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Is Alcohol Worse Than Ecstasy?
Is Alcohol Worse Than Ecstasy?

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‘Is Alcohol Worse Than Ecstasy?’ takes a scientific look towards the current ranking system of drugs.In a surprising outcome, alcohol, solvents and tobacco (all unclassified drugs) are rated more dangerous than ecstasy, 4-MTA and LSD (all class A drugs). If the current ABC system is retained, alcohol would be rated a class A drug and tobacco class B.The drug policies have remained unchanged over the last 40 years; this film highlights that it is now high time for a change in the current ABC System, which is arbitrary and unscientific in the context of the new research findings.The scientists involved, including members of the government’s top advisory committee on drug classification, have produced a thorough assessment of the social and individual harm caused by 20 of the UK’s most dangerous drugs and assert that this should form the basis of future ranking.

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Dope Sick Love
Dope Sick Love

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Dope Sick Love is a really outstanding documentary made for HBO about two pairs of heroin addicted lovers roaming the streets of New York City.But it is quite different from the conventional documentaries as there is no narration or interviews with the lovers, the camera just follows them around, completely detached, watching them score dope, shoot it, make up, hustle, and even impersonate cops to rob people!The people being followed don’t even seem aware that they’re being filmed! The footage is amazingly candid, highlighting tiny details that careless documentary filmmakers would leave out.This film shows the nitty-gritty of what it is like to be on the street and addicted to heroin. Some of the footage is truly horrifying; like watching one guy frantically searching for the fix he lost; and when he does find it, the guy literally dances in the street.The recurring nature of drug addiction becomes very apparent while watching this, as addicts are shown to go through enormous amount of trouble just to get one score.

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The House of Rothschild
The House of Rothschild

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The Rothschild Family - Puppet Masters - World's Only Trillionaires"Give me control of a nation's money and I care not who makes the laws." "We shall have World Government, whether or not we like it. The only question is whether World Government will be achieved by conquest or consent." ~ Rothschild

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Addicted to Pleasure: Tobacco
Addicted to Pleasure: Tobacco

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Actor Brian Cox brings another short documentary on addictions, now telling the story of tobacco. Going deep into the history of how smoking and the tobacco trade helped grow the British empire, then looking at how cigarette companies are constantly pushing to make their product the most addictive, this show tells it all.

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How Does Your Memory Work?
How Does Your Memory Work?

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One of the most interesting aspects to the human brain is the ability to remember, and more specifically beyond remembering language or shopping lists, to ‘travel’ back in time within your memory. How Does Your Memory Work? takes us on a trip through the brain, focusing on some unique people, including a man with no memory, and a women who is using pills to erase traumatic memories.With these stories, as well as with information provided by some of the world’s top memory researchers, we learn that memory develops early, but as time progresses some parts of memory can disappear. We also find out that our memory shapes who we are, including our personalities.

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The Story of Amy Winehouse
The Story of Amy Winehouse

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Amy Winehouse was a popular singer and songwriter, winner of 5 Grammy awards. She was successful a number of musical styles such as R&B and Jazz. Despite being a talented musician, she was better known for her health and drug issues rather than her creative expression. On July 23rd in 2011, at the age of 27, Amy Winehouse was found dead in her apartment in London. She is described as one of the most talented singers today. She was the first British female singer who received 5 Grammies in a single night. However, at the very top of her impressive career, Amy's lifestyle caught up with her.In this documentary, Jacques Peretti looks into the ups and downs in Amy's private life. It, unfortunately, consisted of a series of downfalls such as her parents’ divorce and the unsuccessful love relationships. Among other materials, this documentary presents a number of interviews with Amy's family members and close friends. Jacques Peretti tries to explain how Amy absorbs every emotional issue she had lived through and conveys those experiences into her music. Watch this emotional documentary and learn about the life and hardships of one of the biggest stars ever to set foot on stage.

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Sex, Drugs, and Democracy
Sex, Drugs, and Democracy

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“Sex”, Drugs, and Democracy is Jonathan Blanks award winning, indie rage movie, which grossed over $ 1 million in its art-house running.The Dutch game plan associated with a totally free modern society consists of a legitimatized sex activity marketplace, the open sale of ganja and marijuana, absolute equality for homosexuals, dispersion of uninfected syringes and methadone hydrochloride to junkies, and governing funded abortion, mercy killing and sex teaching for schoolchildren.Has this unconventional school of thought altered Netherlands from a domain of tulips, windmills and wooden shoes into a modern age Sodom and Gomorra, patently not? In Netherlands proportions of illegal drug use, dependence and ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME transmittance are completely low, and the Dutch people have the lowest proportions of abortion, teen pregnancy and imprisonment in the world.Filmed over the course of many calendars month passed in Nederland by author film director Jonathan Blank, the provocative docudrama has telltale consultations with everyone from government officials, police officer, clergy and scientists to cabaret proprietors, drug dealers and woman of the street and outrageous shots from hashish saloons, whorehouses, nights club, prisons house and rallies. The prominent soundtrack features music from American and Dutch indie bands.

