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Crime of the Century: Alex Gibney on his upcoming documentary and the story of the opioid epidemic
Arts & Culture

Crime of the Century: Alex Gibney on his upcoming documentary and the story of the opioid epidemic

The role of the Sackler family and their company, Purdue Pharma, in developing the prescription painkiller OxyContin is familiar territory. Gibney’s film digs into the aftermath, including the push to get doctors to overprescribe the medication and the company’s use of former government regulators to cripple serious oversight.

Steven Spielberg, Alex Gibney's new docuseries explores the science behind why we hate
Life

Steven Spielberg, Alex Gibney's new docuseries explores the science behind why we hate

Why We Hate delves into the science behind the behaviour of hate, which then becomes a powerful tool in understanding what drives conflict.

Documentary reveals the contradictions that make Assange
World

Documentary reveals the contradictions that make Assange

Alex Gibney set out to uncover the story behind Assange, 41, and the website he founded in 2006 to leak classified information submitted by anonymous sources, but received little cooperation from the former computer hacker.