2012 documentaries

The Universe - Microscopic universe

MysteryScienceSpace Presenter Daniel Snyder 2012 00:44:03

When people talk about space, they usually talk about galaxies, suns and planets but the real universe is microscopic. This documentary takes a look into the microscopic inner work...

The worlds scariest drug

Drugs Presenter Vice 2012 00:35:44

Vice takes a look at the most dangerous and scary drug currently known. Scopolamine, also known as "The Devil's Breath." is so powerful that it takes over a persons m...


BiographyHistoryMusic Presenter Kevin Macdonald 2012 02:25:07 Unrated

Bob Marleys music has changed the world and continues to do so despite his death more than three decades ago. This documentary explores the life, music and the legacy of the legend...

Four Horsemen

This documentary gives us an insight into the view of the world which someone of the top thinkers see. The new economic paradigm suggested would dramatically change the world...

We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists

We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists looks into the workings a beliefs of the self-described "hacktivist" who are known world-wide as "Anonymous". The do...

Room 237

A look behind the scenes of one of the best horror movies of all time: The Shining. The suggested conspiracy behind The Shining is that Stanley Kubrick created the movie as a...

hunting the edge of space

ScienceSpace Presenter Lance Lewman 2012 02:27:29

NOVA presents hunting the edge of space.  from 0.000000000000000000000000000000000001 after the big bang when space expanded rapidly, through the formation of basic elements 3...

Krokodil: Russias Deadliest Drug

DrugsSociety Presenter Vice 2012 00:25:16

Krokodil is a home-made drug that is popular in eastern Europe and Russia. The effects that it has on people is truly horrendous as it is highly addictive and the drug is usua...

The Hunt for Higgs

Science Presenter Jim Al-Khalili 2012 00:59:05

A BBC horizon documentary which follows the hunt of the Higgs particle behind the scenes at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. The Higgs particle was one of the greatest scient...

Ultimate Mars Challenge

The Mars rover Curiosity is a truly amazing feat of engineering and science. If you want to get to mars there are a lot of challenges involved never mind actually making a sof...

Terror At Sea: The Sinking Of The Concordia

CrimeHistory Presenter Rupert Graves 2012 00:46:07

  One of the worst disasters in modern maritime history. The Concordia was a cruise ship which was operated by the Italian company Costa, built in Italy in 2004 the sh...

Zero Point : Volume II - The Structure of Infinity

MysteryScience Presenter arthur c clarke 2012 01:34:02

A documentary presented by Arthur C Clarke with the help from professor ian Stuart, mathematics institute university of Warwick and Dr Michael barnsley, pro mathemat...

Zero Point : Volume I - Messages From The Past

HistoryMystery Presenter Vivid Pictures 2012 02:00:11 Unrated

A highly comprehensive documentary taking us through a period of mans prehistory of which no documentation and very little evidence suggests its existence. Piece by piece we l...

Zero Point : Volume III - The Legacy of the Ark

ConspiracyMystery Presenter Vivid Pictures 2012 01:44:33 Unrated

In the third installment of the Zero Point Documentaries our attention is focussed on the secrets of the Ark of the Covenant. We look at what the ark was, what its prupose was what...

The Invisible War

CrimeSociety Presenter Kirby Dick 2012 00:50:37 Unrated

A powerful documentary by the Oscar nominated documentarian Kirby Dick, who’s previous work included the film Twist of Faith which looked into the Catholic Church and how it...

The Hunt for AI

TechnologyScience Presenter Marcus du Sautoy 2012 00:53:32

The hunt for artificial intelligence is on. BBC Horizon investigates how close the human race is to making true AI. Every year computing power is almost doubling and we are now at...

Blink A Horizon Guide to the Senses

HealthScience Presenter Kevin Fong 2012 00:54:06 Unrated

Hearing, sight, smell, touch and taste are all senses that we use to link us with the world which surrounds us. In this documentary Dr Kevin Fong takes us back through 40 year...

Engineering Giants

Engineering Presenter Rob Bell 2012 01:01:59 Unrated

  In this engineering documentary series presented by comedian Tom Wrigglesworth and Rob Bell, some of the worlds biggest and most complex machines are stripped down to rev...

Legends of F1 - John Surtees

BiographySport Presenter Steve Rider 2012 00:39:20

A documentary about racing legend John Surtees. Born, 1934 the former formula one and grand prix motorcycle racer is the only person to win a world championship on both t...

Pink Floyd: The Story of Wish You Were Here

BiographyMusic Presenter Pink Floyd 2012 00:59:14

Pink Floyd are one of, if not the most successful bands of all time. Their true world wide fame came with the release of the 1973  album, Dark Side Of The Moon. But their...