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Anatomy of a Prison Murder – Gladiator Days
Anatomy of a Prison Murder – Gladiator Days

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In the USA especially, violent crime and assault are commonplace in all prisons. Prisoners are subject to rape, drugging and even murder. Anatomy of a prison murder explores the violence in the US prison system using state of the art surveillance equipment. The documentary unwittingly uncovers a brutal planned murder within the prison.

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Making A Killing: The Untold Story of Psychotropic Drugging
Making A Killing: The Untold Story of Psychotropic Drugging

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‘Making A Killing: The Untold Story of Psychotropic Drugging’ is the story of big money-drugs that fuel a $330 billion psychiatric industry, without a single cure. This documentary film contains more than 175 interviews with lawyers, mental health experts, the families of victims and the survivors themselves, exposing the way in which the disease as well as the drug for the disease is branded by the industry for the treatment of a disease that did not exist before the industry made the disease.These drugs kill around 42,000 people every year and the death count keeps increasing; but still this brutal industry is thriving in the lack of a concerted action against it.

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The Beyond Within
The Beyond Within

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‘The Beyond Within’ shows how until recent times, a world known only to holy man, to saints, and perhaps to the insane, opened to the common man. And this had been made possible by the mystical drug, LSD.This drug challenges our very conception of reality and its’ turbulent history raises sharp questions about the dividing line between private experience and public policy.To some, it’s a doorway to a greater consciousness, while to others it is a dangerous and subversive poison.But no matter what it definitely makes a person experience one of the most momentous event of their lives.

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Do I Drink Too Much?
Do I Drink Too Much?

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Alcohol is one of the most common recreational drugs. And one of the most widely abused. This BBC documentary explores the science of addiction, exploring new advances in science.

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Sex Slaves
Sex Slaves

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"Trafficking in sex slaves, beautiful women are abused and the centre for much of this trafficking is Odessa in the Ukraine. Girls are sold from one pimp to another and they are purely a commodity … if they get pregnant they are then forced into having an abortion.Moldova a very poor country has become one of the key suppliers of girls for the sex trade. Newspapers are used for advertising…70% of the girls probably realise where they will be going and what they will be involved in but the other 30% simply are tricked and know nothing of what to expect…many of them leave young children behind with mothers or other relatives.Many questions are broached involving but not exclusively:How can they become involved.Why cant they run awayWho controls the girls destinyWhat are they promisedAre they simply not intelligent enough to understand the risksWhat are the psychological capabilities of the girlsWho are the transporters, pimps…traffickersAre forced abortions standardThis documentary follows some of the individuals involved in this very shady trade.The girls are “broken” in front of the other girls and completely suppressed and become completely submissive.Abroad and big money are key phrases which lure these poor girls into this terrible sexuality trade.We follow an attempt to recover one of the girls from this forced trade but she is only one of 30, 40, 50 thousand trafficked girls to European countries. In most countries the trafficked women are treated as illegal immigrants and as such if they are apprehended by te police they are then locked up and degraded again before finally being deported….the police really have no sympathy for girls they believe to be simple prostitutes who knew what they were getting into.This one girl has been recovered but she will be terribly scarred psychologically…. having suffered rape, drugging, beatings, abortion and further humiliation things could never return to the same as they were..Sadly there seems to be no reduction of this trafficking .More information can be found about sex slaves and trafficking at this website http://www.pbs.org"

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Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis
Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis

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Clearing the Smoke, reveals how cannabis acts on the brain and in the body to treat nausea, pain, epilepsy and potentially even cancer.Extensive interviews with patients, doctors, researchers and skeptics detail the promises and the limitations of medicinal cannabis. Even though the video has an American perspective, marijuana use is illegal throughout many countries of the world for reasons that are not clear.This video is important because it mainly investigates the scientific basis underlying the medical benefits of marijuana use instead of focusing on the social, political and legal hysteria that have been attached to it.The paper mentioned in this video, Marihuana Reconsidered, was published in book form. The author, Dr Lester Grinspoon, is the world's leading authority on marijuana. In this book, Dr Grinspoon examines — and debunks — many of the common misconceptions about marijuana.

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The OxyContin Express
The OxyContin Express

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The OxyContin Express examines Florida’s massive problem with prescription pill abuse ranging from anxiety drugs, Xanax, to synthesized heroin, Oxycontin. This documentary shows the trials and pain of overdoses, junkies and crooked doctors.

