept"?

Ten people are secretly filmed as they witness what they believe to be a real crime - a knife attack in a Manchester pub. But when they are later interviewed by the police, ...

Ten people are secretly filmed as they witness what they believe to be a real crime - a knife attack in a Manchester pub. But when they are later interviewed by the police, their memories are radically different to each other's and to what really happened. In an extraordinary experiment with the Greater Manchester Police, the problem of eyewitness recollection is dramatically brought into focus, as are the remarkable techniques used by the modern police to counter our unreliable memories.

This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers ...

This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers an in-depth view of the partisanship that gridlocked Washington and charged the 2016 presidential campaign, the rise of populist anger on both sides of the aisle and the racial tensions that have erupted throughout the country.

Businessman, reality star, surprise White House possibility; Donald Trump has always been a polarising figure in the modern media. This is the story of his rise told by those ...

Businessman, reality star, surprise White House possibility; Donald Trump has always been a polarising figure in the modern media. This is the story of his rise told by those who have faced him across boardroom tables and courtrooms.

Coming straight after the election of US President Donald Trump, this film is one of John Pilger's most timely and urgent investigations. As Trump threatens China with a trade ...

Coming straight after the election of US President Donald Trump, this film is one of John Pilger's most timely and urgent investigations. As Trump threatens China with a trade war and worse, this documentary is both a warning and an inspiring story of people's resistance. Through key interviews - from Pentagon war planners in what is now Donald Trump's Washington, to members of China's new political class who rarely feature in Western reports - Pilger's film challenges the notion of the world's newest, biggest trading nation as an enemy.

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using interviews with detectives, artists and bodyguards, this ...

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using interviews with detectives, artists and bodyguards, this intimate portrait follows Suge Knight.

Disillusioned with the intelligence community, top contractor Edward Snowden leaves his job at the National Security Agency. He now knows that a virtual mountain of data is ...

Disillusioned with the intelligence community, top contractor Edward Snowden leaves his job at the National Security Agency. He now knows that a virtual mountain of data is being assembled to track all forms of digital communication - not just from foreign governments and terrorist groups, but from ordinary Americans. When Snowden decides to leak this classified information, he becomes a traitor to some, a hero to others and a fugitive from the law.

Sydney's busiest local courts are home to heartbroken parents supporting errant children as they face the full weight of the law. A young man has attacked police at Mardi ...

Sydney's busiest local courts are home to heartbroken parents supporting errant children as they face the full weight of the law. A young man has attacked police at Mardi Gras, a budding athlete has been caught possessing ice, and a man on a second drink driving charge is read the riot act.

An inside look at the machinations of Australia's busiest local court sees Sydney's top magistrates dealing with a violent street brawl that has a surprising outcome, a long ...

An inside look at the machinations of Australia's busiest local court sees Sydney's top magistrates dealing with a violent street brawl that has a surprising outcome, a long running feud between neighbours, and a father of three facing graffiti charges.

This two part documentary filmed across Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore, investigates the threat to Asia Pacific from supporters of the Islamic State group. ...

This two part documentary filmed across Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore, investigates the threat to Asia Pacific from supporters of the Islamic State group. Featuring interviews with senior Jihadis, their families and counter terrorism experts, this programme details why radicalisation is spreading across the region, and how it is affecting every day people and communities. We investigate the threats that supporters of ISIS present at home. We detail how some individuals have already planned or committed terrorist acts in Asia, and explore existing programmes in the region that counter radical activity.

This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers ...

This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers an in-depth view of the partisanship that gridlocked Washington and charged the 2016 presidential campaign, the rise of populist anger on both sides of the aisle and the racial tensions that have erupted throughout the country.

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Featuring cutting edge visuals, this episode delves into the ...

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Featuring cutting edge visuals, this episode delves into the dark world of former KGB man, Vladimir Putin.

This is the story of Fidel Castro's rise to power and a defiance he maintained until his death at 90. Someone who went from being a symbol of revolution, to a man wielding ...

This is the story of Fidel Castro's rise to power and a defiance he maintained until his death at 90. Someone who went from being a symbol of revolution, to a man wielding power like a tyrant and pushing the western world to the brink of nuclear war.

In this hard-hitting film, musician and documentary maker Professor Green offers a personal and in-depth look at Britain's relationship with it's most popular illegal drug.

In this hard-hitting film, musician and documentary maker Professor Green offers a personal and in-depth look at Britain's relationship with it's most popular illegal drug.

Brazil is known for its beautiful beaches, lush rain forests and vibrant culture. However, in recent years the country has developed a reputation for corrupt politicians, ...

