Documentary

Baraka

Named after a Sufi word that translates roughly as “breath of life” or “blessing,” Baraka is Ron Fricke’s impressive follow-up to Godfrey Reggio’s non-verbal documentary film Koyaanisqatsi. Fricke was cinematographer and collaborator on Reggio’s film, and for Baraka he struck out on his own to polish and expand the photographic techniques used on Koyaanisqatsi. The […]

Psywar: The Real Battlefield Is Your Mind

The film explores the evolution of propaganda and public relations in the United States, with an emphasis on the “elitist theory of democracy” and the relationship between war, propaganda and class. This is not a high budget affair, but was financed via a blue collar job, and is being released online for free. The interviews […]

Burzynski,the Movie – Cancer is serious business

Burzynski, the Movie is the story of a medical doctor and Ph.D biochemist named Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski who won the largest, and possibly the most convoluted and intriguing legal battle against the Food & Drug Administration in American history. His victorious battles with the United States government were centered around Dr. Burzynski’s gene-targeted cancer medicines […]

The Quickening

All around the planet hundreds of millions of people are waiting for events to unfold in the year 2012, that they… believe will bring either the birth of a harmonious new reality… or ‘the end of the world. But what if those events were actually to take place THIS YEAR, in 2011? In Awakening As […]

Why We Believe in Gods: Andy Thomson (Lecture)

This lecture summarizes the scientific research that explains the human inclination to create divinity.It is not a defense of atheism, but rather shows what science has to say about the various modules and capacities that humans have developed over the millenia that lend themselves to the generation and embrace of religious explanations. Although the author […]

Tesla: Master of Lightning

Nikola Tesla invented or developed many of the electrical technologies which form the basis of modern life, including: alternating-current (AC) power transmission and electric motors; high-frequency (HF) communications, the basis for radio and television; neon lighting; remote radio-control; and X-rays. But his visionary genius and technical skill was countered by his lack of business acumen […]

Zeitgeist: Beyond the Pale

Zeitgeist: Beyond the Pale, the 4th installment of the ‘Zeitgeist Film Series’, [anticipated release in late 2012 / early 2013] will continue its exploration of culture – this time from the perspective of what comprises the values dominant in society today and what defines their merit with respect to social sustainability.  This defiantly critical work […]

The God Delusion

The God Delusion explores the unproven beliefs that are treated as factual by many religions and the extremes to which some followers have taken them. Dawkins opens the programme by describing the “would-be murderers. who want to kill you and me, and themselves, because they’re motivated by what they think is the highest ideal.” Dawkins […]