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11.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2013

Americans overwhelmingly say they prefer to die at home, but most deaths actually occur in hospitals or other long-term care facilities. Aging Matters: End of Life explores the complicated experience of dying and why so few of us get the death we say we want.

12.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2011

The Child Cases - When a child dies under suspicious circumstances, abuse is often suspected. That's what happened in the case of six-month-old Isis Vas, whose death was deemed "a clear-cut and classic" case of child abuse, sending a man named Ernie Lopez to prison for 60 years.

13.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2006

In this feature documentary, 6 student activists visit 36 Canadian towns to take on one giant corporation. Filmed over 2 summers, these young crusaders (plus a gonzo journalist) try to raise public awareness about Wal-Mart's business practices and their effect on cities and towns across Canada.

14.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2001

In this film we witness the violent struggle of miners trying to save their jobs in what became one of the biggest public disturbances this country has ever seen.

15.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2005

Documentary following 15-year-old Yukina as she leaves home and moves to Kyoto to embark on the arduous training needed to become a geisha.

16.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2012

The Interrupters tells the moving and often surprising stories of three "Violence Interrupters"-Ameena Matthews, Eddie Bocanegra, and Cobe Williams--who with bravado, humility, and even humor, work to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed.

17.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2001

This documentary portrays the front-line street workers who serve the needy under the umbrella of the Salvation Army.

18.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 2008

Murray Siple's feature-length documentary follows a group of homeless men who have combined bottle picking with the extreme sport of racing shopping carts down the steep hills of North Vancouver.

19.
Available on:
Online Video (Free)
Year Released:
 1989

Do near-death experiences represent an authentic encounter with a world beyond? Best-selling author Raymond Moody explores the nature and significance of these profound experiences for those whose lives brush against death.

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