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The Daughter of Darkness (2021)

The Daughter of Darkness (2021)

How to understand – where is good and where is evil? Who can be trusted, and who needs to be circumvented per kilometer. Elder Ivan, who ...
Roman Tragedies (2021)

Roman Tragedies (2021)

In Roman tragedies, Ivo van Hove and Jan Versweyveld have created a unique arena in which Shakespeare speaks about our time more than ever and ...
Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
7.8

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, ...
Green Dragon Crescent Blade (2021)

Green Dragon Crescent Blade (2021)

Guan Yu, legendary general of Three Kingdoms, invented new weapon – guandao halberd. His own guandao called “Green Dragon Crescent ...
The Forgotten Battle (2021)

The Forgotten Battle (2021)

November 1944. On the flooded isle of Walcheren, Zeeland, thousands of Allied soldiers are battling the German army. Three young lives become ...
Terezin: Children of the Holocaust (2021)

Terezin: Children of the Holocaust (2021)

The first-ever filmed adaptation of the storied play by Anna Smulowitz, Terezin: Children of the Holocaust follows a day and night in the life of ...
Son of the South (2021)
5.3

Son of the South (2021)

Bob Zellner, grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement.
Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya (2021)

Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya (2021)

Autumn 1941. Yesterday’s schoolgirl Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya volunteered for a sabotage school. The partisan detachment, in which Zoya was ...
The Death of Priam (2021)

The Death of Priam (2021)

A look into Jules Josephs Lefebvre’s famous painting “La mort de Priam” or “The Death of Priam” without a dialogue.
The Dig (2021)
7.2

The Dig (2021)

Jan. 14, 2021

The Dig (2021)

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, ...
The Delivered (2021)

The Delivered (2021)

Jan. 12, 2021

The Delivered (2021)

Set on an isolated farm in Shropshire in 1657. The story of Fanny Lye, a woman who learns to transcend her oppressive marriage and discover a new ...
The Trump Insurrection (2021)

The Trump Insurrection (2021)

Wolf Blitzer anchors a special look exploring the origins and execution of the coup attempt Donald Trump inspired to prevent his successor from ...
The Wikipedia Promise (2021)
6.7

The Wikipedia Promise (2021)

In 2001, Jimmy Wales published the first article on Wikipedia, a collaborative effort that began with a promise: to democratize the spreading of ...
The Lady of Heaven (2020)

The Lady of Heaven (2020)

A child from war-torn Iraq finds himself moving into a new home after his mother passes away. There, he meets a loving old woman who tells him ...
Shadows in My Eyes (2020)

Shadows in My Eyes (2020)

The story behind the accidental bombing of a Copenhagen French school during the British Royal Air Force’s 1945 attack on nearby Gestapo ...
The Silver Skates (2020)
6.8

The Silver Skates (2020)

1899, the Christmas-time St.Petersburg. Ice-covered rivers and canals of the capital seethe with festive activities. On the eve of the new ...
Dara of Jasenovac (2020)
8.7

Dara of Jasenovac (2020)

During the Nazi-occupied Ustasha regime “NDH” in former Yugoslavia during WWII, little girl Dara is sent to the concentration camp ...
The Burning of Atlanta (2020)
4.7

The Burning of Atlanta (2020)

“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near the end of the war, and the desperation and terror this ...
Mank (2020)
7.1

Mank (2020)

Nov. 13, 2020

Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish ...
The Last Frontier (2020)
6.4

The Last Frontier (2020)

The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units ...
Louis van Beethoven (2020)
6.3

Louis van Beethoven (2020)

1779. Eight-year-old Ludwig van Beethoven, called “Louis”, is already known as a musical prodigy. He learns to go his own way – ...
This is Halloween (2020)

This is Halloween (2020)

Shock Docs: This is Halloween combines an impressive set of experts/historians and stars from many of the Travel Channel’s most popular series ...
Radium Girls (2020)
6.3

Radium Girls (2020)

Oct. 23, 2020

Radium Girls (2020)

Young women toiling in a factory are exposed to hazardous material which takes a disastrous toll on their health.