Category “Society”

The Whole World is Watching

The Whole World is Watching is a film by Michael Sizer that brings attention to one of societies most pressing issues, our right to free speech and the ability to stand up for ourselves. Sizer set's about exploring some of the challenges that can be faced by citizen journalists today, including their ability to film in public and expose any wrong doing committed by figures of authority. With the age of social media upon us and where sharing content has become so easy it is clear to see why those in power are...

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Underage and Over the Limit

The issue of underage drinking is really becoming a serious one in Ireland and the UK but especially in the North East of England where the highest percentage of underage drinkers can be found, with ages ranging from as low as 11 up to 15 years of age. The film by the BBC sets about following social worker Phil Tye in his constant struggle to improve the situation and effort in preventing young teens ending up dependent on...

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Chiraq

This is an eight part documentary by Vice's music devision, Noisey. They venture to Englewood which is one of the sketchiest areas in Chicago city and hook up with Chief Keef, a famous rapper in the Hip-Hop, drill...

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Poor Kids of America

In the United States child poverty has reached record levels, with over 16 million children now affected nationwide. One in twelve americans are now jobless and many children are growing up with little hope of long term employment. With middle class families loosing their homes sometimes with very short notice, more and more pressure is being piled onto charitable causes such as food banks and shelters. In this documentary BBC ask three children to express their views on what life in modern America is really all about these...

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Britains Broken Families

A recent documentary by the BBC has set about following the work of Newcastle's Family Intervention Project or FIP, the project aims to try and help some of the more disruptive families in the area. Two of the FIP workers followed by this documentary are Claire Stewart and Vicki McKeown both are assigned to a family in an attempt to turn their lives around and help improve the overall home situation. Claire's aim is to try and help mother Sharon get her 14 year old daughter to go to school and Vicki is faced with the task of helping two boys who seem to be getting neglected and are at...

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Educating North Korea

Panorama find themselves with unique access to one of the most unusual academic institutions, situated in North Korea its surprising that a country renowned for its secrecy and isolation would allow foreign lectures teach the sons of some of the countries most powerful men. This university which is funded by the west is attempting to open the minds of the future...

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The Collective Evolution III: The Shift

The Collective Evolution III is a new documentary that has only been out a few days, already however it has gathered a lot of great feedback and over 30,000 views on YouTube. It's a powerful documentary that delves into a revolutionary shift which affects many aspects of our planet. People all over are becoming more aware of the existing control systems in place that can aid in preventing us from finding our true potential and experiencing it to the fullest. This film explores hidden technologies and new alternatives in an effort to expose a bright future that can be found ahead of...

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Harlem USA

Harlem USA filmed is said to be a documentary for the people by the people of Harlem but having had a little help for Canadian director Eric Schachter. Eric began frequenting Harlem many years ago, embracing its culture but he quickly became aware of a real problem, one that is shared all over the world by so many different communities and that is the blight of gentrification and dispossession. This film however is a great tribute to a remarkable people, shedding light on the true wonder of Harlem and allowing insight into the vibrant culture seen...

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The Field: Violence, Hip Hop & Hope For Chicago

World Star Hip-Hip have created this 40 minute film, documenting the Chicago Hip-Hop scene and the violence that is being associated with the...

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