Janson Media Episodes
The documentary film The Typewriter In the 21st Century is an ode to a marvellous machine that changed the world, and the surprisingly enduring culture that valiantly attempts to preserve its legacy and save it from cultural extinction.
The USS Franklin (CV-13). The men in the American Pacific fleet knew her as 'Big Ben'. She is known throughout history as 'The Ship That Wouldn't Die'. Even now, the very name Franklin spawns a tidal wave of emotion for all involved.
The United States of Autism weaves the tale of a broad spectrum of American life in all its faiths, disparities, colours, and cultures - and the story of one man's 40-day, 11,000 mile journey across America to find answers for his family and son.
Sriracha has earned a cult following, but the story of this spicy sauce is a mystery to most fans.
Westinghouse is a feature-length documentary about the life and times of George Westinghouse - considered America's greatest industrialist and the only man who would go up against Thomas Edison, and win.
Find out about the magic of the golden liquid called whisky and the small island off the coast of Scotland called "the Capital of Whisky" that is the home of eight world famous whisky distilleries.
The feature-length documentary film is an honest, passionate and revealing glimpse behind the curtain to reveal the secretive world of magicians as seen through the eyes of some of the most respected thinkers, performers and creators.
Resonance is the first documentary to investigate the actual mechanisms by which mobile phone technology can cause cancer.
Look behind the fear, hype and politics that have polarized the vaccine debate in America today.
Take an inside look at the making of the Hollywood movie, The Goonies. Directed by Richard Donner and released in 1985, the film is now a cult classic.
During World War II, 1.2 million African-Americans served in America's Armed Forces. Fully 125,000 served overseas. 708 were killed. Among these were The Wereth Eleven. Their story was lost to history. Until now.
The Afghan Solution is the story of a people left behind by their newly minted government. The film is a powerful and informative warning about the dangers of believing that a central government can address the gravely important issues Afghans face.
A critical and in-depth look at how one man has quickly changed the face of Catholicism at a moment when no one really expected it.
Largely thought to have gone the way of the dinosaur, the custom vanning scene and its traditions remain alive and well among a small and close-knit group of the hardcore custom van owner. Vannin' takes you into a unique American subculture.
Each recent terrorist attack has led to an increase in security: new laws, surveillance of individuals, trade and financial transactions, more cameras, biometric scanning, ever-expanding security architecture. When will the next attack take place?
Kandote chronicles the journey of Africa's first national men's lacrosse team, Team Uganda, as they work towards achieving their goal of competing in the 2014 World Lacrosse Championships held in Denver, Colorado.
Al Capone is regarded as one of the most notorious gangsters in history. His exploits have inspired authors, journalists and filmmakers. But who was he really? How did this child of Neapolitan immigrants become so legendary?
During World War II America fought a fearsome battle over the skies in Europe. And it was one plane that overcame all the odds and prove that persistence was a much greater power than fear. This airplane was the B-17 Flying Fortress.
When filmmaker Luis Macias learned that his eight-year old son, Alejandro, was dyslexic, he decided to do what he does best... the resulting film tackles the issues surrounding dyslexia like few other documentaries.
The American craft beer industry is unlike any industry ever seen before in America.
Follow Devon Canada - Olympic boxing gold medalist, paediatric nurse and boxing coach - as she mentors two inner city teenagers, Emily and Zaneta, through her non-profit gym Elephant in the Room Boxing Club.
Twenty-three international thinkers come together and break their silence about how the world really works and why there is still hope in re-establishing a moral and just society.
Following the incredible mission to get Osama Bin Laden, Special Ops goes inside Seal Team 6 training and meets these brave warriors as they prepare for future assignments.
This very personal and moving film documents filmmaker Robert Linnell's attempt to make sense of his father's death in combat during World War II, when Robert was just two-months-old.
Presentation of the viewpoints of architects and engineers who believe that evidence points to the explosive controlled demolition of the World Trade Center.
Sit back, crack open a cold one and see the history of the one time, and perhaps future, beer brewing capital of the world, Brooklyn, New York. This documentary explores the origins of the brewing industry from the early 1800s up to the modern day.