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President Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu have been on a collision course since the start of their political careers. Director Jacob Septimus and Newsweek & The Daily Beast’s Peter Beinart uncover exactly how the two men developed their world view and explain why this fractured friendship is so crucial to the future of the middle east—and the world. This installment of the Doc Incubator is an adaptation of an excerpt of Beinart’s controversial book: ‘The Crisis of Zionism.’ It’s about 10-minutes long, and you can watch it right here in the dashboard, for absolutely free!
In Search of Skrillex: A short documentary that investigates one musician’s very human struggle to bring electronic music into the mainstream. Director, Jacob Septimus.
A Strange Animal: The U.S. troops are leaving, but the journalists are staying in Iraq, working under deadlines and death threats. In a short documentary special for Newsweek & The Daily Beast, filmmaker Richard Pendry reveals the new techniques — more John LeCarre than J-school — reporters have devised to get the story in Iraq. Fascinating viewing for anyone interested in the intersection of war, conflict, and journalism.