This political thriller tells the true story of crimes that have been covered up for over thirty years. East Timor, 1975. As Indonesia prepares to invade the tiny nation of East Timor, five Australian based journalists go missing. Four weeks later, veteran foreign correspondent Roger East is lured to East Timor by the young and charismatic Jose Ramos-Horta to tell the story of his country and investigate the fate of the missing men. As East's determination to uncover the truth grows, the threat of invasion intensifies and an unlikely friendship develops between the last foreign correspondent in East Timor and the man who will become President.
The harrowing true story of Alain Marecaux, a respected lawyer, husband and father whose life is shattered by false allegations of child abuse. His fight to prove his innocence is a riveting indictment the law system.
A Bolivian presidential candidate failing badly in the polls enlists the firepower of an elite American management team, led by the deeply damaged but still brilliant strategist Calamity Jane Bodine. In self-imposed retirement following a scandal that earned her nickname and rocked her to her core, Jane is coaxed back into the game for the chance to beat her professional nemesis, the loathsome Pat Cand, now coaching the opposition.
In 2012 the feminist art collective Pussy Riot performed a 40-second 'punk prayer' inside Russia's main cathedral. This led to their arrest and culminated in a trial that has reverberated around the world.
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 60 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. Through exclusive interviews and re-creations, the program recounts how Pickton's murders went unchallenged for decades and, ultimately, how the net began to close around him.