Ku Klux Klan: An American StoryOctober 6, 2020
Since its birth in 1865, in the wake of the American Civil War, the history of the Ku Klux Klan has been inseparable from that of the United States. The debates over slavery, the populism in the roaring twenties, the struggle for civil rights in the sixties, the rise of the far-right in the early 21st century; the Klan seems to have always embodied the dark side of the nation, with its gray areas and blind spots.
Lovecraft CountryAugust 16, 2020
The anthology horror series follows 25-year-old Atticus Freeman, who joins up with his friend Letitia and his Uncle George to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America to find his missing father. They must survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and the malevolent spirits that could be ripped from a Lovecraft paperback.
HollywoodMay 1, 2020
A group of aspiring actors and filmmakers in post-World War II Hollywood try to make it big — no matter the cost.
DecolonisationJanuary 7, 2020
The history of decolonization from the point of view of colonized peoples, an epic story that still resonates and reverberates to this day.
Alternatino with Arturo CastroJune 18, 2019
In this sketch series, Arturo Castro attempts to navigate life as a Latin millennial in the U.S. Satirizing everything from modern dating to American culture to politics, Alternatino brings a fresh point of view to the Latinx experience.
When They See UsMay 31, 2019
Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park.
I Am the NightJanuary 28, 2019
Fauna Hodel, who was given away by her teenage birth mother, begins to investigate the secrets to her past, following a sinister trail that swirls ever closer to an infamous Hollywood gynecologist connected to the legendary Black Dahlia murder.
Random Acts of FlynessAugust 3, 2018
Late-night series featuring a mix of vérité documentary, musical performances, surrealist melodrama and humorous animation as a stream-of-consciousness response to the contemporary American mediascape.
Travels in Trumpland with Ed BallsJuly 29, 2018
Ed Balls travels to America's Deep South to immerse himself in the lives of those who put Trump in power, and learn how this reality TV businessman won them over.
Stephen: The Murder that Changed a NationApril 17, 2018
Three-part documentary series examining the murder of Stephen Lawrence.
Flint TownMarch 2, 2018
Over a two-year period, filmmakers embedded with cops in Flint, Michigan, reveal a department grappling with volatile issues in untenable conditions.
SunshineOctober 18, 2017
This drama mini-series follows a group of friends from the South Sudanese community living in Sunshine, a suburb in the outskirts of Melbourne, Australia. The young men get entangled in a crime as they are hoping to make it as professional basketball players.
Inside Alan Moore's HeadJuly 31, 2017
Between dystopian visions and far-sighted social analysis, comic writer Alan Moore explains how his works are a swan song to our era. A journey through occultism, mysticism and anarchy.
American KokoJune 16, 2017
Akosua Millard, codenamed "Koko", investigates and solves sticky racial situations in a post post-racial America as a member of the E.A.R. Agency (Everybody's A little bit Racist). As she and her team of specialists tackle cases, she herself is trying to reconcile the trauma of her past that has led to outbursts of her Angry Black Woman syndrome. It gets in the way of her work...and more importantly, her dating life as her latest boyfriend may be the downfall to her and the agency!
American RaceMay 11, 2017
Charles Barkley hones in on topics such as police and race relations, Muslims in America, immigration issues and Hollywood stereotyping. The results are shockingly provocative and strikingly emotional, with Barkley finding his own preconceived notions being examined and challenged.
Dear White PeopleApril 28, 2017
At a predominantly white Ivy League college, a diverse group of students navigate various forms of racial and other types of discrimination.
Shots FiredMarch 22, 2017
A media storm sets off when an African-American cop kills a white teenager in a small North Carolina town.
This Is England '90September 13, 2015
Shaun, Harvey, Gadget, Trev and Kelly hit up the nightlife of raves and ecstasy. Woody and Lol are happy, living together with their kids and Combo is still in prison. But things slowly change. This is the year 1990 and This is England.
Show Me a HeroAugust 16, 2015
Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis when federal courts ordered public housing to be built in the white, middle class side of town, dividing the city in a bitter battle fueled by fear, racism, murder and politics.