Tagged: documentary

Ben: Diary of a heroin addict

An exclusive, poignant and intimate film about the devastating effect of drug addiction. Ben Rogers was a bright school boy from a loving, middle class family. He played in the orchestra, loved cricket and...

Between the beats: Nina Kraviz

Resident Advisor reveals the highs and lows of life as a touring DJ, they begin their film series with an intimate journey across Europe with Nina Kraviz. Producer, occasional vocalist, and Nina Kraviz hails from Irkutsk,...

Le clitoris

Women are lucky, they get to have the only organ in the human body dedicated exclusively for pleasure: the clitoris! In this humorous and instructive animated documentary, find out its unrecognized anatomy and its...

1984 and the modern state of surveillance

Metaflix takes a look at George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece ‘1984‘ and how modern surveillance has gone far beyond even his most frightening predictions. Zero Days is a documentary focused on Stuxnet, a piece of self-replicating computer...

Sous le donjon de Manu Le Malin

A night in 1997, Manu Le Malin (Emmanuel Dauchez), invited by the Astropolis crew, discovered the Castle of Keriolet, in Concarneau. He was only 26 years old. Twenty years later, the “enfant terrible” of...

Unit 731

Unit 731 (731部隊 Nana-san-ichi butai, Chinese: 731部队) was a covert biological and chemical warfare research and development unit of the Imperial Japanese Army that undertook lethal human experimentation during the Second Sino-Japanese War (1937–1945)...

Kraftwerk and the electronic revolution

As innovative as they are influential, Kraftwerk‘s contribution to the development of electronic music since their formation in 1970 remains unsurpassed. Having inspired everyone from Bowie to Coldplay, Siouxsie to Radiohead, this bizarre collective...

The science of Interstellar

Interstellar, from acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan, takes us on a fantastic voyage far beyond our solar system. Yet in The Science of Interstellar, Kip Thorne, the theoretical physicist who assisted Nolan on the scientific...

The Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge‘s clearance above high water averages 67 m while its towers, at 227 m above the water, were the world’s tallest on a suspension bridge until 1998 when bridges in Denmark and Japan...