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movies



  • The Real History Behind The Current War

    by Olivia B. Waxman

    In the 1880s, Thomas Edison, George Westinghouse, and Nikola Tesla went to battle over who had the superior technology for electrical transmission.


  • When Women Ran Hollywood

    by Juliette Fay

    Their names may no longer be widely recognizable, but women built and ran early Hollywood, shaped the industry in myriad ways, and influenced what we see on the silver screen even today.



  • Satire and the History Behind "The Favourite" Movie

    Although it is not a documentary film, much of its history about lesbianism in the court of Queen Anne is fairly accurate – or at least accurately reflects contemporary views about Queen Anne.


  • New Documentary on Nazi Propaganda Films to Debut

    by Bruce Chadwick

    There are still 40 very offensive films that are not allowed to be shown publicly (except at scholarly events). Now clips of them have been spliced together in a bristling new documentary.