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The Synanon Fix
APRIL 1ST – The four-part documentary series The Synanon Fix explores how the organization’s potential to revolutionize healing spiraled into a destructive force. Show More
The Synanon Fix
My Daughter Joined a Cult
Documenting claims made by ex-devotees, My Daughter Joined a Cult follows the life of the controversial and self-styled godman, Swami Nithyananda whilst giving a voice to individuals who were at the epicenter of it all. Show More
My Daughter Joined a Cult
Rael: The Alien Prophet
Featuring interviews with Raël and his followers and critics, an investigation into how a UFO-inspired religion spiraled into a controversial cult. Show More
Rael: The Alien Prophet
Love Has Won (HBO)
Chronicles the life and death of Amy Carlson, also known as Mother God, a self-proclaimed spiritual savior who built a cult through her online manifestos and live-streaming sessions. As Amy’s health declined, her followers believed her death would lead to her evacuation by UFO and salvation for humanity. Told through the eyes of Amy’s devotees […]
Love Has Won (HBO)
Desperately Seeking Soulmates (Twin Flames)
Journalist Alice Hines delves into the world of Twin Flames Universe, an online group run by the captivating couple Jeff and Shaleia Divine. Their promise is to match members with their perfect partner, but after talking to former participants who describe the extreme lengths they have taken in order to claim their ‘twin flame,’ Alice […]
Desperately Seeking Soulmates (Twin Flames)
The Program: Cons, Cults, and Kidnapping
Years after being sent to a disciplinary school, a woman who is haunted by her experiences decides to expose the corruption and abuse of the troubled teen industry. Show More
The Program: Cons, Cults, and Kidnapping
Escaping Twin Flames (Netflix)
Explores the story of Jeff and Shaleia Divine, the leaders of Twin Flames Universe who sell online classes that guarantee harmonious union with your destined partner, a controversial online community that preys on people looking for love. Show More
Escaping Twin Flames (Netflix)
How to Become a Cult Leader
The series wryly breaks down what it takes to run a cult, based on six of the most notorious cults of all time. Each episode focuses on a different pseudo-religious leader, their dark history, and goes over the basics of how they formed and led their following. Show More
How to Become a Cult Leader
Born in Synanon
Chronicling Cassidy Arkin’s journey to discover the truth about Synanon, the experimental community that turned into a full-blown cult. Show More
Born in Synanon
The Deep End (Teal Swan)
“The Deep End,” a four-part docu-series, is an arresting and provocative exploration inside the world of one of today’s most controversial spiritual teachers and her dedicated followers. Filmed over three years with unprecedented access, it is an unflinching portrayal of the incredible lengths people will go to in their search for connection. Show More
The Deep End (Teal Swan)
Waco: American Apocalypse
This immersive three-part Netflix documentary series is the definitive account of what happened in Waco, Texas in 1993 when cult leader David Koresh faced off against the federal government in a bloody 51-day siege. Released to coincide with the 30th anniversary of this national tragedy, the series is directed by acclaimed filmmaker Tiller Russell (Night […]
Waco: American Apocalypse
Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults
“Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults” is a thorough examination of the infamous UFO cult through the eyes of its former members and loved ones. What started in 1975 with the disappearance of 20 people from a small town in Oregon ended in 1997 with the largest suicide on US soil and changed the face […]
Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults
One of Us
Three Hasidic Jews face ostracism, anxiety, and danger as they attempt to leave their exteme Orthodox community. They must escape the violent trauma and abuse. Show More
One of Us
Orgasm Inc: The Story of One Taste
Sprung from San Francisco’s tech bubble and hailed by top health & wellness outlets as a path to fulfillment, OneTaste was a sexual wellness company that gained global notoriety through the teaching of a practice called “orgasmic meditation.” This investigative documentary employs access to 15 years of never-before-seen footage and interviews with former members to […]
Orgasm Inc: The Story of One Taste
Stolen Youth: Inside the Cult and Sarah Lawrence
A group of bright Sarah Lawrence College students fall under the dark influence of a friend’s father, Larry Ray. With unprecedented access to the survivors who lived with Ray, the film follows the cult from its origins through its still-unfolding aftermath. Show More
Stolen Youth: Inside the Cult and Sarah Lawrence
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