BBC Panorama: Eurovision’s Dirty Secret (30 min)
It has the Vermishel guy’s story in it. He was beaten and told to leave the country before Eurovision
On the Brink – Ericsson documentary explores the past, present, and future of technology and connectivity, featuring Flickr founder Caterina Fake, Wired UK editor David Rowan, Soundcloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss, and other tech thought-leaders
Douglas Rushkoff explores life on the virtual frontier for PBS Frontline – a sweeping look at the deeper groundswells of digital culture, from gaming addiction to the myth of multitasking and beyond
Miss Representation a Feminism Documentary on women/media
Seriously, take 8 minutes out of your life and watch this whole thing. It’s a good breakdown of why feminism is still so important.
”What are the drawbacks of [having a woman president]?”
“Besides the mood swings and PMS?”
Worth a watch; it really highlights the under-representation of women in American media and power positions.