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Strain Hunters
Strain Hunters

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Strain Hunters is a sequence of docudramas intended at enlightening the common community about the mission for the protection of the cannabis herb in the method of exceptionally susceptible landraces beginning in the humblest parts of the world.The only determined of Strain Hunters is to recognize, discover and recover cannabis landraces that have not been examined, in order to provide experts and physicians the opportunity to further augment information of the cannabis shrub in the medical domain.Numerous formerly unfamiliar cannabinoid summaries are contained in cannabis landraces commencing from vicinities where there is no likelihood of technical investigation.Someday these shrubberies could be beneficial in creating enhanced treatments for the ill and the agonizing. We believe it is our responsibility to conserve as numerous cannabis landraces in our genomic databank, and by propagating them into additional researched pharmaceutical strains for the solitary reason of scientific exploration.Throughout the creation of the Strain Hunters documentaries no damage was done to any individual, creature, shrub, or the natural environment. Altogether carbon emissions produced by this venture have been counterbalance by depositing thousands of plant seeds.The Strain Hunters documentaries have the distinct and restricted reason of info to the common populace. Strain Hunters do not sanction or endorse prohibited actions of any type.

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Marijuana: A Chronic History
Marijuana: A Chronic History

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‘Marijuana: A Chronic History’ is a documentary film by History channel, that charts the turbulent and strange history of Marijuana in America.It is a pro-Cannabis film attempting to educate people who still think that prohibition on Cannabis is reasonable and have no idea that widespread cannabis use is relatively harmless compared to alcohol, tobacco, and especially pharmaceutical and other drugs.The battle against drug-use in America has been going on since a long time but the term War on Drugs became a part of our national dialog in as late as 1970 when it was first used by President Richard Nixon, who later formed the DEA and started a push to outlaw drugs of all kinds.

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Ice Age
Ice Age

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‘Ice Age’ accounts the hidden, growing wave of the highly addictive, cheap and powerful Ice, or crystal methamphetamine, the drug that has medical uses as well as the potential to cause addiction.Addiction typically occurs when a person begins to use the drug as a stimulant, for it can improve sex, mood and energy, alertness and ability to concentrate, and weight loss and appetite suppression, among its other psychological and physical effects.Though over time, tolerance develops and makes it difficult for the users to function normally and experience pleasure as they did before and this condition then persists indefinitely due to neurotoxicity produced by methamphetamine in long-term recovered addicts.This film highlights how this drug plays havoc with the minds and the bodies of addicts, creating dangerous, psychotic patients. But little is known about the long-term effects of the drug or even how to treat the addiction.

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Cocaine Cowboys
Cocaine Cowboys

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"‘Cocaine Cowboys’ is a hard-hitting documentary film by Billy Cosben based on the sordid history of drug trafficking in Miami. There are three distinct sections in this film: outlining the basics of cocaine importation and distribution; analyzing the detrimental societal effects of a city awash in illegal cash; and cataloging the runaway violence that accompanies the inevitable drug wars.It includes the thoughts, opinions and commentary of ostentatious dealers, paid assassins, police detectives and crime reporters.A major cocaine dealer, Jon Roberts and expert transporter, Mickey Munday are featured in this film and composer Jan Hammer has provided the background score."

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San  Francisco Meth Zombies
San Francisco Meth Zombies

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Since the 1960s' psychedelic revolution San Francisco has become an enormous drug abuse center. Homosexuals there are known as a regular meth users and since it's so addictive the community is growing larger and larger. However - once you're in it there's no way back.

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Poverty in Chicago
Poverty in Chicago

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Directed and produced by Brian Schodorf this film is an exploration of how the drug affects the homeless population suffer from society as a whole with exclusive interviews with key Chicago political and social leaders.Schodorf relation to men allows the viewer to have a true insight into what life is like a permanent resident of the streets.Poverty in Chicago, too, explores the devastating loss of more than 150 lives in the winter of 2006 at the hands of a deadly epidemic of heroin.“I said. Now, I’ll show you,” said a homeless man who leads the team through infested areas most crimes in South Chicago and west inside the drug trade itself.

