The Slum

A six-part series exploring how residents of Manila’s Tondo slums survive and thrive against the odds.

Risking it all

An action-packed series following people around the world who take extraordinary risks to earn a living.

The System

Award-winning filmmaker Joe Berlinger examines the state of the American criminal justice system.

South Africa Up series

We follow a group of young South Africans as they grow up through the country's dramatic political changes.


Food tells us who we are, where we come from. AJEats visits Havana, Istanbul and Reykjavik to discover what food says about the cities’ past, present, and future.

Rebel Geeks

At the boundaries of the digital revolution, we meet the rebel geeks challenging power structures and offering a different vision of our technological future.

Street Food

Often developed over centuries, street food is more than a cheap source of nourishment. It is the very essence of a country or region's tradition and mirrors the ways of ordinary people - with each recipe reflecting lifestyle, race and religion of its people.

Science in a Golden Age

The names of Newton, Galileo and Copernicus are well known, but how have the great Islamic thinkers of the middle ages contributed to the science of today?