Last Watched

"Chechnya"  Sort by

Putin and Company

   2018    History
Although the end of the Soviet Union also meant the end of the KGB, it did not mean the end of secret service activities. FSB and the foreign intelligence service SVR took over the tasks. Under the secret service officer Vladimir Putin, the tasks of the secret service were redefined, and digital age with the Internet brought new possibilities for internal and external espionage and for the manipulation of public opinion.
Coup d'etats, assassinations, sex scandals, radioactive poisoning....it's the stuff of a Bond movie. But in today's Russia, it's all very real. Under Vladimir Putin, the FSB rules Russia with an iron rod directly from the Kremlin. To challenge its authority, even from apparent safety abroad, means risking your life. The KGB has even managed to outlive communism itself. Today, Russia is no longer a State with a Security Service: instead, the Security Service has a State.
Series: KGB: The Sword and the Shield
The Hunt

The Hunt

2015  Nature
Conquest of the Skies

Conquest of the Skies

2015  Nature
Top Gear

Top Gear

2012  Technology
Minimalism

Minimalism

2015  Culture
Human: The World Within

Human: The World Within

2021  Medicine
How to Grow a Planet

How to Grow a Planet

2012  Science
Prehistoric Planet

Prehistoric Planet

2022  Science