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Montana Meth
Montana Meth

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"Montana Meth takes an unflinching look at the debilitating impact of methamphetamine use. Delving deeper into the subject then ever before, it chronicles the stories of users and communities suffering from the tragic consequences of methamphetamine use.This documentary film gives a really clear image of the shocking demise suffered by the users and the victims of these users…the methamphetamine epidemic just seems to be growing and there is a need to do something dramatic about it.The Meth Project continue to work hard with the film company to make this film possible and describe the dangers and issues surrounding the use of methamphetamine. Meth has been cited by law enforcement officials as one the leading crime problems in America and has reached epidemic proportions in many states.It is now becoming very evident in other parts of the world and we need to work to recognise the affects in the users to provide some early intervention.For more information visit www.MethProject.orgMessage:Montana Meth is a personal look at the devastating physical andpsychological damage caused by methamphetamine, one of the most highlyaddictive substances known. The effects of METH are far reaching and diverse and anyone suspecting that a loved one is becoming a user they need to become aware of the many signs: Lesions of the skin brain damage paranoia tooth decay psycological change Finally deathTo bring up the profile of this issue the documentary has been shown as part of HBO’s Addiction series."

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The Real Walter White
The Real Walter White

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Breaking Bad is arguably the best TV show of all time. The real Walter White was one of the most successful meth cook’s from Alabama. In this documentary he retells his story and how he became rich from cooking and distributing meth.

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The Union: The Business Behind Getting High
The Union: The Business Behind Getting High

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In this 2007 documentary the current policy of United States and Canada on marijuana prohibition. Using interviews of both professional academics and marijuana aficionados this documentary raises questions on the hundred years of marijuana prohibition.

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Big Bucks, Big Pharma: Marketing Disease and Pushing Drugs
Big Bucks, Big Pharma: Marketing Disease and Pushing Drugs

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‘Big Bucks, Big Pharma’ is a shocking documentary exposing the sinister ways in which the the multi-billion dollar pharmaceutical industry uses, manipulates and sometimes even creates illnesses for making profits. They work with the close cooperation of doctors and media to market these seemingly normal harmless prescribed drugs to insusceptible audiences.This investigative documentary challenges the commonly held beliefs and confronts the uncomfortable consequences of relying on a for-profit industry for our health and well-being, and letting this industry form our perceptions

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We Love Cigarettes
We Love Cigarettes

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Nicotine. It is one of the most widely consumed recreational drugs. Across all cultures people love their nicotine. In this one way our race of people stand united we love smoking, chewing or snorting nicotine. We love the buzz. This documentary by BBC’s Horizon takes a look at the nicotine culture across the globe and tries to explain why this deadly drug is so popular.

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Grass: The History of Marijuana
Grass: The History of Marijuana

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‘Grass: The History of Marijuana’ is a funny yet serious film made by veteran filmmaker Ron Mann, who maps out the terrible loss in imprisoned lives and billions of dollars wasted fighting a drug that is relatively harmless and refuses to go away.Marijuana is the most controversial drug of the twentieth century, smoked by generations of musicians, students and workers to little apparent ill effect.Ron recounts how this drug came to be despised by the vast majority of governments around the world.The film features excellent presentation, crisp editing, sharp script and an extraordinary soundtrack ranging from the Swing Era’s “Reefer Man” through Dylan’s ‘Rainy Day Women’ to the hippie lament “One Toke Over The Line”, highlighting Ron’s remarkable production values.

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The Vice Guide To Travel: Liberia
The Vice Guide To Travel: Liberia

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This is no ordinary travel documentary; this is total “Hell on Earth”. Warlords, cannibalism, child soldiers on heroin, squalor and total madness. General Bin Laden, General Butnaked, General Mosquito…just imagine the scene in Baboon town. This is a black humorous look at what is a comical yet deadly situation…amazing!What Andy Capper, Editor Vice UK, is said about the film: We came to Liberia with a small team of three and quickly found a local journalist who would be our guide and fixer. Our first shoot location was the prestigious West Point, home to 80,000 people living in that redefine squalor. Thousands of rotting garbage around the neighborhood, which has no sewage system.Almost everyone – including local government officials – defecate and urinate in the open. Drugs, prostitution and armed robbery are the main industries. We got to know some of the residents of West Point, they told us their stories as he smoked heroin and cocaine and we asked for money.Then we visited a local brothel. Women who lived there spoke to us about the UN peacekeepers who have sex with child prostitutes and beat older women, and then not pay.But perhaps the most revealing parts of our trip to Liberia came to the meeting of the main leaders of the nation’s civil wars. There is a tradition in the Liberian militias outrageous noms de guerre assumed. Therefore, our subjects Bin Laden named General, General Rambo and General Butt Naked. The latter, in particular, was one of the Liberian warlords, most famous. He claims to have personally killed 20,000 people, including babies, and sometimes have cannibalized his victims.Today, General Butt Naked is on his birth name, which is Joshua. During our time together, we said that Liberia will surely implode into civil war when the UN leaves again next year. But in the meantime, Joshua wants to redeem himself. He offered us a vision of Liberia that wants to establish, and we are growing for him. He took us to his church, which rehabilitates child soldiers. We watched as he preached his way through Monrovia on a Sunday.Is there a possibility that successful mission, and the civil war still can be avoided in this country so desperately? That’s one of the many questions that arose with our safe return of Liberia. View our documentary about our stay there and see what you think.

