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Lifting the Veil:  Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy (2011)
This film explores the historical role of the Democratic Party as the "graveyard of social movements", the massive influence of corporate finance in elections, the absurd...
Lifting the Veil with Dayna Martin (trailer)
Promo for an interview with Dayna Martin edited by:
Lifting the Veil with Derrick Broze
Promo for an interview with Derrick Broze  
Rise Like Lions: OWS and the Seeds of Revolution (2011)
Scott Noble, who also produced Lifting the Veil, pulls together a combination of internet and original footage to create the first feature-length documentary on Occupy Wall St...
Food Inc. (trailer)
In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that has been hidden from the American consumer...
Diversidad: A Road Trip to Deconstruct Dinner (2011)
CAN YOUR EATING HABITS REALLY CHANGE THE WORLD? Diversidad, A Road Trip to Deconstruct Dinner is a documentary about a group of young Canadians who got on their bikes to raise...
Obama is the Biggest Pro-War President in 2 Generations
The Military-Industrial-Complex owns this country. It owns this president. And it will own our future, unless we rise up to stop it. Watch this to get yourself psyched...
Unveiled and Lifted (2013) (trailer)
Unveiled and Lifted, a new documentary experience from Lifting the Veil with Cari-Lee, fuses music, art and substance to create an engaging assessment of the current problems...
What Native Hawaiian Culture Can Teach Us About Gender Identity
As the documentary Kumu Hina reveals, living between both genders is the more powerful “mahu" way.
Syriza Surrenders: Time for Renewed Popular Resistance
Now that Syriza has caved in to the creditors, the need for grassroots mobilization is more urgent than ever. A new cycle of struggles is ahead of us.
The Best Social Change Documentaries of 2011
2011 will likely be remembered in America as the year that the nation's youth finally started to wake up - all that bubbling knowledge of the world's problems, all the...
The Top 7 Critiques of Obama from a Reality-Based Perspective
Barack Obama has been called everything from a gun-hating, closet-Muslim hiding socialist to a big-government loving, deficit exploding, tax increasing, class-warfare waging...
Orbs: The Veil is Lifting (trailer)
This a clip from the feature length documentary, "Orbs: The Veil is Lifting". It has won 2 national awards, one for "Best Spiritual Film". It is currently being distributed...
The Great Lie of Living on a Dead Planet
The modern era is built on a theory of the Universe as a giant mechanical clock — dead matter with gears and springs.
The Top 10 Films That Explain Why the Occupy Movement Exists
One of the most entertaining yet unsurprising aspects of Occupy Wall St has been the response from traditional media. Whether intentionally playing dumb or genuinely clueless...
TransCanada's Police Abuse Peaceful Blockader - A First Hand Account of the Arrest (Day 24)
BREAKING UPDATE 5:15PM: According to blockaders on the ground, several arrests have been made at the Tree Blockade. We are awaiting details but it has been confirmed two...
Beyond The Veil - 2015
Beyond The Veil is a video presentation of an exhibition by David Frederick Avery. Preceded by a life-long fascination with altered states of consciousness, shamanism, and...
Follow The Thread to Find Out How Your Shoes Were Made
Labour Behind the Label is calling on you to help change the shoe industry. Currently global shoe production is an immense market, with over 22 billion shoes being produced in...
Era of Shattered Illusions
Catastrophe occurs when too many people refuse to accept that around us always are two universes at work. There is the cold, hard reality that underlies everything. And on the...
Visionary Art
A Visionary Art Interactive experience featuring 36 world famous visionary artists. Download the app. This project has been initiated to empower a new culture that broadens our...
Sir Ken Robinson - How Are You Intelligent?
"Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and...
Creating a Just Society May Require a Veil of Ignorance
What’s your blueprint for a just society? Your answer probably reflects who you are and the situation you find yourself in. If you’re rich, you may well be in favour of the...
Artist as Activist: Malina Suliman, Afghan Street Art and Graffiti
Malina Suliman, born in 1990 in the Kandahar region of Afghanistan, one of the country’s most conservative and dangerous areas, chose to become an artist. This decision led her...
Irish Senator David Norris - Statements on the Situations in Gaza and Ukraine
Irish Senator David Norris said that entire families had been "obliterated" and called for immediate lifting of the embargo on Gaza.   Ireland does not have much power to...
Transforming Guns and Slums in Brazil
The favelas of Brazil are some of the world's poorest urban slums. While the Brazilian government addresses the favelas through force, artists and activists have found ways to...
