Documentary Shows

The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson

The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson

Roger Rogerson was a tough cop in a tough town. Just what was needed many would say. This 2011 portrayal of his life provides a unique insight into Sydney's underworld, the characters, crimes and the key events that spanned his career as one of the city's most feared law enforcers.
2 Videos
Reel
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
2 Videos
VPRO
Billy Connolly's Big Send Off

Billy Connolly's Big Send Off

Comedian and Hollywood star Billy Connolly is a big fan of life. He's effervescent, energised and inspired by it, but he's also genuinely fascinated by the way we as humans treat death. This series follows the straight-talking Scot as he explores changing attitudes, beliefs and approaches towards death, while also considering his own approach to the final curtain. Billy strolls around America's largest funeral convention, discovering the hundreds of ways that you can put someone in the ground, on the moon, in a diamond or even turn them into a mushroom!
2 Videos
BBC

Documentary Videos

David Attenborough Meets President Obama

David Attenborough Meets President Obama

David Attenborough talks to President Obama about issues facing the natural world today.
BBC
48mins
Billy Connolly's Big Send Off - Billy Connolly's Big Send Off - Episode 2
BBC
46mins
Billy Connolly's Big Send Off - Billy Connolly's Big Send Off - Episode 1

Billy Connolly's Big Send Off - Episode 1

Billy meets Eric Idle to discuss funeral plans.
BBC
46mins
Elizabeth: The Making of a Queen

Elizabeth: The Making of a Queen

Take a unique and exclusive look at a defining period in the Queen's life - from the moment her father the King died on February 6th 1952 to the day of her Coronation on June 2nd 1953 - when the shy 25-year-old was suddenly thrust into the limelight.
TVF Media
48mins
Backlight - Bye Bye Car

Bye Bye Car

Driverless cars will be how we move around in the future. In 10 years' time, Ford Motors' Bill Ford says his company will sell mobility, not cars. We ask the experts, including Tesla pioneer Elon Musk, what they think the future has in store for us.
VPRO
49mins
Backlight - Aleksander Litvinenko

Aleksander Litvinenko

It started as a possible case of food poisoning, but within weeks turned into a spectacle of enormous political proportions. Aleksander Litvinenko, former member of the Russian secret service, died after being poisoned with a radioactive substance.
VPRO
54mins
The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson - The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson - Part 2

The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson - Part 2

Roger Rogerson was a tough cop in a tough town. Just what was needed many would say. This 2011 portrayal of his life provides a unique insight into Sydney's underworld, the characters, crimes and key events of one of the city's most feared enforcers.
Reel
104mins
The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson - The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson - Part 1

The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson - Part 1

Roger Rogerson was a tough cop in a tough town. Just what was needed many would say. This 2011 portrayal of his life provides a unique insight into Sydney's underworld, the characters, crimes and key events of one of the city's most feared enforcers.
Reel
130mins
Last Flight to Berlin: The Search for a Bomber Pilot

Last Flight to Berlin: The Search for a Bomber Pilot

This very personal and moving film documents filmmaker Robert Linnell's attempt to make sense of his father's death in combat during World War II, when Robert was just two-months-old.
Janson Media
47mins
Filming My Father: In Life and Death

Filming My Father: In Life and Death

A unique filmic record revealing the devastating reality of motor neurone disease, as it has never been seen before.
BBC
45mins