Brazil is known for its beautiful beaches, lush rain forests and vibrant culture. However, in recent years the country has developed a reputation for corrupt politicians, kidnapping, and plastic surgery. Manda Bala (which means "send a bullet") is a film which connects these seemingly disparate elements to create a dazzling, yet harrowing, examination of the political corruption which exists in Brazil.

In 1999, an 89 year-old woman named Doris 'Granny D' Haddock, laced up her sneakers and walked across America to rally against the influence of big money in elections. Making ...

In 1999, an 89 year-old woman named Doris 'Granny D' Haddock, laced up her sneakers and walked across America to rally against the influence of big money in elections. Making friends, enemies and news headlines, Granny D's protest walk lasted 3200 miles and caught the attention of both political players and regular citizens. Five years later, when state Senator Burt Cohen dropped out of the election race, the Democratic Party had just 24 hours to fill Cohen's place on the ballot. Who stepped forward to take the opening? 94 year-old Granny D.

On 1 May 2011, the White House announced that Osama Bin Laden had been shot dead by US Navy SEALS in a house in the town of Abbottabad, Pakistan. The man who had eluded US ...

On 1 May 2011, the White House announced that Osama Bin Laden had been shot dead by US Navy SEALS in a house in the town of Abbottabad, Pakistan. The man who had eluded US forces for so long, the man responsible for masterminding the September 11 attacks on New York and the Pentagon, had been found. Finding Bin Laden was one of Barak Obama's key election promises, and in this program he gives an exclusive interview about the operation for the first time.

In August 2009, Virginia governor Tom Kaine granted conditional pardons to four Navy men who had served 12 years in prison for a Norfolk rape and murder. The evidence and DNA ...

In August 2009, Virginia governor Tom Kaine granted conditional pardons to four Navy men who had served 12 years in prison for a Norfolk rape and murder. The evidence and DNA all pointed to a single assailant, Omar Ballard, who didn't know these sailors. He confessed two years after the crime in a letter from prison. But by then these four sailors had already confessed. What happened in the interrogation room to convince these innocent men to confess to this heinous crime?

The Most Dangerous Man In America is the story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full ...

The Most Dangerous Man In America is the story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of classified documents, decides to challenge an "Imperial" Presidency-answerable to neither Congress, the press, nor the people-in order to help end the Vietnam War. In 1971, Daniel Ellsberg shook America to its foundations when he smuggled a top-secret Pentagon study to the New York Times that showed how five Presidents consistently lied to the American people about the Vietnam War that was killing millions and tearing America apart.

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The Vietnam War was a decade-long struggle that humbled America. It has never before been told start to finish purely as a first person military chronicle: the raw, horrifying ...

The Vietnam War was a decade-long struggle that humbled America. It has never before been told start to finish purely as a first person military chronicle: the raw, horrifying war as experienced by the men who fought it, believing they were there to win. Their experiences revolve around 'tipping points', affecting the crucial events that shaped military decisions and, ultimately, determined the outcome of the war.

When police arrived at a pig farm in rural British Columbia in February of 2002, they stumbled upon a scene of unfathomable horror. The remains of over sixty women were ...

When police arrived at a pig farm in rural British Columbia in February of 2002, they stumbled upon a scene of unfathomable horror. The remains of over sixty women were unearthed - most of whom were Vancouver sex trade workers. This discovery revealed Robert 'Willy' Pickton to be one of the worst serial killers in history.

On 30 March 1981, as US President Ronald Reagan was leaving the Washington Hilton Hotel, 25- year-old John Hinckley III fired six shots from a revolver. One of the bullets ...

On 30 March 1981, as US President Ronald Reagan was leaving the Washington Hilton Hotel, 25- year-old John Hinckley III fired six shots from a revolver. One of the bullets missed Reagan's heart by three inches. His famous quote to his wife was, 'Honey, I forgot to duck.' One of his top aides was not so fortunate.

Twenty years on from the massacre at Tiananmen Square, the two-part documentary, China's Capitalist Revolution attempts to answer why capitalism contributed heavily to the ...

Twenty years on from the massacre at Tiananmen Square, the two-part documentary, China's Capitalist Revolution attempts to answer why capitalism contributed heavily to the tragic events of that day.

On September 6th 1901, whilst opening an expedition, President McKinley was shot by Polish anarchist, Leon Czolgosz. McKinley's successor, 42-year-old Teddy Roosevelt, was ...

On September 6th 1901, whilst opening an expedition, President McKinley was shot by Polish anarchist, Leon Czolgosz. McKinley's successor, 42-year-old Teddy Roosevelt, was sworn in within 12 hours. McKinley was the third US president to be assassinated. How did his killer get so close?

