Tag archives: middle east

The relation between Iran and the west: The role of the US, Ayatollah Khomeini, Iraq, France and the revolution.


Rating: 10/10 (1 vote )

Great 3 part documentary on how the relation between the west and Iran turned sour. Although the relation has been improving in recent months the history of the relation between Iran and the west is still important. This film is made by westerners, but still shows that there are 2 sides to the story.

The reasons for Iran's nuclear project from their point of view.


Rating: 8/10 (1 vote )

This documentary examines the reasons for Iran's nuclear project from the Iranian point of view. Despite their large oil reserves, their might be some good reason for Iran pursuing uranium enrichment.

How it is to be young in Israel.


Rating: 9/10 (1 vote )

This video shows how both Palestinian and Jewish youngsters live their lives, how they think about each other and what is important to them.

Dubai in four minutes.


Rating: 10/10 (1 vote )

Elegant video of Dubai in HD. It shows a timelapse of Bubai and its magnificant architecture.

Iranian fisherman arrested by Saudi police man and put on a death trail for smuggling drugs (some were executed)!


Rating: 7/10 (1 vote )

This video shows a story about some unlucky Iranian fisherman that ended up at the wrong side of justice. The rivalry between Iran and Saudi Arabia is well documented, but I was not aware of things like this happening in this region. These men are probably victim of a power struggle between two nations that ...

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Syria: How a cocktail of communism socialism Baathism and the Assad family exploded.


Rating: 9/10 (1 vote )

This documentary shows the history of Syria after French colonial rule. With colonial powers moving out and new ideologies like socialism and communist moving in things became politically turbulent. This young nation has been thru terror and suppression, but is now on a crossroad of a being a safe place for people to live or ...

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The history of Saudi Arabia, the wahhabists, the royal family and their relation with the US.


Rating: 10/10 (1 vote )