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    Russia’s war with its own people

    RUSSIA: Two films look into the appeal and threat of Western favorite Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny.

    Toxic travels

    CAPITALISM: How safe is the air we breathe on commercial airline flights?

    Proud to be an American

    POLITICS: Touching on almost every aspect of life, Frederick Wiseman's latest opus illustrates all ways a local city administration can engage in civil discourse with its citizens.

    On the extraordinary achievements of an ordinary man

    LANGUAGE: Through one man's extensive travels and research over a 25-year span, a comparative study of 4 Indian languages is created.

    Anatomía de una lucha de resistencia

    LABOUR: Un largo período de desindustrialización da paso a un paisaje en descomposición debido al declive de una comunidad minera.

    Anatomy of a resistance struggle

    LABOUR: A long period of de-industrialisation gives way to a decaying landscape through the decline of a mining community.

    When values clash

    FAMILY: The daughter of a secular father and a devout mother tells the story reflective of the political events leading to the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

    The death of democracy by a thousand cuts

    JOURNALISM: A vivid portrait of tenacious Filipino journalist Maria Ressa, founder of the Duterte-critical Rappler.com.

    Jammed

    PRISON: Light is shed on the failure of Chile's prison system as 81 inmates burn to death while their families remain behind locked gates.

    Under the skin

    RACISM: Systematic, legalized racism has defined Brazil as a country for centuries with recent legal changes doing little to change the picture
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