Documentary

  • Hellbent: 78 Days of Bombing Yugoslavia
    This RT America special presentation commemorates the 20th anniversary of NATO’s 78 day bombing campaign against Yugoslavia. It examines the lead up to the operation, the nearly 3 months of relentless attacks by NATO and the aftermath 20 years...
    Mar 23, 2019 17:24
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  • Hellbent: 78 Days of Bombing Yugoslavia
    Hellbent: 78 Days of Bombing Yugoslavia
    This RT America special presentation commemorates the 20th anniversary of NATO’s 78 day bombing campaign against Yugoslavia. It examines the lead up to the operation, the nearly 3 months of relentless attacks by NATO and the aftermath 20 years...
    Mar 23, 2019 17:24
  • Republic of Srpska
    Republic of Srpska
    RTD visits Republika Srpska, Bosnia’s Serb “entity” and hears the Bosnian Serb side of the story about the War and its aftermath. RTD meets recent President Milorad Dodic and butcher-or-hero, General Ratko Mladic’s son,...
    Mar 22, 2019 17:32
  • Black Lives: Agents of Change
    Black Lives: Agents of Change
    Young African Americans like Steven Stewart from Philadelphia often grow up in crime-ridden areas with substandard schools. RTD finds out how the community is stepping in to give them the skills they need to turn their lives around. At YESPhilly,...
    Mar 20, 2019 13:53
  • She is My Son
    She is My Son
    These Afghan girls have to reject their femininity and pretend to be male. They are called Bacha Posh. In Afghanistan’s traditional patriarchal society, many women can’t leave the house without a male accompanying them. For this reason,...
    Mar 20, 2019 06:30
  • Requiem for the American dream
    Requiem for the American dream
    ‘Requiem for the American dream’ is the definitive discourse with Noam Chomsky, widely regarded as the most important intellectual alive, on the defining characteristic of our time – the deliberate concentration of wealth and power...
    Mar 18, 2019 07:29
  • The Bridge
    The Bridge
    Looming large across the Kerch Strait, the Crimean Bridge now links mainland Russia and Crimea after opening to car traffic. The ambitious infrastructure project ensures fast and reliable transportation for locals and tourists traveling to and from...
    Mar 15, 2019 06:30
  • Dying Alone
    Dying Alone
    Thousands of people die alone in Japan every year. Many are discovered weeks or months after they've passed away. The phenomenon of solitary deaths, or kodokushi, has become so common there is now high demand for services that clean out the...
    Mar 12, 2019 11:49
  • Incarcerating US
    Incarcerating US
    ‘Incarcerating US’ is a feature-length documentary that exposes America’s prison problem and explores ways to unshackle the Land of the Free through vital criminal justice reforms. With 2.3 million people behind bars, the US has...
    Mar 6, 2019 06:03
  • Machete boys of Congo
    Machete boys of Congo
    There is no law or moral code for the youngsters of impoverished neighbourhoods in the port city of Matadi. In their teenage years, they’ve already earned a reputation as ruthless outlaws who prowl the streets, steal from locals, extort money...
    Mar 4, 2019 06:00
  • Black Lives: Truths
    Black Lives: Truths
    Though segregation ended more than 50 years ago, many cities across the US are still racially divided. We visit distressed black neighbourhoods in Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia to see how urban planning has shaped America's inequality and...
    Mar 1, 2019 06:00