Tag Archives: Documentary

HyperNormalisation. Adam Curtis is back.

“We live in a time of great uncertainty and confusion.” So begin the familiar tones of Adam Curtis…. Watch HyperNormalisation here in full. We live in a time of great uncertainty and confusion. Events keep happening that seem inexplicable and … Continue reading

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New Adam Curtis Film ‘Bitter Lake’ Trailer

Politicians used to have the confidence to tell us stories that made sense of the chaos of world events. But now there are no big stories and politicians react randomly to every new crisis – leaving us bewildered and disorientated. … Continue reading

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Concrete Poetry with Jonathan Meades

Joy Behold, It’s Meades-Time. Bunkers, Brutalism and Bloodymindedness: Concrete Poetry with Jonathan Meades 1 Two-part documentary in which Jonathan Meades makes the case for 20th-century concrete Brutalist architecture in an homage to a style that he sees a brave, bold … Continue reading

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The Rise of US Covert Surveillance

Barack Obama defends secret surveillance reports, assuring citizens phone calls are private. But the Information Commissioner’s Office says there are “real issues” about US agencies accessing UK data. In his first comments since the government’s surveillance programmes were made public, … Continue reading

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David Attenborough’s Natural Curiosities

It is alleged one can have too much even of a good thing, but this oft-repeated assertion has no basis in science fact, plus it neglects to factor in the presence of Sir David Attenborough. Already this year we’ve had … Continue reading

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