Hindenburg Air Disaster

Movietone’s coverage of the Hindenburg disaster on a cloudy, overcast day at Lakehurst, New Jersey, on May 6, 1937. Filmed by Al Gold, Larry Kennedy and Deon De Titta. Sound engineer Addison Trice. The doom of the great Zeppelin, which…

‘STRANDED: I’VE COME FROM A PLANE THAT CRASHED ON THE MOUNTAINS’: Survival Tactics Astound in this Life-Affirming Documentary

By Gregory Crofton In 1972, a plane full of young rugby players jetted from Uruguay out across the Andes mountain range, their destiny a match in Chile. The atmosphere on the plane was one of raucous joy even after the…

They Are the Body Collectors: A Perilous Job in the Time of Ebola

On a recent morning, the body collectors pull up to their first stop: a dirt lot at the edge a steep hill overlooking a river. They’ve come to collect the corpse of Rachel Wleh.The men change out of jeans and…

Great White Singer Talks Fatal Club Fire

Jack Russell, lead singer of the rock band Great White, is interviewed about the night of the fatal club fire, his new band and sobriety.

Last Minutes on Mount Everest

Footage captured minutes before April’s deadly Everest avalanche highlights the Sherpas’ pride and resilience that not only support western expeditions but also the Sherpas’ families far below. Produced by: Vikram Singh, Rajneesh Bhandari and Taige Jensen

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