Lifestyle, Society

This National Geographc documentary follows a an expedition to Palau, a remote chain of islands in the Pacific Ocean, as scientists unearth a collection of ancient human remains which are believed to be a new species. (www.youtube.com)

In "Sex Slaves," FRONTLINE follows Viorel on an extraordinary journey deep into the world of sex trafficking to try to find his wife, Katia, who was four months' pregnant when she left home, and then free her from the violent pimp who now "owns" her. Along the way, the production team takes a rare, hidden-camera look at the various traffickers, pimps and middlemen who illegally buy and sell hundreds of thousands of women each year.

The London Olympic Stadium will be the centrepiece of the 2012 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, and the venue of the athletic events as well as the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the games. The stadium is located at Marshgate Lane in Stratford in the Lower Lea Valley and has capacity for the games of approximately 80,000 making it temporarily the third largest stadium in Britain behind Wembley Stadium and Twickenham Stadium.

Ultimate Journey to Turkey, Documentary

Garbage Warrior is a 2007 film about architect Mike Reynolds, inventor of the Earthship style of building, directed by Oliver Hodge. It follows Reynolds' struggle with the legislature of Taos, New Mexico, the location of his experimental Earthship community, in order to be allowed to build homes that do not match the structures of local building codes.

The Story of the Weeping Camel is a 2003 German docudrama distributed by ThinkFilm. It was released internationally in 2004. The movie was directed and written by Byambasuren Davaa and Luigi Falorni. The plot is about a family of nomadic shepherds in the Gobi desert trying to save the life of a rare white bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) calf after it was rejected by its mother. (www.wikipedia.org)

A filmmaker makes a journey into her own family's history to investigate the terrible truth behind her grandmother's odd tattoos and, in the process, unveils the story of the Armenian women driven out of Ottoman Turkey during the First World War. (www.youtube.com)

Natural World: Farm for the Future
BBC documentary on the precient global farming and food crisis, filmed in the UK.
Topics covered are the influence of oil on the food production, peak-oil, food security, carbon emissions, sustainability and permaculture. (www.youtube.com)

BBC Horizon: The Truth about Fat.

BBC Horizon - Global Weirding (2012)

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