The Armenian genocide perpetrated by the Ottoman Turks in 1915 is discussed. Included: interviews with scholars and survivors; and archival footage. Narrator: Julianna Margulies. Also: voiceovers by Ed Harris, Natalie Portman, Laura Linney and Orlando Bloom.
Filmmaker Gabrielle Pfeiffer searches across Russia for stories of death and survival from the days of Stalin's brutal rule of the Soviet Union. During his rule, millions of people were killed or sent to labor camps.
A profile of Sicilian photographer Letizia Battaglia, who was director of Palermo's daily newspaper L'Ora during the Mafia killings in the 1970s and '80s. Battaglia's photos from this period made her a leading member of the campaign against the Mafia.