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Coming up - Feature Documentaries

Sherpa, Monday 18 June, 8.30pm 
A fight on Everest?  It seemed incredible.  But in 2013 news channels around the world reported an ugly brawl at 6400 m (21,000 ft) as European climbers fled a mob of angry Sherpas.


Angry Inuk, Monday 25 June, 8.30pm
An Inuk film maker takes a close look at the central role of seal hunting in the lives of the Inuit, the importance of the revenue they earn from sales of seal skins, and the negative impact that international campaigns against the seal hunt have had on their lives.


The 5th Eye, Monday 2 July, 8.30pm
A farmer, teacher and priest undertake a daring mission to deflate a giant radome at the Waihopai spy base in protest at New Zealand's involvement in the US-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.  An Internet millionaire's mansion is raided sparking an investigation exposing illegal domestic surveillance by the GCSB.  While the government rams through law changes legalising spying on its own clients, an NSA contractor blows the whistle on the Five Eyes network of global mass surveillance.  With the rise of the surveillance state in the digital age, and in an era of endless war, new battle lines are drawn in new territories and the enemy is sought out closer to home.


Fractured Land, Monday 09 July, 8.30pm 
With some of the world's largest fracking operations on his territory, a young indigenous leader and lawyer confronts the fractures within his community and himself as he struggles to reconcile traditional teachings with the law to protect the land.


The Salt of the Earth, Monday 16 July, 8.30pm
The life and work of photographer Sebastiao Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting deprived societies in hidden corners of the world.


More than Honey, Monday 23 July, 8.30pm
An indepth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.