Download Flash Player to view this content.

The Passionate Eye | Season 2012-2013, Episode 1 | Dec 2, 2012 | 43:00

Chinese Murder Mystery

Rumors of corruption, blackmail, & the murder of a British businessman destroy a rising Chinese political star's career - but did his wife actually do it? Investigates the rumors that continue to swirl around the murder mystery that's changed the course of Chinese political history.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
The Passionate Eye - Royal ScandalsApr 19, 2014 | 41:52The Passionate Eye Royal Scandals Video
The Passionate Eye Royal Scandals Apr 19, 2014 | 41:52From Diana's and Charles' indiscretions, to salacious photos of Kate, the media's constant focus on the Royal family has made them fodder for entertainment. Explores a century of scandals as the Royals' private lives have become increasingly public.
The Passionate Eye - Mad Dog: The Secret World of GaddafiApr 13, 2014 | 1:27:34The Passionate Eye Mad Dog: The Secret World of Gaddafi Video
The Passionate Eye Mad Dog: The Secret World of Gaddafi Apr 13, 2014 | 1:27:34No other dictator had such charm & sex appeal, & so cannily outwitted Western powers. Told by those who directly served the late Libyan dictator, from nuclear smugglers to virgin bodyguards, the stranger-than-fiction story of how the “Mad Dog” of the Middle East used his oil billions to manipulate & terrorize the world.
The Passionate Eye - Shake Hands with the DevilApr 12, 2014 | 1:27:22The Passionate Eye Shake Hands with the Devil VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye Shake Hands with the Devil Apr 12, 2014 | 1:27:22Emmy Award winner follows former UN Commander Roméo Dallaire on an emotional pilgrimage to Rwanda, a country whose tragedy nearly became his own. Special presentation marks the 20th anniversary since the former Canadian General tried to warn the world of Rwanda's pending genocide.
The Passionate Eye - Tsunami: Caught On CameraApr 6, 2014 | 43:46The Passionate Eye Tsunami: Caught On Camera Video
The Passionate Eye Tsunami: Caught On Camera Apr 6, 2014 | 43:46The moving true story of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami in Thailand and Indonesia told through the experiences of those who were actually there.
The Passionate Eye - Mystery of Malaysia Flight 370Mar 30, 2014 | 45:00The Passionate Eye Mystery of Malaysia Flight 370 VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye Mystery of Malaysia Flight 370 Mar 30, 2014 | 45:00Unravels the theories and probes the mysterious plane disappearance that's gripped the world. What happened to Flight MH370 and its passengers and crew after it vanished from radar screens?
The Passionate Eye - Battle for RioMar 30, 2014 | 1:05:56The Passionate Eye Battle for Rio VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye Battle for Rio Mar 30, 2014 | 1:05:56A pre-World Cup tour of Rio de Janeiro’s notoriously violent favelas and a look at what Brazil is doing to clean-up the city prior to hosting the world's biggest football match.
The Passionate Eye - Cocaine WarsMar 30, 2014 | 43:01The Passionate Eye Cocaine Wars Video
The Passionate Eye Cocaine Wars Mar 30, 2014 | 43:01Go undercover with Drug officers trying to stop the smuggling of cocaine through airports into North America.
The Passionate Eye - Twin SistersMar 22, 2014 | 1:02:52The Passionate Eye Twin Sisters VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye Twin Sisters Mar 22, 2014 | 1:02:52The remarkable journey of identical twins adopted by families at opposite ends of the world who accidentally discover their daughters are sisters. What was meant to be a secret becomes a story of sibling love & fate with the girls reuniting at age 8.
The Passionate Eye - JFK: The Lost BulletMar 16, 2014 | 42:56The Passionate Eye JFK: The Lost Bullet Video
The Passionate Eye JFK: The Lost Bullet Mar 16, 2014 | 42:56Can conspiracy theories surrounding the assassination of JFK, & the so-called 'lost bullet' be debunked? Investigators use newly restored high rez images of the shooting & exclusive eyewitness testimony to try to solve the mystery of President Kennedy's assassination 50 years later.
The Passionate Eye - Holy MoneyMar 16, 2014 | 46:18The Passionate Eye Holy Money VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye Holy Money Mar 16, 2014 | 46:18Investigates financial scandals rocking the Catholic Church & the efforts of Pope Francis to clean up the Vatican's multi-billion-dollar business dealings amid accusations of money laundering, corruption, and misuse of donations.
The Passionate Eye - Mega-TsunamiMar 9, 2014 | 42:59The Passionate Eye Mega-Tsunami VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye Mega-Tsunami Mar 9, 2014 | 42:59Could we survive a mega-tsunami in North America? Using CGI simulations, scientists predict a wave even bigger than the tsunamis in Thailand & Japan could devastate the Atlantic Coast.
The Passionate Eye - The Trials of Muhammad AliJan 5, 2014 | 1:30:43The Passionate Eye The Trials of Muhammad Ali VideoClosed Captions available
The Passionate Eye The Trials of Muhammad Ali Jan 5, 2014 | 1:30:43The battle that almost ended Muhammad Ali's career - his refusal to fight for the U.S. military in Vietnam. Extraordinary archive & rare interviews reveal how, stripped of his boxing title & facing 5 years in jail, Ali risked it all to stand by his convictions.
The Passionate Eye - My Mother DianaSep 1, 2013 | 45:51The Passionate Eye My Mother Diana Video
The Passionate Eye My Mother Diana Sep 1, 2013 | 45:51Examines Prince William's relationship with his iconic mother, Diana. How did her very public life & bitter divorce influence the formation of his character & relationships?
The Passionate Eye - The Staircase: Last ChanceJan 6, 2013 | 1:27:39The Passionate Eye The Staircase: Last Chance Video
The Passionate Eye The Staircase: Last Chance Jan 6, 2013 | 1:27:39Did he murder his wife by pushing her down the staircase? Explosive new developments lead to the release of convicted murderer Michael Peterson, the subject of the award-winning documentary 'The Staircase'. We revisit the case as forensic evidence is discredited & Peterson continues to proclaim his innocence.
The Passionate Eye - Scarlet RoadDec 9, 2012 | 43:02The Passionate Eye Scarlet Road Video
The Passionate Eye Scarlet Road Dec 9, 2012 | 43:02Impassioned about sexual expression, an Australian sex worker specializes in a long overlooked clientele. With humour and passion, she has a dramatic impact on her customers, many of whom are confined to wheelchairs, and who blossom under her attention.

1 of 2