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Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

Storyville: Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

David Bowie's last public appearance as his androgynous alter ego Ziggy Stardust.

Why Democracy?

Why Democracy?

Eleven Storyville documentaries screened as part of the worldwide Why Democracy? event.

2007-2008

2007-2008

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries

Cannibals in the Andes: Stranded!

Storyville: Cannibals in the Andes: Stranded!

The survivors of a famous plane crash relive their experiences 30 years later.

The Biggest Chinese Restaurant in the World

The Biggest Chinese Restaurant in the World

Four part series looking at China's largest restaurant.

Death of a WAG

Storyville: Death of a WAG

Documentary about the murder of an Iranian football star's wife by his mistress.

2008-2009

2008-2009

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries

The Jazz Baroness

Storyville: The Jazz Baroness

Documentary about the British baroness who fell in love with jazz genius Thelonious Monk.

2009-2010

2009-2010

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries

How the Beatles Rocked the Kremlin

Storyville: How the Beatles Rocked the Kremlin

Documentary which tells the unknown story of how the Beatles helped to destroy the USSR.

2010-2011

2010-2011

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries

2011-2012

2011-2012

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries

Law of the Dragon

Law of the Dragon

Series following the work of Judge Chen and his travelling court in China

Guerilla - The Taking Of Patty Hearst

Storyville: Guerilla - The Taking Of Patty Hearst

The story of the 1974 kidnap of teenage newspaper heiress Patty Hearst.

Murderball

Storyville: Murderball

Documentary exploring the sport of wheelchair rugby, unofficially known as murderball.

The Real Great Escape

Storyville: The Real Great Escape

The story of the mastermind behind World War II's Great Escape, Roger Bushell.

2012-2013

2012-2013

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries

Olympic Massacre: One Day In September

Storyville: Olympic Massacre: One Day In September

Recounting the tragic events of the 1972 'Munich Massacre'.

From the Sea to the Land Beyond: Britain's Coast on Film

Storyville: From the Sea to the Land Beyond: Britain's Coast on Film

A meditation on Britain's unique coastline and the role it plays in our lives.

2013-2014

2013-2014

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries.

Mad Dog: Gaddafi's Secret World

Storyville: Mad Dog: Gaddafi's Secret World

Insiders who gave shape to Gaddafi's dark dreams talk about his terrifying regime.

K2: The Killer Summit

Storyville: K2: The Killer Summit

Documentary looking at how 11 climbers were killed during a descent of K2 in August 2008.

2014-2015

2014-2015

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries.

Russia's Toughest Prison: The Condemned

Storyville: Russia's Toughest Prison: The Condemned

Documentary about a maximum security prison exclusively for murderers in Russia.

Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds

Storyville: Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds

How magician James Randi has debunked faith healers, fortune tellers and psychics.

Mugabe and the Democrats

Storyville: Mugabe and the Democrats

Documentary thriller set in Zimbabwe, following two political enemies on a joint mission.

Love Is All: 100 Years of Love and Courtship

Storyville: Love Is All: 100 Years of Love and Courtship

Documentary exploring love and courtship on screen in the 20th century.

Masterspy of Moscow - George Blake

Storyville: Masterspy of Moscow - George Blake

Film about the spy George Blake, who escaped from jail and fled to the Soviet Union.

My Mother the Secret Baby

Storyville: My Mother the Secret Baby

Daisy Asquith tells the story of her mother's conception after a dance in 1940s Ireland.

Himmler: The Decent One

Storyville: Himmler: The Decent One

Film exposing a unique access to the life and mind of SS commander Heinrich Himmler.

2015-2016

2015-2016

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries.

Circus Elephant Rampage

Storyville: Circus Elephant Rampage

The story of Tyke, a circus elephant who went on a rampage in Honolulu in 1994.

Atomic, Living in Dread and Promise

Storyville: Atomic, Living in Dread and Promise

An impressionistic kaleidoscope of our nuclear times and the beauty of the atomic world.

Decadence and Downfall: The Shah of Iran's Ultimate Party

Storyville: Decadence and Downfall: The Shah of Iran's Ultimate Party

How a lavish party thrown by the Shah of Iran marked the break between him and his people.

Being Evel Knievel

Storyville: Being Evel Knievel

Film about the first globally famous stunt performer - charismatic showman Evel Knievel.

Unlocking the Cage

Storyville: Unlocking the Cage

The legal battle to decide whether a 'nonhuman' animal qualifies for human rights.

