Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea (2004)

Director: Chris Metzler, Jeff Springer
Starring: Narrated by, John Waters

An inland ocean with a close proximity to the urban areas of Southern California, the Salton was once a veritable paradise referred to as the 'Califor... Read more

Wild Women of the West (2003)

Starring: Narrated by, Maggie Scanlan

The women of the west were strong, willing and capable hardworking characters, who arrived in the vast west to fill many of the seemingly prepared rol... Read more

One Man, One Cow, One Planet ( aka How to Save the World ) (2007)

Director: Thomas Burstyn
Starring: Narrated by, Peter Coyote

AKA "How to Save the World". This 'eco-mentary' exposes globalization and its mantra of infinite growth in an infinite world for what it really is: an... Read more

Homo Sapiens 1900 (1999)

Director: Peter Cohen
Starring: Narrated by, Jan Holmquist

Peter Cohen's sobering look at the world-wide interest in eugenics throughout the early 20th century. Emerging around 1900, eugenic movements spawned... Read more

Emmanuel's Gift (2005)

Director: Lisa Lax, Nancy Stern
Starring: Narrated by, Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey narrates this documentary examining the remarkable life of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, a Ghanian man born into poverty with a severely deform... Read more

The Marriage Of Figaro (1995)

Starring: Narrated by, Peter Ustinov

This unusual production is one of a series of Mozart's works performed by marionettes! The Salzburg Marionette Theatre joins forces with the Philharm... Read more

Global Warming: The Signs and the Science (2005)

Starring: Narrated by, Alanis Morissette

Exploring what is arguably the most significant environmental phenomenon of the last 10,000 years, this documentary was filmed in the United States, A... Read more

Plan Colombia: Cashing In on the Drug War Failure (2003)

Director: Gerard Ungerman, Audrey Brohy
Starring: Narrated by, Edward Asner

Colombia is synonymous with drug trafficking, the country earns an enormous amount of money every year by shipping its illegal wares to the US. But th... Read more

Zulu Wars 1879 (1996)

Starring: Narrated by, Robert Powell

A dissection of the British army's campaign in Zululand with dramatised 'eye-witness' reports, battle reconstructions, 3D computer mapping and footage... Read more

Empires: Queen Victoria's Empire (2003)

Starring: Narrated by, Donald Sutherland

This instalment of the PBS 'Empires' series tells the story of the boom of the British Empire and the figures that lead its expansion, including Queen... Read more