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Scampia 24 – Drug, feuds and blood in the land of the Camorra
Scampia 24 – Drug, feuds and blood in the land of the Camorra

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The Camorra is a Mafia-type criminal organization originating in the region of Campania and its capital Naples, in the south of Italy. The Camorra’s main business is focused on drug trafficking and Scampia is one of the major centres for drug trafficking & illegal activities in Europe. The Italian police are fighting hard against this area’s drug trafficking. Many battles have been won. But the war is still happening.

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How Weed Won The West
How Weed Won The West

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How Weed Won The West is the sequel to ‘American drug War’ and an iconic mainstream documentary film based of the marijuana anti-prohibition movement.It opens viewer’s eyesto the detrimental economic, social and human ramifications created by marijuana prohibition.It delves deeply into the culture and commerce of cannabis featuring California’s ganja growers, medicinal marijuana patients and law reform advocates.It features Kevin Booth’s vivid document from behind the front lines of the “war on pot”, blowing the lid off a multi-billion dollar industry on the verge.It takes the viewer through a journey of real life stories involving the relatively new California legal marijuana industry using a stimulating angle which does not focus strictly on the medicinal value of marijuana. The widespread responsible consumption of marijuana for personal recreation and mood augmentation is addressed as well.

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Ibogaine: Rite of Passage
Ibogaine: Rite of Passage

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‘Ibogaine: Rite of Passage’ is a 50 minute documentary that shows the different aspects of this special substance, that is derived from the root of an African plant that grows in Gabon, by means of personal experiences and explanations of ex-addicts, treatment providers and experts.This film includes the story of Cy, who had been using a mixture of heroine and amphetamine for about 11 years, but more his concern for his three children and his ambitions are compelling him to give up his addiction which is taking an emotional toll on him; and Moussavou, who had suffered from an illness for more than a year and hopes that eating the holy plant will be the starting point of a new phase in her life.This plant was originally used during initiations of the Bwiti culture, but in the sixties, the anti-addictive properties of this psychoactive substance were discovered by Howard Lotsof.Despite the results that show the efficacy of Ibogaine, the pharmaceutical companies and the government show no interest and stay skeptical. The decision about the use of Ibogaine in the treatment of addiction appears to be made on political and economical, rather than a rational basis.

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Strain Hunters
Strain Hunters

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Strain Hunters is a sequence of docudramas intended at enlightening the common community about the mission for the protection of the cannabis herb in the method of exceptionally susceptible landraces beginning in the humblest parts of the world.The only determined of Strain Hunters is to recognize, discover and recover cannabis landraces that have not been examined, in order to provide experts and physicians the opportunity to further augment information of the cannabis shrub in the medical domain.Numerous formerly unfamiliar cannabinoid summaries are contained in cannabis landraces commencing from vicinities where there is no likelihood of technical investigation.Someday these shrubberies could be beneficial in creating enhanced treatments for the ill and the agonizing. We believe it is our responsibility to conserve as numerous cannabis landraces in our genomic databank, and by propagating them into additional researched pharmaceutical strains for the solitary reason of scientific exploration.Throughout the creation of the Strain Hunters documentaries no damage was done to any individual, creature, shrub, or the natural environment. Altogether carbon emissions produced by this venture have been counterbalance by depositing thousands of plant seeds.The Strain Hunters documentaries have the distinct and restricted reason of info to the common populace. Strain Hunters do not sanction or endorse prohibited actions of any type.

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The Hasidic Drugdealer
The Hasidic Drugdealer

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This is the story of a convict who drugdealer Satmar after his release from prison he’s trying to return to the community.Although not sound like the smartest cookies around, and that’s probably why he was chosen to do the things he did drugs.And it’s a little obvious do not want to fully integrate into the community that wants to eat the cake and have it (no pun intended), but anything that sounds like a good boy who got caught up in something that was bigger then he could handle, all I can say is good luck.And one more thing, I had to go, her parents classic excuse for everything that you do something wrong in life, but mostly it’s a good piece.

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Should I Smoke Dope?
Should I Smoke Dope?

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‘Should I Smoke Dope?’ is an investigative and revealing documentary by journalist Nicky Taylor, that looks into the effect cannabis have on the daily life.In her month long experiment she discovers firsthand how the drug affects the daily life of the people. Back in the UK, Nicky finds out about the genetically modified cannabis called “skunk,” which is cheap and increasingly sold on the streets.The breakthrough results were found to be quite unsettling. Although it’s illegal, over 15 million people have tried cannabis and there is a growing debate about whether cannabis should be reclassified as a class B drug.This film attempts to explore answers for disturbing questions such as whether marijuana can make one crazy, is it worse than alcohol or is it stronger than it used to be originally.

