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Niall Ferguson’s Networld, Season 1, Episode 2, Winner Takes All
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directed by Adrian Pennink; presented by Niall Ferguson, 1964-; produced by Adrian Pennink, in Niall Ferguson’s Networld, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
In this groundbreaking new series hosted by Niall Ferguson and based on his bestselling book The Square and the Tower, Ferguson visits network theorists, social scientists and data analysts to explore the history of social networks. By looking at lessons from Cold War history, George Orwell's 1984 and other source...
directed by Adrian Pennink; presented by Niall Ferguson, 1964-; produced by Adrian Pennink, in Niall Ferguson’s Networld, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
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Niall Ferguson’s Networld, Season 1, Episode 3, Networld War
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directed by Adrian Pennink; presented by Niall Ferguson, 1964-; produced by Adrian Pennink, in Niall Ferguson’s Networld, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
In this groundbreaking new series hosted by Niall Ferguson and based on his bestselling book The Square and the Tower, Ferguson visits network theorists, social scientists and data analysts to explore the history of social networks. With lessons from the fight against terrorism in Iraq to the rise of an internet-p...
directed by Adrian Pennink; presented by Niall Ferguson, 1964-; produced by Adrian Pennink, in Niall Ferguson’s Networld, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
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Sociological Methods, Program 1, Questionnaires and Interviews
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presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV, in Sociological Methods, Program 1 (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2019), 7 mins
How do school students negotiate the pressures to perform well academically alongside the pressure to be popular and cool? Carolyn Jackson combined questionnaires and interviews to research this question and this film uses her study, Lads and Ladettes, to illustrate why these methods are chosen, their respective s...
presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV, in Sociological Methods, Program 1 (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2019), 7 mins
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Sociological Methods, Program 2, Participant Observation
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presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV, in Sociological Methods, Program 2 (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2019), 7 mins
Some research questions can only really be studied by sociologists getting out of their offices and interacting directly with the people they want to study. Starting with the famous Chicago School of sociology, this film looks at some classic studies to illustrate why participation observation is used in sociology...
presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV, in Sociological Methods, Program 2 (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2019), 7 mins
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Sociological Methods, Program 3, Case Studies
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presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV, in Sociological Methods, Program 3 (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2019), 5 mins
If you go and see your doctor or a therapist, you’ll become a ‘case’ to them. They’ll want to know a lot more about you. Similarly, sociological case studies involve putting a social group, an event or a place ‘under the microscope’. This film looks at a classic sociological study, The Spiritual Revolu...
presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by ShortCutsTV, in Sociological Methods, Program 3 (Leicester, England: ShortCutsTV, 2019), 5 mins
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Chega De Fiu Fiu
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directed by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018 and Fernanda Frazão, 1986-; produced by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018, Camila Biau, fl. 2012, Fernanda Frazão, 1986-, Lucas Kakuda, fl. 2014 and Juliana Lemes, fl. 2012, Brodagem Filmes (New York, NY: Pragda, 2018), 1 hour 14 mins
While the #MeToo Movement united sexual harassment victims throughout the world, this crucial documentary goes beyond and explicitly illustrates how the participation of women in open urban spaces is marked by insecurity. The film explores the public space as a place of violence — especially sexual harassment €..
directed by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018 and Fernanda Frazão, 1986-; produced by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018, Camila Biau, fl. 2012, Fernanda Frazão, 1986-, Lucas Kakuda, fl. 2014 and Juliana Lemes, fl. 2012, Brodagem Filmes (New York, NY: Pragda, 2018), 1 hour 14 mins
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Horizon, Season 54, Episode 7, The Honesty Experiment
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directed by Vicki Cooper, fl. 2005-2016; produced by Susannah Wilkinson, fl. 2012 and Vicki Cooper, fl. 2005-2016, Thoroughly Modern Media and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 54, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
We all lie up to nine times a day. It's a fundamental part of being human. But is all this lying bad for us? In a world first, pioneering scientists are about to find out. With brand new technology, they rig three people – a priest, an advertising exec and a YouTuber – making it impossible for them to lie unde...
directed by Vicki Cooper, fl. 2005-2016; produced by Susannah Wilkinson, fl. 2012 and Vicki Cooper, fl. 2005-2016, Thoroughly Modern Media and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 54, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
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Max Becoming Max
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directed by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017, Rolling Film Productions (Toronto, ON: Rolling Film Productions, 2017), 48 mins

This is a story about a special needs 12-year-old and some of the remarkable people who helped him get to a very good place in his life. Max Blackwin seems like any grade-sixer, but unlike the other kids, he has already faced more challenges, and won more personal victories, than most of them will see in a lifetim...

directed by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017, Rolling Film Productions (Toronto, ON: Rolling Film Productions, 2017), 48 mins
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Meet the Humans, Season 1, Episode 3, Pulling Together
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presented by Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by Sophie Wells, fl. 2017, Ed Watkins, fl. 2006-2013, Frank Smalley, fl. 2005, Ian Osprey, fl. 2006 and Vicki Lines, fl. 2014, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Meet the Humans, Season 1, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 51 mins
This bold new series puts human behaviour under the microscope. A plush country house is rigged with surveillance cameras and a group of unwitting test subjects invited to take part in various group activities, from a flirty singles night to an awkward team-building weekend. From inside a secret observational room...
presented by Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by Sophie Wells, fl. 2017, Ed Watkins, fl. 2006-2013, Frank Smalley, fl. 2005, Ian Osprey, fl. 2006 and Vicki Lines, fl. 2014, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Meet the Humans, Season 1, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 51 mins
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Secrets Of Silicon Valley, Episode 1, The Disruptors
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presented by Jamie Bartlett, 1979-; produced by Jack Rampling, fl. 2011 and Jamie Grayson, fl. 2008, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Secrets Of Silicon Valley, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 57 mins
Jamie Bartlett visits the future and discovers what it has in store for the rest of us. He meets the people transforming the way we live and work through 'disruption', discovering the truth about the dystopian future that awaits us all – ending up in the island hideaway of the former Facebook executive who is pr...
presented by Jamie Bartlett, 1979-; produced by Jack Rampling, fl. 2011 and Jamie Grayson, fl. 2008, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Secrets Of Silicon Valley, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 57 mins
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