Nobel Peace Prize-winning journalist Dmitri Muratov’s battle to defend free speech in Putin’s Russia.

Putin vs. the Press

September 26, 2023 // 53m
The story of one journalist’s battle to defend free speech in Putin’s Russia.

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Putin v the Press Dmitry Muratov
Putin vs. the Press
The story of one journalist’s battle to defend free speech in Putin’s Russia.
September 26, 2023
Two Strikes
Produced with The Marshall Project as part of FRONTLINE’s fellowship with Firelight Media, "Two Strikes" examines how a former West Point cadet got life in prison under a "two strikes" law.
September 5, 2023
A powerful and unforgettable window into the lives of incarcerated pregnant women — and what happens to their newborns.
September 5, 2023
Putin's Crisis
How Russian President Vladimir Putin reached this moment of crisis.
July 11, 2023
Inside the Iranian Uprising
Inside the protests that rocked Iran after the death of a young woman in police custody.
June 29, 2023
America's Dangerous Trucks
FRONTLINE and ProPublica investigate deadly truck accidents and the fight over measures that could save thousands of lives.
June 13, 2023
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After Uvalde: Guns, Grief & Texas Politics
A year after the Uvalde school shooting, FRONTLINE, Futuro Investigates and The Texas Tribune document the community’s trauma, efforts to heal and the fight over assault rifles.
May 30, 2023
Once Upon a Time in Iraq: Fallujah
The enduring story of the battle of Fallujah, told by the people who lived through it.
May 23, 2023
1h 54m
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Clarence and Ginni Thomas: Politics, Power and the Supreme Court
As controversy erupts around Clarence and Ginni Thomas, FRONTLINE tells the inside story of their path to power.
May 9, 2023
2h 44m
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America and the Taliban
How America's 20-year war in Afghanistan culminated in Taliban victory.
April 4, 2023
1h 54m
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Age of Easy Money
High inflation, fear of recession and disruptions — like the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank — how did we get here? FRONTLINE examines the Federal Reserve's policies and the potential consequences of its record pace of interest rate hikes to try and fight inflation.
March 14, 2023
Putin and the Presidents
FRONTLINE tells the story of Vladimir Putin’s clashes with American presidents as he’s tried to rebuild the Russian empire.
January 31, 2023
1h 48m
Global Spyware Scandal: Exposing Pegasus
In a two-part documentary, FRONTLINE and Forbidden Films explore how the powerful spyware Pegasus, sold to governments around the world by the Israeli company NSO Group, was used on journalists, activists, the wife and fiancée of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and others.
January 3, 2023
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After Zero Tolerance
FRONTLINE tells the story of a Honduran family’s struggle to reunite after being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border three years earlier under Trump administration immigration policies.
December 6, 2022
Crime Scene: Bucha
FRONTLINE, The Associated Press and SITU map the atrocities in Bucha, Ukraine, through eyewitness accounts, videos and exclusive 3D data.
December 6, 2022
Putin's War at Home FRONTLINE documentary
Putin's War at Home
Defiant Russians push back against President Vladimir Putin’s crackdown on critics of the war in Ukraine.
November 1, 2022
1h 24m
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Putin's Attack on Ukraine: Documenting War Crimes
FRONTLINE and the Associated Press investigate evidence of Russian war crimes in Ukraine and the pursuit of justice.
October 25, 2022
Michael Flynn's Holy War FRONTLINE Associate Press documentary
Michael Flynn's Holy War
How did Michael Flynn go from being an elite soldier overseas to waging a “spiritual war” in America?
October 18, 2022
1h 54m
Lies, Politics and Democracy
Ahead of the 2022 midterms, a look at American political leaders and choices they've made that have undermined and threatened democracy in the U.S.
September 6, 2022
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Afghanistan Undercover
An undercover investigation into the Taliban’s crackdown on women in Afghanistan.
August 9, 2022
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Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack
A dramatic and intimate look inside the Russian assault on the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.
February 14, 2023
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Facing Eviction
Families struggle to keep their homes during the pandemic, despite a federal ban on evictions.
July 26, 2022
1h 24m
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Police on Trial
FRONTLINE and Star Tribune examine the aftermath of George Floyd's murder and the struggle for police accountability.
May 31, 2022
3h 14m
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The Power of Big Oil
FRONTLINE examines the fossil fuel industry’s history of casting doubt and delaying action on climate change in a three-part documentary series.
April 19, 2022
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Plot to Overturn the Election
FRONTLINE and ProPublica trace the hidden sources of misinformation about the 2020 presidential election and demonstrate how a handful of people have had an outsized impact on the current crisis of democratic legitimacy in the U.S.
March 29, 2022
1h 24m
Pelosi Power
Pelosi's Power
An examination of the powerful and polarizing Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi.
March 22, 2022
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Putin's Road to War
FRONTLINE tells the inside story of what led to Vladimir Putin’s war on Ukraine.
March 15, 2022
1h 23m
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American Reckoning
Who killed Wharlest Jackson Sr.? In investigating the unsolved 1967 murder of a local NAACP leader, "American Reckoning" reveals an untold story of the civil rights movement and Black resistance.
February 15, 2022
Shots Fired
Amid record police shootings in Utah, FRONTLINE and The Salt Lake Tribune investigate the use of deadly force in the state.
November 23, 2021
Massacre of El Salvador
Massacre in El Salvador
FRONTLINE, Retro Report and ProPublica examine the ongoing fight for justice for the horrific 1981 attack on the village of El Mozote and surrounding areas.
November 9, 2021
Pandora Papers
Pandora Papers
With ICIJ, FRONTLINE examines secret finance overseas and in the U.S.
November 9, 2021
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Taliban Takeover
The Taliban take over Afghanistan, and the threat of ISIS and Al Qaeda intensifies.
October 12, 2021
Boeing’s Fatal Flaw
An investigation of Boeing’s flawed 737 Max jet and the crashes that killed 346 people.
September 14, 2021
1h 54m
America After 9/11
FRONTLINE traces the U.S. response to the September 11 terrorist attacks and the devastating consequences that unfolded across three presidencies.
September 7, 2021
1h 54m
In the Shadow of 9/11
How seven men in Miami were indicted for the biggest alleged Al Qaeda plot since 9/11.
August 10, 2021
India's Rape Scandal
FRONTLINE investigates a wave of shocking rape cases in India.
July 20, 2021
Leaving Afghanistan
FRONTLINE investigates the consequences of America’s withdrawal from Afghanistan.
July 20, 2021
The Power of the Fed
As the U.S. Federal Reserve continues to pump billions of dollars into the financial system daily, who is benefiting and at what cost?
July 13, 2021
Germany’s Neo-Nazis & the Far Right
FRONTLINE investigates the rise of far-right extremism and violence in Germany.
June 29, 2021
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The Jihadist
Designated a terrorist by the United States, the powerful Syrian militant Abu Mohammad al-Jolani now seeks a new relationship with the West.
June 1, 2021