David Icke and the Lizard Apocalypse

Conspiracy Presenter Kevin Morpurgo 2012 00:08:25 Unrated

Of all the the conspiracy theorists in the world, David icke has to be the most iconic. He was originally a football presenter back in the 80’s but this all ended in 1990 whe...

Nova: Deadliest Tornadoes

Environment Presenter Craig Sechler 2012 00:53:17

A documentary about the worlds deadliest tornadoes. In 2011 the U.S had one the worst tornado seasons in decades which left a trail of destruction and killed more than 550 people....

Titanic 100: Mystery Solved

HistoryMystery Presenter Jonathan Adams 2012 01:27:52 Unrated

Out of all of the wrecks on the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, Titanic is probably the most mysterious and Iconic. The Documentary Titanic 100: Mystery Solved aims to reveal secrets...

Ancient Aliens Debunked

Conspiracy Presenter Chris White 2012 03:10:44 Unrated

Ancient Aliens Debunked is a documentary which aims to debunk not just some but all of the claims made in the 2010 history channel series, Ancient Aliens which has only fueled the...

North Korea: The Great Illusion

ConspiracySociety Presenter Michaël Sztanke 2012 00:49:42

A documentary that takes us into the Democratic Peoples Republic of North Korea. After more than two years of trying to obtain access to the country documentary film make...

Guns in America

ActivismSociety Presenter History Channel 2012 01:07:48 Unrated

The united States has more than 80 million guns owned by civilians making it the most heavily armed society in the world. This documentary explores just what is driving the massive...

2012 Crossing Over A New Beginning

Conspiracy Presenter Brave Archer Films 2012 01:44:04

A lot of people were led to believe that the world would end on December 21st 2012. This was mainly because the ancient Mayan people’s calendar ended on that day. N...

Order and Disorder- Episode 1

Science Presenter Jim Al-Khalili 2012 00:59:14

Episode 1 in the two part documentary series Order and Disorder presented by Jim Al-Khalili. Energy is vital to us all, it powers our cars built the monumental cities that dominate...

Order and Disorder- Episode 2

Science Presenter Jim Al-Khalili 2012 00:59:02

Episode 2 in the two part documentary series Order and Disorder presented by Jim Al-Khalili. We are surrounded by both order and disorder. The universe is constantly falling i...

Stephen Hawkings Grand Design: Did God Create the Universe?

MysteryScience Presenter stephen Hawking 2012 00:36:40

In this documentary Stephen Hawking explores whether or not god created the universe. What is the universe and what is our place within it? This question has been embedded in the h...

Tails You Win: The Science of Chance

MysteryScience Presenter David Spiegelhalter 2012 00:59:05

A documentary about the science of chance presented by David Spiegelhalter. In this film we look into the world of chance which controls everything that we do, essentially we canno...

How Big is the Universe?

ScienceSpace Presenter Steven Mackintosh 2012 00:58:02

In this documentary BBC horizon investigates the question, how big is the Universe? At face value the idea of mapping out the universe is a simple task much like making accurate ma...

Eat, Fast and Live Longer

In the BBC horizon documentary Eat fast and live longer Michael Mosley sets himself a massive goal. He wants to lose weight, live longer and stay younger. He has discovered a new s...

Seven Ages of Starlight

ScienceSpace Presenter Gaby Honsby 2012 01:18:31

This is the epic story of life and death on the largest cosmic scale. By plotting and analysing stars from across the sky on their brightness, colour and size, astrologis...

Through The Wormhole: What is Nothing?

ScienceSpace Presenter Morgan Freeman 2012 00:39:17

Through the Worm Hole Season 3 episode 5 what is nothing? In this documentary Morgan Freeman explores the concept of nothing. We all have some picture of what nothing is but a...

Madness on Wheels: Rallyings Craziest Years

Sport Presenter Denise Cooke 2012 00:58:58

Madness on Wheels: Rallying's Craziest Years. Back in the 1980’s rally was more popular than formula 1 in a large part thanks to the “Group B” cars which...

Space Station Tour

ScienceSpace Presenter Sunita Williams 2012 00:25:05

NASA presents the Space Station Tour. In this documentary the 2012 commander of the International Space Station Sunita Williams takes us on a tour of the space labratory...

Supersized Earth: A Place to Live

Engineering Presenter Dallas Campbell 2012 00:58:55 Unrated

Supersized Earth: A Place to Live documentary presented by Dallas Campbell. In this, the first episode of a three part series Dallas goes around the world to discover how...

The Imposter

Crime Presenter Bart Layton 2012 01:38:35

The imposter watch online. A 2012 documentary film about a young Spanish man who made the astonishing claim that he was in fact the son of an American family who had been missing f...

