Documentary-maker Laura Poitras follows Edward Snowden and covers the NSA spying scandal that shocked the world. Citizenfour is a tense real-life thriller with unprecedented access to Snowden as he reveals classified documents pertaining to mass illegal invasions of privacy by the NSA.
In 1968, English politician Enoch Powell delivered a controversial speech, called the ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech, in which predicted that the UK’s immigration policy would result in violence on the streets of Britain. This documentary examines the effect of this speech on the country’s immigration policy. Year: 2008
VICE News travels to the Guantanamo Bay detention facility to understand what is happening there. They speak to a former detainee and a former guard to get a glimpse of what life is like in this prison. Year: 2014
Taxi To The Dark Side explores the United States’ use of torture and focuses on the case of an innocent Afghan man who was beaten to death by American soldiers while being held in a detention facility. In the winter of 2002, a poor Afghan man named Dilawar managed to save enough money to buy […]