Neo-Nazis that chase homosexuals. And Russia´s president Vladimir Putin adds fuel to the flames. He signs the bill that treats homosexuality the same as pedophilia. How is life under fear of death? The video diary “My life under Putin – Homosexuals in Russia” shows how enemy stereotypes are being created in Putin’s Russia, how rights […]
In June 2012, the creator of the Free Saudi Liberals blog Raif Badawi was accused of apostasy and insulting Islam, and was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1 000 lashes by the General Court of Jeddah. Vice meets with Badawi’s wife, Ensaf Haidar, who sought refuge in Sherbrooke QC with her 3 children […]
“Shunned” is a documentary by Igal Hecht about Palestinian gays and lesbians seeking refuge in Israel. This film provides a thought-provoking counterpoint to the propaganda that Israel is hostile to its Muslim/Arab population.
The Robert Durst murder case and key evidence uncovered by “The Jinx” documentary filmmakers are discussed with former FBI profiler Jim Fitzgerald. We talk about the collaboration between the filmmakers/journalists and police, including the letter about Susan Berman’s body, and look at a missing Vermont college student that Durst has been linked to, in this […]
Turkey is stating as a model to be followed by the new Arab regimes, a model of democracy and secularism in the Muslim world. It is this Turkey, Muslim and modern that we will discover and query in this road-map. The road movie will take us from Gaziantep, on the Syrian border, which represents the […]
Sir Thomas Sopwith’s 101-year life spanned aviation history. A contemporary of the Wright Brothers, he went on to become a highly successful airplane manufacturer in his own right: his Camel and Pup revolutionized aerial combat in the First World War. His Hurricane and Lancaster were among the most successful designs of the Second and the […]
He casts a long shadow over globe. Russian leader Vladimir Putin has outlasted three American presidents and is on track to stay in power until 2024. His incursions in Georgia, the Crimea and Ukraine have rattled the West, while his crackdowns inside Russia have riled his democratic opponents. But a joint investigation by the fifth […]
Twenty years after the generation shaping icon that was Kurt Cobain left this planet, aside from the music industry being completely commercialized, plenty of evidence points towards a murder cover up with public enemy number one, Courtney Love, as the main suspect.