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Prescription for Disaster
Prescription for Disaster

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‘Prescription for Disaster’ is a documentary film investigating the symbiotic relationships between the pharmaceutical industry, the FDA, lobbyists, lawmakers, medical schools, and researchers, and the impact this has on consumers and their health care. It explores the consequences we, as a society face because of the way business and health treatment works today.The film highlights Vioxx, which turned out to be a catastrophic tragedy because of a regulatory failure by FDA and the Center of Drug Evaluation and Research.The film critically scrutinizes patented drugs, the reasons for them being so prevalently prescribed by doctors, and the role played by insurance companies and HMOs in ensuring conformity.Substitutes to traditional pharmacology and drug therapy, such as vitamins, nutritional supplements, diet, exercise and healthy lifestyle are also evaluated, along with the marketing and public relations efforts the pharmaceutical companies deploy including sales reps, medical journals and conferences.

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Heroin Nation
Heroin Nation

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"The original documentary has been replaced with a complementary video until “Heroin Nation” can be refreshed.‘Heroin Nation’ is a documentary film highlighting the problem with Heroin in The United States as to how it is smuggled across borders and affects vulnerable teenagers.The film take a fresh look at all sides of drug abuse including the users, the dealers, treatment and even the science behind the addictions.It shows the unsettling world of drugs through the eyes of enforcement officers, addicts, users, therapists and scientists.This documentary was premiered on the Discovery channel and rated TV-14 because of the subject matter and some disturbing footage of drug abuse."

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Ecstasy Rising
Ecstasy Rising

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In this Peter Jennings special, we see a expose of the most popular illicit drug, next to Cannabis, MDMA, or Ecstasy. Peter interviews the proponents as well as the opponents of this mind altering drug. We also see how the DEA responded to the new epidemic and how a new culture has been developed around it.

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Science of Steroids
Science of Steroids

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Athletes take recourse to various drugs to increase the natural performance of their bodies. While majority of the athletes develop their muscle mass by using standard techniques like lifting weights or running. However, there exist a few athletes who take help of artificial substances. These substances promote the growth of muscles and the expression of male traits teenage boys experience at puberty.Anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS), commonly called steroids, are a derivate of the testosterone male hormone.Man’s body is designed in a way that it can adapt itself to the harshest of environments. This becomes possible when muscles increase their size over relatively-short periods of time. Working out depends on the same phenomenon. When we undertake an exercise small tears are created inside the muscle fibers. These tears get repaired by the immune system.When repairing takes place, our body also compensates for the damage, and adds more material to the muscles than that got ripped. If this process is undertaken repeatedly then the muscle mass visibly grows, to the point where it becomes noticeable. In case of constant recurrence exact muscular mass gets developed.Steroids promote this kind of growth but artificially. They travel via the blood stream to the cells. They hook up to small portions of the cells known as androgen receptors. From there they pick up the molecules and carry them inside muscle cells. At that point, DNA is combined and proteins of a specific kind are released. The use of steroids only leads to dire consequences.Steroids help in accelerating cell and muscle growth. Being an artificial process, the body is not always equipped to handle such massive and rapid changes. Therefore there are side effects in most cases.The film makes a point against the use of drugs to improve muscle mass. As per the claims made by the film, instead of picking up steroid spending some time in the gym each week would produce similar results.

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Glut: The Untold Story of Punjab
Glut: The Untold Story of Punjab

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73.5 % of Punjab’s young is in love with narcotics. A multi million illegal drug nexus running under the noses of the Perimeter Security Force, The Board of directors of Tax revenue Intelligence agency, The Narcotics Control condition Federal agency and the Intelligence agency Office, leaving alone them as simple bystanders to Punjab’s wearing. The annual usage of intoxicant in Punjab is extending to 29 Corer bottlefuls making it one of the highest per capita consumers of alcoholic drink from world!The scenario in Punjab is getting worse by the day, which specialists have already begun to position an expiration particular date about the province.This docudrama takes an emphasis on the upcoming menace of narcotic mania in Punjab. It researches in detail how the pill is trafficked in Punjab from Republic of India West Pakistan delimitation and this network scatters through the state.Recounted by Rahul Bose and referred by many as significant names. However now and then it does seek to progress pathos to get the fellows feeling of the spectator, but mostly it rests rather bluff. It’s really an eye opener.

