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    • Behind the scenes at North Korea's film academy - REWIND - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 2 hours ago
      • 350 views
      In 2010, Al Jazeera's 101 East strand gained remarkable access to North Korea's elite screen academy.

      It was where young actors were being trained in how best to extol the communist virtues of th...
    • Wukan: China's Democracy Experiment - Episode 4 - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 2 days ago
      • 1,731 views
      Wukan: China's Democracy Experiment - Episode 4

      The fourth episode starts with Chinese New Year celebrations and hopes for a fresh beginning in Wukan. It is not long before another committee membe...
    • Elsipogtog: The Fire Over Water - REWIND - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 1 week ago
      • 2,229 views
      On October 17, 2013, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police raided a protest site set up by the Mi'kmaq people and their supporters trying to prevent a Texas-based corporation from fracking after the co...
    • Wukan: China's Democracy Experiment - Episode 3 - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 1 week ago
      • 3,532 views
      With the village divided after the latest protests, committee members Jiancheng and Suzhuan try valiantly to continue their work for the unhappy villagers. For one committee member, Zhuang Liehong,...
    • Wukan: China's Democracy Experiment - Episode 2 - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 2 weeks ago
      • 4,985 views
      Three months after the elections, village committee Chief Lin Zuluan makes headway with their plans to reclaim the land and new committee member, Jiancheng, is busy dealing with the mundane infrast...
    • Wukan: China's Democracy Experiment - Episode 1 - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 3 weeks ago
      • 8,940 views
      An unprecedented election takes place in Wukan after villagers protest land grabs by corrupt local officials. Jiancheng, 27, who was arrested during the uprising, now stands as a popular candidate ...
    • India's Ladycops - Featured Documentary - Duration: 47 minutes.

      • 3 weeks ago
      • 43,900 views
      Hundreds of women's police stations have been set up across India to combat domestic abuse and sexual violence, following the Delhi rape case in December 2012.

      Parmila Dalal is second-in-command ...
    • Daughters of the Brothel - REWIND - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 4 weeks ago
      • 13,190 views
      Chatrubhuj Sthan in Bihar Province, eastern India has more than 3,000 sex workers who ply the oldest profession in the world.

      In the face of extreme legal and social discrimination experienced by...
    • Deadliest beat - REWIND - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 1 month ago
      • 4,863 views
      The daily headlines in the Mexican media are filled with the litany of death and violence that is Mexico today.

      The Deadliest Beat is the inside story of Mexico's drug war as seen through the wor...
    • Japan: Aftermath of a Disaster - REWIND - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 1 month ago
      • 4,702 views
      Japan had been waiting decades for "the big one" to hit, an earthquake powerful enough to devastate the country

      Emergency services and the public were drilled in how to respond when the earth move...
    • Liberia: Aftermath of Ebola - REWIND - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 1 month ago
      • 1,881 views
      Ten years ago, in November 2006, Al Jazeera English was launched. To mark that anniversary, we have created REWIND, which updates some of the channel's most memorable and award-winning documentarie...
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