Link TV's DOC-DEBUT series highlights unique and groundbreaking documentary films from around the world. With a different documentary each week, DOC-DEBUT offers American audiences bold perspectives on world events and culture, as seen through the eyes of individuals across the globe.
Made possible with a grant from Millicent Bell through the Millicent and Eugene Bell Foundation.
DOC-DEBUT airs every Saturday at 8pm ET and 8pm PT
Mother: Caring for 7 Billion (Promo)
Mother: Caring for 7 Billion breaks a 40-year taboo by bringing to light an issue that silently fuels our most pressing environmental, humanitarian, and social crises -- exponential population growth.
Water - a source of life - is also a source of conflict in the middle east. For millennia, the Dead Sea has kept this region alive. But in 50 years some say it could all unravel -- unless a balance is struck between nature, people, and the environment.
To rescue a rural Maine community from the unemployment line, a Boston businessman hatches a plan to reopen a local plant as a lobster-packing facility. It seems like the perfect solution, until local politics get in the way.
Slavik Kryklyvyy, a once legendary World Latin American Dance Champion, has been out of the spotlight for ten years but is determined, with the help of a new partner, to recapture his former glory. Failure is not an option, but success is even more elusive.
Never mind the Sex Pistols -- here's Pertti Kurikan Nimipaivat, Finland's most kick-ass punk rock band. Its members Pertti, Kari, Toni and Sami, are all mentally handicapped, but they play their music with punk attitude, pride, and a lot of heart.
Two crazy young men spent a cold winter on a remote, arctic island off the north coast of Norway. They ate expired food, built a hut out of trash, and braved the freezing waters to surf some of the world's finest waves.
This film about the Greek economic crisis is the culmination of a collective multimedia documentation called "The Prism GR2011" that took place in 2011 by photojournalists using DSLR-video for the first time.
Ferran Adrià is widely considered the best, most innovative chef in the world. Each year his restaurant El Bulli closes for six months so he and his team can create the new season's menu. Anything goes -- except repeats.
To save his village from destruction by Israel's Separation Barrier, an unlikely community organizer unites Israelis and Palestinians from all political factions with the help of his 15-year-old daughter.