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Worlds Scariest Drug
Worlds Scariest Drug

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"This documentary from the Vice team borders on the absolutely most scary of their series.Beware of Scopolamine it is a killer drug with NO benefits.The team went to Columbia to explore the report of the most dangerous drug in the world; not due to recreational use but because of it’s use as a criminal and deadly agent. There is nothing in the deadly country of Columbia which the peolpe fear more than this drug..or falling foul of it’s use.Scopolamine, also known as “The Devil’s Breath.” is a drug which is so very powerful and renders those subjected to it completely void of their own will…they are totally under the control of the criminal who has administered it!! They can be taken to the ATM and withdraw all their money or drive to their own house and empty every item and anyone observing would believe they have done so under their own free will. It is this robbery of the persons free will which makes this so lethal.It is used by crime gangs and prostitutes to rob abuse and often kill the individual…it is used in abductions and there is nothing at all recreational about this drug.This is one drug that even drug abusers in their own right avoid like the plague…one manipulator describes it as worse than Anthrax.Scopolamine and its use in Columbia has completely changed the Vice teams thoughts and they too were so careful to flush the drug down the toilet….it can be carried airborne or administered in a drink …just so lethal and frightening.Victims who survive the experience remember nothing of what they have done and usually have repeated flashback of memory loss.Beware of this killer drug."

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Gypsy Child Thieves
Gypsy Child Thieves

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The Romanian Gypsies is becoming a huge problem to the European community. Children are being forced to beg and steal from innocent people in order to buy drugs or just to live. To understand what is happening to these children Romanian film-maker Liviu Tipurita begins a journey through Europe which takes him inside the closed world of the Gypsy community, and talks to the authorities and institutions meant to be dealing with this disturbing phenomenon.

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The Chemical Generation
The Chemical Generation

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This documentary covers the acid house, rave and club culture revolution in the UK and of course the chemical Methylenedioxymethamphetamine or ecstasy. This era inspired the film 24 Hour Party people and sheds light on the forgotten counter culture movement.

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Ben: Diary Of A Heroin Addict
Ben: Diary Of A Heroin Addict

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Ben: Diary of A Heroin Addict is a documentary film that charts the life of Ben Rogers who became a victim of heroin. Ben Rogers was expected to make a successful life. He was raised in a quiet, picturesque village. He grew up being a Boy Scout, loved cricket, played in the school orchestra and looked forward to the annual family holiday. However the decent upbringing did not translate to a good start in life. Ben found himself on the road to ruin. He began taking drugs and used to inject heroin up to four times a day. During his last months, Ben kept a video diary of his drug use and desperate attempts to come off heroin.The film exposes his lies and manipulations told to his mother Anne. He would be taking the drug while lying to his smother about making a new start. The film shows Annes anger and pain Ben loses his fight against the drugs. It shows his father Mikes unconditional love which continues undiminished as they are forced to deal with their sons addiction.The drug completely destroyed Ben’s body. He developed DVT and his veins were rendered so useless he had to inject into his groin. Director Olly Lambert comments: It’s incredibly rare to come across such raw and unflinching footage of a man so close to an abyss.The film attempts to give people a visceral understanding of the nature of addiction. The filmmaker claims that it was a privilege to try and unpick who Ben really was using the intimate legacy he had left behind.

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If Drugs Were Legal
If Drugs Were Legal

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The film set in 2015 is follows the investigation into the two girls’ deaths by an drug agent who worked closely with an ex-drugs policeman. The film shows the differing cases that emerged. Experts such as former chief constable Francis Wilkinson argued the case for pro-legalization, while David Raynes of the National Drug Prevention Alliance was one of the voices arguing against.Based on rigorous research and interviews with experts, the documentary delves on arguments that suggest drugs like cocaine and heroin must be made legal, and examines how a legal and regulated system of drugs would work.The film shows that the government has decided to legalize drugs. UK, along with European countries, Canada and Australia, has opted out of the UN treaties which control drugs. The film shows that the trade from possession to use and production to supply of drugs has been legalized.The drama opens with the deaths of two girls in a club which is licensed to sell drugs. In the scenario, most drugs are readily available, with government health warnings and lists of ingredients, from various outlets. Drugs of addiction, like heroin, are free but only available on prescription from Swiss-styled heroin clinics. Cocaine is still illegal. The whole trade is regulated by a new agency, called Ofdrug.The film raises the question if drug legalization could really reduce crime overall, and if it could make drug use any safer.

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American Meth
American Meth

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"In this 2008 documentary narrated by Val Kilmer, we see the stories of a select few victims of America’s new favorite drug: meth. In this documentary we get an intimate look at how meth effects rural Americans across the United States."

