With interviews and footage from his television appearances, this documentary chronicles the life and career of outspoken writer Gore Vidal.
Through interviews with abortion rights supporters and opponents, this film lifts the lid on a decades-long political campaign to overturn Roe v. W...
This stylish mix of documentary and historical epic chronicles the reign of Commodus, the emperor whose rule marked the beginning of Rome's fall.
Amid the ever-changing cyberwar landscape, the powerful National Security Agency is viewed with a mixture of awe and fear around the world.
Officials and experts discuss violent radicalization in the internet age and how governments leverage technology and psychology to address new thre...
Historic footage and leading voices of the era examine the ?Bobby Phenomenon? of the 1960s and the legacy of the man who helped redefine the country.
Friends, associates and critics reveal the truly American story of Donald Trump, the brash businessman who defied the odds to become U.S. president.
Ill-advised financial maneuverings didn't end with the 2008 market crash. Instead, bankers used China-based companies to take investors for a ride.
Historian Lucy Worsley chronicles the triumphs, excesses and violent downfall of the imperial Romanov dynasty, which ruled Russia for three centuries.
This installment of Frank Capra's acclaimed documentary series highlights the need for a Russo-American alliance to defeat the Nazis.
Friends and survivors remember the life of Syrian activist Ghiyath Matar, who died while leading the nonviolent uprising against the Assad regime.
A documentarian uses his own family's experiences as a springboard to explore the ethical issues surrounding the FDA and pharmaceutical industry.
This docuseries delves into the stories of the wrongfully convicted in New Zealand and reveals the cracks in the justice system.
Filmmakers follow U.S. President Barack Obama and his foreign policy team through 21 nations as they craft his diplomatic legacy during his last term.
Explore the public and private sides of feminist firebrand attorney Gloria Allred, who's battled some of the biggest names in politics and business.
After Zimbabwe's disputed 2008 election results, political enemies are asked to write a new constitution and save their country from a bleak future.
This documentary explores the story of a 20-year-old British man who was arrested for trying to shoot presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Michael Moore's documentary addresses the attacks of September 11, outlining the reasons the United States became a target for hatred and terrorism.
One filmmaker's quest to expose the human rights violations faced by India's LGBTQ community was a project of passion seven years in the making.
Filmmaker Laura Poitras shines a dramatic light on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, one of the most controversial figures of the early 21st century.
Learn how factory farming is decimating the planet's natural resources -- and why this crisis has been largely ignored by major environmental groups.
Surviving power struggles, betrayals and plots, Hitler's inner circle of Nazi leaders seizes control of Germany and designs its disastrous future.
Drawing on newly available info, this show traces how the British royal family has survived the last 100 years of power struggles, politics and more.
Explore the remarkable life and private struggles of the late Princess Diana through interviews with her brother and others who knew her well.
This documentary examines the story of the Panama Canal and the motives behind the transfer of the canal from the United States to Panama.
This video diary-style documentary follows filmmaker Alvaro Longoria as he visits North Korea and examines the country's propaganda machine.
Capturing global attention, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe leads a peaceful protest against an oil pipeline threatening the drinking water of millions.
Skeptics and experts discuss photographs and other evidence that suggest the United States government faked NASA's moon landings for political gain.
Hulk Hogan's court case against Gawker Media sheds light on wealthy, powerful figures who challenge freedom of the press in order to silence critics.
Explore how Caesar, Napoleon, Mussolini, Hitler and modern-day dictators consolidated their considerable power through bold and brazen coups.
Starting in 1881, this film describes how the personal battle between the royal Romanovs and Lenin's Ulyanov family led to the Russian Revolution.
Jessica and Diana were sisters who were separated by just a few years in age. But their political ideologies couldn't have been any farther apart.
Explore how John F. Kennedy's worldview was influenced by his younger years, when he endured poor health, family tragedy and a demanding father.
Thailand's complicated history with marijuana continues to play a role in its policies and laws, as well as the health and security of its citizens.
This documentary profiles the celebrated Hindi film director known as much for his embrace of leftist politics and social concerns as lyrical cinema.
Tales of tragedy and scandal unfold through the history of Chatsworth, a grand estate that has been home to some of England's most noted aristocrats.