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Never Be Boring: Billy Wilder
One of Hollywood's greatest writers and directors, Billy Wilder was a young journalist who fled Berlin when the Nazis rose to power, and made his way from Paris to New York. Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Jack Lemmon, and Barbara Stanwyck were among his stars. With wide-ranging interviews and archival footage, this documentary offers insight into a cinematic genius whose immigrant experience shaped the images he created on screen.
Mosquito-borne diseases kill over a million people each year, making mosquitoes the world's deadliest creatures. Who can stop this menace? Meet disease hunters who combat mosquito-borne diseases like dengue and malaria.
The Pioneering Spirit is a behemoth of the shipping world. Weighing over 900,000 tons at maximum draft, at 124 meters wide and up to 477 meters long with equipment deployed, this steel giant is the biggest vessel on the planet.
A mind-altering odyssey about one man's quest to prove a growing imbalance in our brains, and help us understand how this makes us increasingly unable to grapple with critical economic, environmental and social issues.