Informative documentaries

  • 3 min.

    01 Morocco: Why do you Live?

    Pascale and Jean-Denis Lilot, 2017

    The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why - Mark Twain

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  • 55 min.

    The children of Sisyphus

    Didier Minne, 2011

    This film is an encounter with the daily life of children with autism or psychosis.

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  • 58 min.

    Nuclear: Nothing to report

    de Halleux, Alain, 2009

    Pro or anti nuclear power? Essential opinions are missing from this debate, that of nuclear energy workers. Our safety is in their hands. This film gives them a voice.

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  • 52 min.

    Harvest of hunger

    Collard, Marie-France, 2011

    This film crosses the destinies of very different farmers in different countries across the world.

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  • 54 min.

    See the wood from the trees

    Martin, Jean-Philippe, 2011

    Three local initiatives attempt to make young people in Laos aware of the richness of their environment.

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  • 52 min.

    Blue Gold

    Pierpont, Damien de, 2007

    The water problem in Marrakech goes to the heart of what defines the question of Moroccan economic development. Drought, mass tourism, globalisation...

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  • 52 min.

    Raising Resistance

    Borgveld, Bettina & Bernet, David, 2012

    This beautiful shot documentary explores the difficult issue of contemporary soy production, where traditional agriculture has to give way to modern production techniques.

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  • 60 min.

    Cambodia: The Virginity Trade

    Watson, Matthew, 2009

    Cambodia: The Virginity Trade is a compelling and alarming account of the lives of girls and women affected by the virginity trade and sex industry present in Cambodia.

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  • 56 min.

    Black Diamonds, Fool's Gold

    Lamche, Pascal, 2010

    Being an international football player is every little boys dream. Especially in Africa, boys are encouraged to pursue a career in football in order to escape poverty.

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  • 28 min.

    China on China, a Dramatic History

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    As of 2013, China has the second-largest economy in the world, in terms of nominal GDP. No other country in history has risen so quickly from poverty to prosperity. How is this possible? How did the rise take place and what happened along the way?

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  • 29 min.

    China on China, the Comeback

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    After centuries of Western dominance, China has made a comeback as an economic super power. China is the second largest economy in the world and for most parts of the world, China has become an important trade partner.

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  • 28 min.

    China on China, Sun Wind but no Water

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    Over the past decennia, China has become the factory of the world. The economical growth has benefited the country in many ways. However, the industrialization has been disastrous for the environment and the living conditions of many others.

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  • 28 min.

    China on China, more than Half the Sky

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    With the prospect of freedom and a career, a growing number of contemporary Chinese women has become an independent urban citizen. The reforms have had a positive impact on the financial position of women in China.

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  • 28 min.

    China on China, Culture for Billions

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    The Chinese film industry is booming. In less than 15 years, Chinese cinema has evolved into a billion dollar industry. Although the films made in China are gaining huge popularity at home, international conquests have yet to be made.

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  • 29 min.

    China on China, a New Generation

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    Thanks to the economic prosperity of contemporary China, the life of young Chinese is in no way comparable to the lives of their parents. Rapid urbanization has led to new challenges and career opportunities.

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  • 28 min.

    China on China, Everything has a Price Tag

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet & Jarnebrink, Lollo, 2013

    This third episode of the series China on China focuses on the changing costs of living and the growing income gap in the Chinese contemporary society. The vast economic growth of the country has benefited some people more than others.

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  • 58 min.

    Money for nothing

    Bruce, Jim, 2013

    The dollar is the most remarkable achievement in the history of money. This piece of paper costs nothing to produce and there i€™s nothing behind it, its value solely based on trust.

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  • 59 min.

    When bubbles burst

    Moland, Hans Petter, 2012

    When Bubbles Burst provides a fascinating glimpse into the inner workings of the global economy, examining the mechanics behind economic bubbles, crashes and suggesting trends for the future.

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  • 53 min.

    Murge - the Cold War front

    Arvat, Massimo, 2012

    For 13 days in 1962, the impending doom of the Cold War almost became reality as the world balanced on the brink of nuclear war. Krushchevs decision to place nuclear weapons in Cuba sparked the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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  • 53 min.

    Secrets of Stalingrad

    Hayden, Jim, 2010

    The German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941 was the largest troop offensive in military history. The Battle of Stalingrad saw over two million soldiers fighting for two hundred days in the most nightmarish conditions imaginable.

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  • 54 min.

    XXL

    Pedroni, Tania, 2009

    Obesity is becoming more and more visible in our everyday lives. In Italy there's a public hospital specialized in treatment for the obese.

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  • 52 min.

    Mermaids Tears: Oceans of Plastic

    Feydel, Sandrine, 2009

    Plastic revolutionized our life, but at what price? It has infiltrated in our everyday products, but it has also exponentially polluted our oceans.

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