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Hooked: Illegal Drugs and How They Got That Way
Hooked: Illegal Drugs and How They Got That Way

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‘Hooked: Illegal Drugs and How They Got That Way’ traces the history of ceratin drugs sshowing that they were not always illegal, but were a medication against many “sicknesses”, like depressions or feeling tired. Even “coke” got popular because it has extracts of the coca-leave in it.Illegal drugs such as Crack, Cocaine, Opium, Marijuana, Heroine, etc make people addictive, shorten life-expectancy and change the social outlook too, posing a risk for the users as well as others.This film also illustrates how in these days, drugs are often a sign of problems in people’s life as it becomes their only recourse when reality is too demanding.

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In Pot We Trust
In Pot We Trust

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‘In Pot We Trust’ documents the suffering of four chronically ill patients whose reliance on the illegal drug as a pain killer is in danger due to federal anti-narcotic legislation.This film includes interviews of reform organizations, prohibitionist groups, politicians, drug war critics, scientists, and even celebrities, who openly voice their opinions on the subject matter.The medical use of marijuana is also evaluated.

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Waiting to Inhale
Waiting to Inhale

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‘Waiting to Inhale’ examines the heated debate over marijuana and its use as medicine in the United States. It sheds new light on this controversy and presents shocking new evidence that marijuana could hold a big stake in the future of medicine.Legislation to protect patients who use medical marijuana has been passed by 12 states. Yet opponents claim the medical argument is just a disguise for a different agenda – to legalize marijuana for recreation and profit.This film looks into details such as the claims that are being made and their stakes. Waiting to Inhale takes viewers inside the lives of patients who have been forever changed by illness—and parents who lost their children to addiction.It even attempts to evaluate whether there is any evidence to support the claim that marijuana can alleviate some of the devastating symptoms of AIDS, cancer and multiple sclerosis.It is striking from the social stand point that we deal with marijuana more harshly than alcohol despite the fact that alcohol causes more deaths and more injuries, making peoples’ judgment impaired more than marijuana.

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Cocaine Submarines
Cocaine Submarines

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Colombian traffickers are using a new secret weapon smuggling cocaine north – drug submarines.Up to 30 meters long and almost impossible to detect, are capable of delivering several tons of cocaine in one shipment.Dozens of submarines are believed to be operating between the coasts of Colombia and Mexico, and police estimate that another 70 will be built next year alone.NGC is U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and the Colombian military agents in search of drug submarine construction in some of the most remote jungles of the planet.Here, where the malaria-infested mosquitoes swarm narco-generals and heavy hand of the local population, there are at least 300 known cocaine laboratories and finished countless drug submarines and their factories.In hard-fought war against drug trafficking, an estimated catch comes in: a surprisingly sophisticated sub built by hand in the jungle

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The Marketing of Madness: Are We All Insane?
The Marketing of Madness: Are We All Insane?

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The Marketing of Madness, is a three part documentary that brings to the fore the nexus between psychiatry and drug companies which are hand in glove in exploiting the patients suffering from mental disorders.The documentary presents a real story about the $80 billion profit earned by the psychiatry and drug companies which go on building profits clandestinely by taking recourse to stealthy marketing ploys which more often than not hide the true face of these corporations and the dangerous sales campaigns undertaken by them.The movie brings forth some important discoveries regarding the modern drugs which not only make mental illness more acute but also induce depression. Also, theses psychiatric drugs for children have been reported to be far more addictive than cocaine The film questions the very diagnoses and the medication prescribed by the psychiatrists. The 297 mental disorders part of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, cannot be objectively measured by pathological tests. Hence the very foundation of the psychiatric diagnoses stands on a very dubious ground. The film shows that the mental disorder symptoms are subjectively and arbitrarily assigned in the manual further challenging the authenticity of such a manual which is used for treating millions of patients worldwide.The documentary exposes the true face behind the corporate veneer maintained by the psychiatric and drug companies. The entire health care system that poses as providing care and treatment for mental disorders is exposes in its grim reality.

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The War On Drugs: The Prison Industrial Complex
The War On Drugs: The Prison Industrial Complex

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‘The War On Drugs: The Prison Industrial Complex’ reveals a surprising number of figures of drug offenders in The United States.It shows how the number of Americans imprisoned on drug charges have grown in leaps and bounds from just 50,000 in 1980 to nearly 500,00 within three decades, making the United States operate the largest prison system on the planet.According to the U.S. Dept of Justice, the number of offenders under age 18, mostly African-Americans, imprisoned for drug offenses increased twelvefold from 1985 to 1997 and the number put in prison increased from 53 to 62 percent.Today, 89 percent of police departments have paramilitary units, and 46 percent have been trained by active duty armed forces. The most common use of paramilitary units is serving drug-related search warrants, which usually involve no-knock entries into private homes.