BBC – The Last Pirates Britains Rebel DJs 720p HDTV

BBC – The Last Pirates Britains Rebel DJs 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.06 GB
Category: Documentary

In the 1980s a new generation of pirate radio stations exploded on to Britain’s FM airwaves. Unlike their seafaring swinging 60s forerunners, these pirates broadcast from London’s estates and tower blocks to create a platform for black music in an era when it was shut out by legal radio and ignored by the mainstream music industry.
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Smithsonian Channel – Panama’s Animal Highway 720p HDTV

Smithsonian Channel – Panama’s Animal Highway 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.16 GB
Category: Documentary

Across the U.S., birds fly south for the winter, jaguars and coyotes navigate the jungle corridors, and sea turtles take over the beaches. This narrow isthmus is a vital pit stop for millions of migrating animals, but it’s currently in danger. Development, pollution, and climate change threaten to disrupt this fragile throughway. Researchers are scrambling to address these challenges, using modern tracking devices to follow the animals and protect the millions that journey along this unique cross-continental passageway. [Read more…]

BBC – Miriams Dead Good Adventure 720p HDTV

BBC – Miriams Dead Good Adventure 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.47 GB
Chapter 1:
Miriam Margolyes explores mortality, visiting a home for dementia patients and meeting a scientist in the US who claims that technology will soon provide a cure for the ageing process. She attends a festival in California for people determined to prolong their lives by any means, and discovers that laughter may help people to live longer and stay healthier. [Read more…]

BBC – True North 2019 Hell or High Water 720p HDTV

BBC – True North 2019 Hell or High Water 720p HDTV
English | Size: 693 MB
Category: Documentary

The inspirational story of two sisters who face their own mortality. Sixty-year-old Shirley sets out on an epic journey to row 3,000 miles unsupported across the Atlantic Ocean while her sister, Evelyn, battles a rare incurable cancer back home in Northern Ireland. [Read more…]

BBC – Undercover with the Clerics Iraqs Secret Sex Trade 720p HDTV

BBC – Undercover with the Clerics Iraqs Secret Sex Trade 720p HDTV
English | Size: 834 MB
Category: Documentary

Nawal Al-Maghafi exposes a secret world of sexual exploitation in Iraq. Some Shia clerics are using a controversial practice called ‘pleasure marriage’ to groom vulnerable girls and young women and pimp them out. [Read more…]

BBC – Storyville – Inside Lehman Brothers The Whistleblowers (2019) 720p HDTV

BBC – Storyville – Inside Lehman Brothers: The Whistleblowers (2019) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 789 MB
Category: Documentary

In the autumn of 2007, Matthew Lee, a worried accounting executive at Lehman Brothers, began to notice serious financial irregularities in the company’s practices. When he refused to approve tens of billions of dollars’ worth of suspicious transactions, he was fired. [Read more…]

BBC – Storyville 2019 The PM the Playboy and the Wolf of Wall Street 720p HDTV

BBC – Storyville 2019 The PM the Playboy and the Wolf of Wall Street 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.48 GB
Category: Documentary

A Malaysian wealth fund is robbed of US$3.5 billion. It is the world’s biggest white-collar heist involving government corruption at the highest level, an abuse of power and international money laundering. [Read more…]

Channel 4 – For Sama (2019) 720p HDTV

Channel 4 – For Sama (2019) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.33 GB
Category: Documentary

Documentary capturing one woman’s experiences working in a hospital in a Syrian war zone, while also raising a daughter as well as becoming involved in the uprising against the Assad regime. The film captures her and her husband’s efforts to create and run a series of makeshift hospitals in the midst of a bombing campaign by the Russian air force over the course of five years. [Read more…]

BBC – Marc Bolan Cosmic Dancer 720p HDTV

BBC – Marc Bolan Cosmic Dancer 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1013 MB
Category: Documentary

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This intimate biography, narrated in Marc Bolan’s own words, traces his remarkable journey from Hackney’s ‘king of the mods’ to Tyrannosaurus Rex, as he evolved into the artist known as ‘the hippie with a knife up his sleeve’.
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BBC – Our World 2019 Addicted Americas Opioid Crisis 720p HDTV

BBC – Our World 2019 Addicted Americas Opioid Crisis 720p HDTV
English | Size: 326 MB
Category: Documentary

America’s love affair with opioids has had a devastating impact. Every 25 minutes a baby is born suffering from opioid withdrawal and a new generation is growing up with addicted parents. For years pharmaceutical companies made billions from the drugs, but now lawsuits are piling up and so are questions for regulators who should have prevented the crisis. Our World traces why so many Americans became addicted and meets children and workers on the front line who are now picking up the pieces. [Read more…]