When Tokyo police raided Joji Obara's various properties, they found over two hundred video tapes of Obara's violent assaults on drugged female victims. Officers had gone to ...

When Tokyo police raided Joji Obara's various properties, they found over two hundred video tapes of Obara's violent assaults on drugged female victims. Officers had gone to Obara's property while investigating the disappearance of Lucie Blackman. The case gained nationwide attention as one of Japan's most horrendous sex crimes.

This behind-the-scenes documentary traces the historic presidential campaign of Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States from the beginning in 2006 when questions ...

This behind-the-scenes documentary traces the historic presidential campaign of Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States from the beginning in 2006 when questions arise about whether the first-term senator from Illinois would run for the presidency, as the tension and excitement build as the campaign unexpectedly pulls off a win in the Iowa caucuses, to losing to Senator Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire.

When California introduced medical marijuana laws in 1996 it sparked a chain reaction that led to 18 other states passing similar laws. Two states, Washington and Colorado, ...

When California introduced medical marijuana laws in 1996 it sparked a chain reaction that led to 18 other states passing similar laws. Two states, Washington and Colorado, even legalised marijuana for recreational use. With a full legalisation vote due in 2016, California is now considered by many as the key battleground state in the national marijuana debate. A debate that has divided Americans for over fifty years. From the concrete jungles of LA to the remote isolation of Northern California, "California High" takes you on a journey through the eyes of growers, cops, politicians and ordinary Californians to get up close and personal with the issues. It shows for the first time how truly complex the situation is.

Obama set out to end George Bush's wars in the Middle East and reset relations with the rest of the world. Obama has kept his promise to keep the US army out of the Middle ...

Obama set out to end George Bush's wars in the Middle East and reset relations with the rest of the world. Obama has kept his promise to keep the US army out of the Middle East but the region remained unstable and ISIS gained a foothold in Syria and Iraq. But Obama scored one big win: he negotiated a secret deal to end the nuclear threat from Iran - behind the backs of his closest allies. In his second term, Obama tried to tackle America's most intractable social problems - guns, immigration and race.

Featuring interviews with key political figures including President George W Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Rudolph Giuliani, Michael Bloomberg, and media ...

Featuring interviews with key political figures including President George W Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Rudolph Giuliani, Michael Bloomberg, and media heavy hitters Dan Rather, Tom Brokaw, Matt Lauer and Matthew Broderick, this documentary event examines 9/11 through the lens of the last 15 years. Brought to life by photos declassified in 2016, recently released documents from the 9/11 commission, and never before heard stories from photographers and first responders, a new perspective will arise to provide an unrivalled viewpoint of the historic attack.

In 2010, Susan Neill-Fraser, a Tasmanian grandmother was jailed for 26 years for killing her partner. There were no witnesses, no weapon, no forensic evidence linking her to ...

In 2010, Susan Neill-Fraser, a Tasmanian grandmother was jailed for 26 years for killing her partner. There were no witnesses, no weapon, no forensic evidence linking her to the scene, no confession and Bob Chappell's body has never been found. The police focused on one suspect - Sue Neill-Fraser. Why was the jury convinced beyond reasonable doubt? Her family must prove she is innocent. The more they investigate the more they uncover mistakes, lies and misrepresentation. Set in Hobart, this documentary follows one of the most intriguing and alarming cases in recent Australian history.

A man blindly follows god-like cult leader Yahweh Ben Yahweh even when Yahweh unleashes a bloody campaign of murders and beheadings. He maintains his devotion until Yahweh's ...

A man blindly follows god-like cult leader Yahweh Ben Yahweh even when Yahweh unleashes a bloody campaign of murders and beheadings. He maintains his devotion until Yahweh's tyranny and violence is turned against his devoted follower. And when a woman joins a cult, she is forced to beat her children and live under the brutal militaristic tyranny of the Aggressive Christianity Mission Training Corps.

He has grown from Xhosa aristocrat, penniless migrant, lawyer, revolutionary, guerilla and prisoner to being a statesman and global icon. Now, aged 85, Nelson Mandela is one ...

He has grown from Xhosa aristocrat, penniless migrant, lawyer, revolutionary, guerilla and prisoner to being a statesman and global icon. Now, aged 85, Nelson Mandela is one of the 20th century's towering leaders. This new documentary paints the portrait of a man unknown to the world beyond his inner circle.

DHL Founder and billionaire Larry Hillblom seemed to have vanished into thin air when he failed to return from a routine flight in his vintage Seabee. Even before he was ...

