Miscreants of Taliwood Category: Documentaries Maverick Super Doc Director George Gittoes is persuaded to become an actor in Pakistan's Pashto Telie Movie industry, but as the drama script hits its punchlines, real life hits meltdown.
Special: Examined Life Category: Documentaries In Examined Life, filmmaker Astra Taylor accompanies some of today's most influential thinkers on a series of unique excursions through places and spaces that hold particular resonance for them and their ideas.
Cultures of Resistance Category: Documentaries In 2003, on the eve of the Iraq war, director Iara Lee embarked on a journey to better understand a world increasingly embroiled in conflict and, as she saw it, heading for self-destruction.
ViewChange: The Mozambique Poo Tour Category: Documentaries In a bid to raise awareness about the water and sanitation crisis facing the developing world, a group of musicians set off to Mozambique to discover how communities are tackling the issues of human waste.
Syrian School: Being Inspired Category: Documentaries As a teenage girl it isn't easy to find ways to express yourself in Syria, but there’s one outlet that's releasing a wave of emotion in Zaki Al-Arsuzi School - the Poetry Society.
Syrian School: Changing Schools Category: Documentaries It's the start of the new school year, which this year coincides with the beginning of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month. Passionate head teacher Amal Hassan has been in charge of Zaki Al-Arsuzi Girls' Secondary School for over a decade. She expects a lot of her girls and is surprised that so many are now wearing the hijab.
Syrian School: Marked for Life Category: Documentaries The whole city seems in a state of panic over the impending arrival of this year's Baccalaureate Examination, from teachers to parents and pupils and the fifth and final episode follows the students as they prepare.
Syrian School: Rap Refugees Category: Documentaries At first sight Yarmouk looks like a normal suburb of Damascus. But it's a refugee camp, home to many second and third generation Palestinian refugees, and two girls who want to publicize the Palestinian cause through rap.
Syrian School: Syria's Got Talent Category: Documentaries A look at Syria's nationwide search to find Syria’s brightest and best primary school students. It's a way for the ruling party to encourage the top students, see who could be a good representative of their country and ensure that the party's message is reinforced in top students.
TED Talks: Wade Davis & David Byrne Category: News & Current Affairs With stunning photos and stories, National Geographic Explorer Wade Davis celebrates the extraordinary diversity of the world's indigenous cultures, which are disappearing from the planet at an alarming rate. David Byrne sings the Talking Heads' 1988 hit, "(Nothing But) Flowers."