Happy. A 2011 documentary that explores what really makes people happy (and what doesn't). Interweaving the latest research from positive psychology and footage from 14 countries, it shows the importance of family and friends, physical activity, flow activities, novelty, cooperation, and helping others. Available for streaming on Netflix and Amazon.
YouTube: "Rare photos of remote tribes at risk of disappearing." A beautiful short video showcasing some of Jimmy Nelson's photographs from his collection of remote peoples entitled "Before They Pass Away" - Other than beautiful imagery of cultural diversity and identity, there is a lot of room to ask to what extent exoticism is playing a part in the production of such projects, and how a discourse of 'authenticity' is being deployed.