iWonder documentaries launch on TVNZ OnDemand
Expand your mind with our new range of factual specials!
Feeling curious? Well, we can help with nine new documentary specials landing on TVNZ OnDemand on Saturday 1 December.
These eclectic, informative and entertaining one-off docos come from iWonder, a specialist in documentary and current affairs content.
iWonder are dedicated to meaningful, inspiring and newsworthy stories, covering a range of topics including politics, culture, nature and sport.
After December, three new titles will be added every month to satisfy your thirst for knowledge.
What are you waiting for? Deep dive into our December documentaries:
A no-holds-barred investigation into the still unsolved murders of the two biggest superstars rap has ever produced - Christopher Wallace, aka Biggie Smalls, and Tupac Shakur. Answering the crusading calls for justice from Biggie’s mother Voletta, Nick Broomfield hits the streets from East Coast to West Coast, putting his own life at risk and uncovering sensational new evidence.
Speaking to teenage girls, politicians, activists and academics, Miss Representation accumulates startling facts and statistics about the representation of women in the media and how it contributes to the under-representation of women in leadership roles. Featuring Geena Davis, Gloria Steinam, Condoleezza Rice and Margaret Cho.
Kumare presents himself as an enlightened guru from the East who builds a following of disciples in the West. But Kumare is not a real guru, he is American filmmaker Vikram Gandhi. Lapsed Hindu Gandhi conducts a social experiment that has unexpected consequences.
This disquieting expose demonstrates how we unknowingly, click by click, generate a cloud of data that records our every online move. Featuring interviews with technology thought leaders and futurists, including Moby, Chief Google Engineer Ray Kurzweil, and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg.
Immediately after 9/11, small teams of Green Berets were sent on secret missions into Afghanistan to overthrow the Taliban. With unprecedented access to US special forces, this documentary focuses on the original foot soldiers in the war on terror.
Four young people go on an investigative road trip around Australia to see all sides of the animal welfare story. Unafraid to ask tough questions they speak to politicians, activists, farmers, and Indigenous Australians, leading to questions about society that go beyond the treatment of animals.
Taryn Brumfitt is a highly recognised body image activist whose powerful message has reached over 100 million people worldwide. Follow Taryn as she traverses the globe talking to experts, women in the street and well-known personalities about the alarming rates of body image issues that are seen in people of all body types.
Follow six brilliant scientists during the launch of the Large Hadron Collider, marking the start-up of the biggest and most expensive experiment in the history of the planet. Particle Fever is a celebration of discovery, revealing the very human stories behind this epic machine.
This fast-paced biographical documentary narrated by Charley Boorman explores film icon Steve McQueen's obsession with speed and the invention of a racing bike called the Desert Racer, a by-product of his relationship with Bud Ekins, his stunt double on The Great Escape.