The Venus Archive

Earthlings

Earthlings is a feature length documentary about humanity's absolute dependence on animals (for pets, food, clothing, entertainment, and scientific research) but also illustrates our complete disrespect for these so-called "non-human providers." The film is narrated by Academy Award nominee Joaquin Phoenix and features music by the critically acclaimed artist Moby.

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duration: 97 min. released: 2005.

Fiat Empire

Fiat Empire: Why the Federal Reserve Violates the U.S. Constitution. Find out why some feel the Federal Reserve's practices are a violation of the U.S. Constitution and others feel it's simply "a bunch of organized crooks." Find out how the corporate media facilitates the partnership between the Fed and Congress and why it fails to disclose what's going on.

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duration: 59 min. released: 2007.

Home

Home chronicles the present day state of the Earth, its climate and how we as the dominant species have long-term repercussions on its future. A theme expressed throughout the documentary is that of linkage - how all organisms and the Earth are linked in a "delicate but crucial" natural balance with each other, and how no organism can be self-sufficient.

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duration: 93 min. released: June 5, 2009.

Story of Stuff

The Story of Stuff takes viewers on a provocative and eye-opening tour of the real costs of our consumer driven culture – from resource extraction to iPod incineration. Annie Leonard, an activist who has spent the past 10 years traveling the globe fighting environmental threats, examines the real costs of extraction, production, distribution, consumption and disposal.

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duration: 20 min. released: December 4, 2007.

The Corporation

An epic in length and breadth, this documentary aims at nothing less than a full-scale portrait of the most dominant institution on the planet Earth in our lifetime. The Corporation defines this endlessly mutating life-form in exhaustive detail, measuring the many ways it has not only come to dominate but to deform our reality.

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duration: 145 min. released: 2003.

Zeitgeist Addendum

Zeitgeist Addendum attempts to locate the root causes of pervasive social corruption, while offering a solution. This solution is not based on politics, morality, laws, or any other "establishment" notions of human affairs, but rather on a modern, non-superstitious based understanding of what we are and how we align with nature, to which we are a part.

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duration: 123 min. released: 2008.