ZVideo Productions is a components of Z Communications. It encompasses videos we have taken at events and at talks or that we have generated with guests at our premises.
The videos span all kinds of topics, address places, present analyses, and offer vision and strategy. We are not a major producer of Hollywood movies but we strive not only for relevant and insightful content – rather unlike Hollywood – but also for quality production, not quite on Hollywood scale, but very suitable for the materials offered.
We have roughly 100 individual videos available. Here are a few of them, to indicate the breadth of focus, and to provide an inducement to visit the store where you can see all of them, with covers and descriptions, grouped by topic, or by author – for example, all the ones by Chomsky, or all the ones about Race, and so on:
The World Social Forum 2004 in Mumbai, India promised to focus on women’s issues. One of the first evening plenaries, Women Against Wars, Wars Against Women, lived up to all […]
In February 2005, Sonali Kolhatkar and Jim Ingalls visited Afghanistan to see first hand the results of the U.S. invasion/occupation. They traveled through the cities and provinces, meeting with some […]
Longtime media worker, television news producer, and documentary filmmaker Danny Schechter (AKA the “News Dissector”) has worked from top to the bottom and back again in mainstream and alternative media. […]
Howard Zinn discusses how history is framed by institutional powers to encourage submission to authority, and how knowledge and activism can threaten the overthrow of tyranny and ignorance. He draws […]
In this lecture, Noam Chomsky discusses the war on terrorism, media disinformation, Mideast politics, and U.S. foreign policy.
Recorded in March 2002 at the Z Media Institute. 70 minutes.
In this June 2005 talk at the Z Media Institute, Chomsky lays out the most important issues facing us today–nuclear apocalypse, environmental catastrophe, and the “democracy deficit.” Classic Chomsky, he […]
A feminist satire telling of the events leading up to that fateful day when 1960s’ feminists read about the death of feminism in various mainstream women’s magazines, and elsewhere. The […]
In a pair of related talks, Michael Albert first discusses the issues associated with building an effective peace movement: matters of strategy, organization, and focus. Then he elaborates on the issue of […]
In this talk, Noam Chomsky focuses on the problems of democracy development. He discusses the so-called grand economy, as touted by Milton Friedman and others, which Chomsky describes as a […]