A BBC documentary film strand, with the focus on investigative journalism.

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Pandora's Box (TV Mini-Series 1992)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The consequences of exploiting technological and political ideas without understanding and concern for the outcome.

Stars: George Ball, Roy Adkin, Abel G. Aganbegyan
Documentary | History | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The story of America's rise to power starting in 1959, it uses nothing but archive footage and Amercia pop music. Showing the consequences on the rest of the world and in peoples mind.

Director: Adam Curtis
Stars: H. Rap Brown, Nikita Khrushchev, Richard Nixon
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

A series of three documentaries about the use of fear for political gain.

Stars: Gilles Kepel, Melvin Goodman, Stephen Holmes
Modern Times (1995–2015)
Documentary
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Stars: Duncan Staff, Holly Aird, Warwick Davis
Documentary
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Individual freedom is the dream of our age. It's what our leaders promise to give us, it defines how we think of ourselves and... See full synopsis »

Stars: Robert Kavesh, Friedrich von Hayek, Philip Mirowski
Documentary
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A series of films about how humans have been colonized by the machines we have built. Although we don't realize it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.

Stars: Adam Curtis, Stewart Brand, Peder Anker
The Mayfair Set (TV Series 1999)
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The effects on Britains economic and political power brought by unscrupulous, reckless gamblers from the notorious gambling club in the 60s - the Clermont Club.

Stars: James Goldsmith, Tiny Rowland, Jim Slater
Bitter Lake (2015)
Documentary
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An experimental documentary that explores Saudi Arabia's relationship with the U.S. and the role this has played in the war in Afghanistan.

Director: Adam Curtis
Stars: George Bush, George W. Bush, Joanne Herring
Forty Minutes (1981–1994)
Documentary
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Documentaries on any possible subject, the only connection being that they last forty minutes.

Stars: Michael Dean, Ian Holm, Jane Asher
Documentary
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Documentary about the system built housing of the 1960's.

Director: Adam Curtis
Stars: David Jones, Tom Akroyd, Bill Allen
Newswipe (2009–2010)
Documentary | Comedy
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Hosted and written by Charlie Brooker, this sardonic series follows and critiques both current news stories and the way television portrays them.

Stars: Charlie Brooker, Tim Key, Doug Stanhope
The Century of the Self (TV Mini-Series 2002)
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A documentary about the rise of psychoanalysis as a powerful means of persuasion for both governments and corporations.

Stars: Adam Curtis, Ann Bernays, Robert Reich
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Tom Bower ...
 Himself - Reporter (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Caroline Beale ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
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