A Conversation With Shirin Ebadi
Nobel Peace Prize-winner Shirin Ebadi discusses the realities of life in Iran, from the political to the day-to-day. She pierces Western myths about ordinary Iranians while...
Merchants Of Doubt (2014)
Inspired by the acclaimed book by Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway, Merchants of Doubt takes audiences on a satirically comedic, yet illuminating ride into the heart of conjuring...
Death in Gaza (2004)
In the Spring of 2003, filmmaker James Miller and reporter Saira Shah, the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning duo behind the Afghanistan documentaries UNHOLY WAR and BENEATH THE...
On Charlie Hebdo: A Letter to My British friends
Dear friends, last week, a horrid assault was perpetrated against the French weekly Charlie Hebdo, who had published caricatures of Mohamed, by men who screamed that they had...
Ashes And Snow (2005)
Exploring the shared language and poetic sensibilities of all animals. Ashes and Snow, a film by Gregory Colbert, uses both still and movie cameras to explore extraordinary...
Draining the Lifeblood - Galilee Basin at Risk
Tom Crothers, former Manager of Planning and Water Allocation in the Queensland Govt, lifts the lid on the groundwater impacts of proposed coal mining on the Galilee Basin...
Doctor's Orders: Laugh, Cry, Sing
A story by Our Better World - telling stories of good to inspire action. In many countries, red-nosed, big-shoed, floppy-hatted clowns have become indispensable in patient...
It Takes More Than One Person to Change The World
Want to change the world? Show people that it is already happening. (An inspirational primer on how to get started.) The video is a clip from Unveiled & Lifted (2013)...
The Struggle for Survival of the Roma People
Roma people, also known as gypsies, are Europe's largest ethnic minority and have long endured bigotry and abuse. This year, after EU travel and work restrictions for people...
You. Are. Powerful.
If you really want to change the world...you have to change yourself. Because it all begins and ends with you. The video is a clip from Unveiled & Lifted. Watch the full film...
In a World Where Freedom Is Outlawed Only Outlaws Will Be Free
An anarchist manifesto on attaining freedom in an unfree world... This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013. Watch...
Secrecy (2008)
In a single recent year the U.S. classified about five times the number of pages added to the Library of Congress. We live in a world where the production of secret knowledge...
The One Simple Truth about Our Existence That Everyone Needs to Know
If humanity came to understand this - everything would change. This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013. Watch...
Strong! (trailer)
STRONG! chronicles an athlete’s struggle to defend her champion status as her lifetime weightlifting career inches towards its inevitable end. Cheryl Haworth defies categories...
What the World Needs Is An Evolution of Spirit
Sometimes there's not much use in telling people what the problems are. The best thing you can do is lead by example. Just show people how this awareness and knowledge has had...
All Revolutions Begin As Revolutions of Consciousness
Important reflections for everyone hoping to affect change in the world. This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in...
Corporations Are Not Only Not People - They Are Complete Fictions
Corporations are complete fictions. We just need to let people know... This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013...
How To Lose Weight In 4 Easy Steps
This article is probably not what you think. Read on to find out more.
Court of Appeal Ends Fast Tracking of Asylum Appeals
The Court of Appeal has today finally brought to a halt the Detained Fast Track appeals process for asylum-seekers in detention.
The Penalty - How Much Are Executions Costing you?
Do you know how much the death penalty is costing you? The Penalty is a 90-minute feature-length documentary from the award-winning Webby-nominated team behind One For Ten...
The Great Squeeze: Surviving the Human Project (2009)
The Great Squeeze chronicles our dependence on cheap and abundant fossil fuels that have been feeding the engine of our economic system for the past 200 years.  Although cheap...
For Sale: The American Dream (2012)
The US’ housing bubble burst nearly six years ago, but the worst may be yet to come. After a landmark settlement, the major banks have lifted a freeze on foreclosures and...
Real Estate 4 Ransom: Why Does Land Cost the Earth? (2012)
REAL ESTATE 4 RAN$OM outlines a genuine alternative to the global property speculation that forced so many into debt. Doubling the pressure, the tax game has become just that...
Confessions of a New 'Hijabi'
I started wearing a headscarf just over a month ago. This video has highlighted my experience, the reason why I wanted to do it, people's reactions and how its changed my...
The Fog Of Fear
The dawn of fear is timeless, like the coming of the fog. Its nature is to tame us, veiled mysteries unsolved... read the rest of the poem here...