2016-2017

2016-2017

Series showcasing the best in international documentaries.

Fatal Experiments: The Downfall of a Supersurgeon

Fatal Experiments: The Downfall of a Supersurgeon

Series looking at the downfall of synthetic organ transplants surgeon Paolo Macchiarini.

Jim - The James Foley Story

Storyville: Jim - The James Foley Story

How a young photojournalist came to be the first American to be executed by ISIS.

Brides for Sale - Sonita

Storyville: Brides for Sale - Sonita

Sonita dreams of being a rap star, but is sold into marriage back home in Afghanistan.

Zero Days: Nuclear Cyber Sabotage

Storyville: Zero Days: Nuclear Cyber Sabotage

The computer malware allegedly unleashed to destroy part of an Iranian nuclear facility.

The Great Literary Scandal: The JT Leroy Story

Storyville: The Great Literary Scandal: The JT Leroy Story

An inside account of a scandal that duped both celebrities and the literary world.

Notes on Blindness

Storyville: Notes on Blindness

A university professor documents his experiences after becoming blind. Audio described.

Life, Animated

Storyville: Life, Animated

An autistic young man uses Disney animated films to reconnect with the wider world.

Killing for Love

Storyville: Killing for Love

A compelling murder mystery, fuelled by a passionate young love affair.

Murder in Italy

Storyville: Murder in Italy

A look at Letizia Ruggeri's four-year investigation into the murder of Yara Gambirasio.

North Korean Kidnap: The Lovers and the Despot

Storyville: North Korean Kidnap: The Lovers and the Despot

The sensational story of how a North Korean despot stole a South Korean film star.

Last Days of Solitary

Storyville: Last Days of Solitary

An extraordinary and harrowing portrait of life in solitary confinement in the US.

OJ: Made in America

OJ: Made in America

Five-part series looking at the rise and fall of OJ Simpson.

Tokyo Girls

Storyville: Tokyo Girls

Film following an aspiring Japanese pop singer and her adult male superfans.

Oink: Man Loves Pig

Storyville: Oink: Man Loves Pig

Oink explores man's relationship to pigs - from keeping them in bed to factory farming.

This Was My Dad - The Rise & Fall of Geoffrey Matthews

Storyville: This Was My Dad - The Rise & Fall of Geoffrey Matthews

A film-maker records a period of more than ten years in the life of his father.

The Great European Cigarette Mystery

Storyville: The Great European Cigarette Mystery

How an EU commissioner of health was accused of being in the pocket of 'big tobacco'.

Accidental Anarchist: Life Without Government

Storyville: Accidental Anarchist: Life Without Government

How a diplomat who resigned over the Iraq war tried to find a better way of doing things.

Queerama

Storyville: Queerama

The story of an extraordinary century of gay experiences.

Out of Thin Air: Murder in Iceland

Storyville: Out of Thin Air: Murder in Iceland

Documentary about the biggest-ever criminal investigation in Iceland's history.

Silk Road: Drugs, Death and the Dark Web

Storyville: Silk Road: Drugs, Death and the Dark Web

Documentary looking at the black market website known as the Silk Road.

The Boy Who Changed America

Storyville: The Boy Who Changed America

The custody battle between a boy's Cuban father and American relatives after his rescue.

The Work: Four Days to Redemption

Storyville: The Work: Four Days to Redemption

Three men from outside prison take part in a four-day group therapy retreat with convicts.

Toffs, Queers and Traitors: The Extraordinary Life of Guy Burgess

Storyville: Toffs, Queers and Traitors: The Extraordinary Life of Guy Burgess

How a spy ring grew out of the class system, sexual hypocrisy and government incompetence.

My Mother's Lost Children

Storyville: My Mother's Lost Children

A Jewish family is thrown into turmoil when two stolen children reappear after 40 years.

Last Men in Aleppo

Storyville: Last Men in Aleppo

Life and death in the streets of Aleppo seen through the eyes of the White Helmets.

The Farthest: Voyager's Interstellar Journey

Storyville: The Farthest: Voyager's Interstellar Journey

How the twin Voyager space probes have beamed back revolutionary information for 40 years.

When Rock Arrived in North Korea: Liberation Day

Storyville: When Rock Arrived in North Korea: Liberation Day

How the Slovenian cult band Laibach became the first rock group to perform in North Korea.

Trophy: The Big Game Hunting Controversy

Storyville: Trophy: The Big Game Hunting Controversy

A look at big-game hunting, breeding and wildlife conservation in the US and Africa.