DHL Founder and billionaire Larry Hillblom seemed to have vanished into thin air when he failed to return from a routine flight in his vintage Seabee. Even before he was officially declared dead, bar girls throughout Asia came forward claiming to have children by Larry and seeking a piece of his vast fortune. In Shadow Billionaire director Alexis Manya Spraid unravels the secretive life of this enigmatic and reclusive tycoon.

The award-winning documentary Same Sex America weaves the stories of seven gay and lesbian couples on their emotional journey to the altar with the dramatic showdown at ...

The award-winning documentary Same Sex America weaves the stories of seven gay and lesbian couples on their emotional journey to the altar with the dramatic showdown at Massachusetts' constitutional convention, a vivid demonstration of democracy in action that may change the course of history.

Animated blogs and tweets form the backbone of this enlightening and sometimes shocking reconstruction of Iran's 2009 Green Revolution. In May of that year, the youthful ...

Animated blogs and tweets form the backbone of this enlightening and sometimes shocking reconstruction of Iran's 2009 Green Revolution. In May of that year, the youthful green-clad crowds were enraged, and the atmosphere in the stadium where presidential candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi held his speech was explosive. Election Day itself was a deception on a massive scale and marked the beginning of the period in which Mousavi was put under house arrest; Ahmadinejad seized power and demonstrators were shot.

About 14 million children are enslaved today worldwide - more than at any time in history. Now, in a remarkable journey across five continents, six children tell their ...

About 14 million children are enslaved today worldwide - more than at any time in history. Now, in a remarkable journey across five continents, six children tell their stories. Children are bought and sold like bags of sugar. They break stones in quarries, clean and cook for their owners, work the plantations and service Western sex tourists. They are beaten, abused, denied any contact with their family and often worked to death. Many of their captors do not see the practice as wrong.

This documentary, by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Turnley, captures the 2008 murder of undocumented Mexican immigrant Luis Ramirez by three of the community's ...

This documentary, by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Turnley, captures the 2008 murder of undocumented Mexican immigrant Luis Ramirez by three of the community's white high school football players in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania. It also depicts the aftermath and uproar of a working class community split by many different views on race and values.

Sending a defendant to jail is never an easy decision for magistrates in Australia's busiest local court. Three defendants are now before them on serious charges, including a ...

Sending a defendant to jail is never an easy decision for magistrates in Australia's busiest local court. Three defendants are now before them on serious charges, including a king hit and a robbery. The magistrates' judgements could change lives forever.

See how an obscure religious movement quickly became a regional terrorist network. Suroosh Alvi travels to Nigeria to investigate Boko Haram's rise and the military struggle ...

See how an obscure religious movement quickly became a regional terrorist network. Suroosh Alvi travels to Nigeria to investigate Boko Haram's rise and the military struggle to contain it.

Aleppo is Syria's largest metropolitan area and a millennia-old commercial capital. Today, however, it is a relative ghost town, threatened by regime bombing from the air and ...

Aleppo is Syria's largest metropolitan area and a millennia-old commercial capital. Today, however, it is a relative ghost town, threatened by regime bombing from the air and a militant offensive on the ground. For two weeks over the summer, VICE News embeds with the Islamic Front, a coalition of Islamist rebels fighting the forces of President Bashar al-Assad on one hand, and Islamic State militants on the other. From their secret tunnels beneath the ancient city to their threatened frontline outposts in Aleppo's ruined medieval centre, VICE NEWS followed the Islamic Front as, against overwhelming odds, they battled to retain control of the capital of the Syrian revolution.

Bettany Hughes travels to Vienna on the trail of Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis. Freud's influence surrounds us. In our vocabulary - repression, penis envy, the ...

Bettany Hughes travels to Vienna on the trail of Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis. Freud's influence surrounds us. In our vocabulary - repression, penis envy, the Freudian slip - and in the freedom we take for granted, to talk openly about our deepest feelings and insecurities.

A look inside the world of Anonymous, the radical 'hacktivist' collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age. The program explores the historical roots ...

A look inside the world of Anonymous, the radical 'hacktivist' collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age. The program explores the historical roots of early hacktivist groups and traces how they evolved and coalesced into Anonymous, a full-blown movement with global reach and extraordinary power. Around the world, governments and corporations are taking notice as this loosely organised underground group brings down websites and interrupts commerce. The documentary explores whether this could be the beginning of a new and powerful voice for democratic ideals or just another rogue player craving attention and causing reckless havoc.

Zaatari is no ordinary city. It's a refugee camp in Jordan, and home to some 80,000 Syrians who have fled the bombs and bullets of Syria's civil war. What was once a temporary ...