2012 Crossing Over: A New Beginning

ActivismConspiracy Presenter Santos Bonacci 2012 01:32:54

This life changing film explores a 'positive' spiritual perspective regarding the extraordinary significance of 'December 21, 2012' and thereafter. Original Film Ti...

The Act of Killing

HistoryWar Presenter Joshua Oppenheimer 2012 02:39:54

The act of killing, a 2012 documentary film directed by Joshua Oppenheimer and produced by award winning producer Signe Byrge Sørensen about the people who took part in the...

9/11: The Lost Tapes

9/11Conspiracy Presenter Colin Mace 2012 00:44:38

9/11: The Lost Tapes is a 2012 documentary film narrated by Colin Mace which provides a unique insight into the moments that changed the United States forever. As the events happen...

Woolly Mammoth: Secrets from the Ice

Animal Presenter Alice Roberts 2012 00:59:09 Unrated

Woolly Mammoth: Secrets from the Ice is a documentary presented by English anatomist Dr. Alice Roberts (b 19 May 1973) that reveals some of the secrets of one of the...

Megastructures: The Burj Khalifa

Engineering Presenter Damien Lyne 2012 00:45:01

A documentary about the Burj Khalifa narrated by Damien Lyne. The Burj Khalifa is a mega skyscraper located in Dubai, United Emirates. It is not only the tallest building in D...

Koalas: Slow Life In The Fast Lane

Animal Presenter Shane Jacobson 2012 00:42:19 Unrated

A Koala documentary presented by Shane Jacobson. The Koala is a one of the most famous animals in the world and is native to Australia living for the most part on the South Eastern...

Searching for Sugar Man

MusicSociety Presenter Rodriguez 2012 01:26:00

Searching for Sugar Man is a 2012 documentary film created by Swedish director Malik Bendjelloul about 2 African friends who embark on a journey to find out what happened...

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang

Gaming Presenter Markus Persson Mojang 2012 01:44:17 Unrated

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang, a documentary that explores the history of the computer game Minecraft  and how it came to be one of the most popular sandbox games in his...

Side by Side

ArtHistoryMovie Presenter Keanu Reeves 2012 01:38:59

  Side by Side is a documentary film that explores the usage of two filmmaking processes, digital and film development. Produced by the famous Hollywood actor Keanu Re...

Aokigahara: Suicide Forest in Japan

Society Presenter Azusa Hayano 2012 00:21:09 Unrated

  The suicide forest “Aokigahara” is one of the most infamous places in Japan as hundreds of people go there to commit suicide. Located at the base of Moun...

Montauk Chronicles Dark Secrets

Conspiracy Presenter MODNUTS 2012 02:01:55 Unrated

Full documentary revealing the dark secrets reported at montauk’s camp hero airforce base.

The 16-Year-Old Killer: Cyntoia Browns Story

Crime Presenter Daniel Birman 2012 00:56:34 Unrated

The 16 year old Cyntoia Brown was sentenced to life in prison in 2010 for the murder of 43 years old Johnny Allen in 2004. The case has sprung back into the public e...

The Amish

Society Presenter David Belton 2012 01:47:06 Unrated

The Amish are one of the most mysterious and well respected groups of people in the United States. This 2012 documentary produced by PBS and directed by David Belton take...

Inside Chernobyl

History Presenter Adrian Musto 2012 00:37:05 Unrated

Independent filmmaker Adrian Musto travelled to Ukraine in 2012 to record this Chernobyl documentary, in which we see how the town of Pyrpat has fared after being abandoned more th...

Green Day: Between Us There Is Nothing

BiographyMusic Presenter Green Day 2012 03:00:00 Unrated

  Green Day is one of the most popular pop-punk bands of all time, this film is their story.   Green Day was formed by guitarist and front-man Billie Joe Armstro...

After Porn Ends

SexualitySociety Presenter Bryce Wagoner 2012 01:30:00 Unrated

  The lives of pornstars are documented extensively on camera, but what happens when they are not performing? “After Porn Ends” is a 2012 documentary created by...

Raiding The Lost Ark

MovieArt Presenter Jamie Benning 2012 Unrated

  Raiding The Lost Ark is a 2012 “filmumentary” about the phenomenally successful Speilberg movie “Raiders of the Lost Ark” by avid fan Ja...

The Island President

EnvironmentSociety Presenter Mohamed Nasheed 2012 01:38:34 Unrated

  A synopsis from http://theislandpresident.com/synopsis/ Jon Shenk’s The Island President is the story of President Mohamed Nasheed of the M...

The Dream Team

Sport Presenter Zak Levitt 2012 01:09:00 Unrated

  The Dream Team documentary is about what is considered the greatest sporting team to ever be set up. The 1992 US Olympic men's basketball team was iconic an...