World War II Behind Closed Doors: Stalin, the Nazis and the West, a six-part documentary narrated by British actor Samuel West which looks into the Soviet-German relations around the time of World War 2. The film, which was created by historian Laurence Rees and writer Andrew Williams f[...]
Slavoj Žižek is one of the most important philosophers alive today. This Slovenian leftwing intellectual with a rock star notoriety is always on the lookout for ways to rejuvenate the fortunes of left-leaning political parties. In this 2013 Vice documentary titled "Vice Meets Super[...]
JFK to 9/11: Everything Is a Rich Man's Trick tells a story of western history like you have never heard before. Writer Francis Richard Conolly created and narrated this documentary which explains how we came to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963, an ev[...]
Mao's Bloody Revolution: A film created by British journalist and author Philip Short about the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution conducted by Chinese leader Mao Zedong. The documentary opens with the rise of the Communist Party of China which under Mao took control of[...]
A Cold War documentary series produced by CNN covering many aspects of this era. The Cold War officially lasted between 1947 - 1991 and was a string of tensions between nuclear powers with opposing values; Capitalism to the west led by the United States and communism to the East led by the Sovi[...]
A collection of Communism documentaries to watch online.