Zaatari is no ordinary city. It's a refugee camp in Jordan, and home to some 80,000 Syrians who have fled the bombs and bullets of Syria's civil war. What was once a temporary camp has now become a city the size of a small country town. This incredible documentary gets beneath this surprising metropolis, a place of huge logistical challenges and extraordinary human stories. Presenters Anita Rani, Dr Javid Abdelmoneim and hostile-environment expert Ben Timberlake immerse themselves in the life of the camp, reporting from behind the scenes and meeting the families who call Zaatari home.

Imprisoned for life on Robben Island, Nelson keeps up his resistance. Meanwhile the ANC, led by President Oliver Tambo, manages to keep the international spotlight trained on ...

Imprisoned for life on Robben Island, Nelson keeps up his resistance. Meanwhile the ANC, led by President Oliver Tambo, manages to keep the international spotlight trained on apartheid.

On August 17 1988, en route for a military base in Northern Pakistan, Pakistan's pro-military strongman was brought down by a bomb in his Hercules transport plane, possibly in ...

On August 17 1988, en route for a military base in Northern Pakistan, Pakistan's pro-military strongman was brought down by a bomb in his Hercules transport plane, possibly in retaliation for helping the rebels fight the Russians in Afghanistan. Was a Russian agent in the aircraft minutes before he took off?

In September 1998, at the end of the Balkan wars, the Serbian military discovered 37 dead bodies in a concrete canal in western Kosovo. Seven years later, the Prime Minister ...

In September 1998, at the end of the Balkan wars, the Serbian military discovered 37 dead bodies in a concrete canal in western Kosovo. Seven years later, the Prime Minister of Kosovo, Ramush Haradinaj, would be accused of their murder. Now, in the Hague, a team of international lawyers and investigators are determined to prove the innocence of a man they have come to know. This is their story.

In October 2002, Fatemeh Saharkhizan, wife of one of Iran's biggest football stars, Nasser Mohammad-Khani, was found murdered in her bedroom. Mohammad-Khani's mistress ...

In October 2002, Fatemeh Saharkhizan, wife of one of Iran's biggest football stars, Nasser Mohammad-Khani, was found murdered in her bedroom. Mohammad-Khani's mistress Khadijeh Jahed (Shahla), became the prime suspect and was arrested a year later. She was charged and held after confessing to the murder whilst in police custody. But serious inconsistencies have arisen, including the fact that the victim was raped. This film follows Shahla's trial.

On 6 October 1981, the Egyptian President was shot down by four uniformed men who machine-gunned him as he was watching an Egyptian Air Force fly-past. The conspirators killed ...

On 6 October 1981, the Egyptian President was shot down by four uniformed men who machine-gunned him as he was watching an Egyptian Air Force fly-past. The conspirators killed five people, including foreign envoys attending the parade, and the entire assassination was recorded on film.

On 17 July 1918, Tsar Nicholas II and his entire family were murdered and buried in a nearby wood. For more than seventy years their whereabouts was unknown, but new material ...

On 17 July 1918, Tsar Nicholas II and his entire family were murdered and buried in a nearby wood. For more than seventy years their whereabouts was unknown, but new material released from Russia now conclusively reveals their fate.

From Dead Poets Society to Dangerous Minds, celebrate World Teachers' Day with some of the most inspirational educators on the silver screen ... or tablet.
Use this playlist to allow students to explore different families and understand the reasons why certain people, events and days are important to themselves and their families.
In August 1945 the US dropped two nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, devastating the Japanese cities. See the aftermath of the attacks while exploring the history of nuclear disasters. (ACDSEH107, ACDSEH127)
Share the story of Nelson Mandela's struggle to end apartheid in South Africa and build a more peaceful world with this collection about Madiba's life and times.
This playlist focuses on Australia post 1900 and includes topics such as race, rights and immigration in Australia since 1900. Also find out more about migration experiences to Australia. (VCHHC097,VCHHC098,VCHHC100)
This week investigate the world’s cultural diversity, including the culture of indigenous people. gain insights into different cultural groups, beliefs and customs.
A royal wedding is a marriage ceremony involving members of royal family. This week we are celebrating the royal event the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Space inspires our greatest scientific and creative minds. Take to the stars with NASA, or hop aboard Millennium Falcon in the best of space fact and fiction. (ACSSU188,ACSSU189,VCSSU127,VCSSU128,VCSSU129)
On April 27, 1994, millions of first-time voters cast their ballots in South Africa's first free elections, ushering in the presidency of Mandela. Learn about the enormous change from those who lived it.
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