NDTV Profit launches second season of ‘Docs+’

New Delhi: NDTV Profit is back with a second season of highly acclaimed documentaries ‘Docs+’, a new weekly series showcasing powerful documentaries on global issues. Offering a bouquet of these documentaries, Docs+ focuses on sensitive social and environmental issues like child marriage, farmer suicides, water privatization, sustainable agriculture and trafficking of women amongst many others.

Docs+ will premiere on Saturday, 4th August and will air every weekend on Saturday at 10:00 PM and Sunday at 5:00 PM.

This is the second season of award-wining social documentaries curated by Link Media, based in San Francisco, in partnership with Fuse Global, a social innovation investment fund for media and technology. The series is designed to tackle taboo subjects, increase conversation and promote civic engagement around global issues.

Docs+ offers a platform for upcoming and prominent documentary filmmakers to draw attention to socially relevant issues and sensitize citizens. Some of the award-winning documentaries lined up for August are Earth Focus, directed by Raisa Scriabine on agriculture and environment; Bitter Seeds by Micha Peled about the impact of GM crops on farmers and Shalini Kantayya’s documentary Drop of Life on access to clean drinking water.

Watch the Docs+ premiere episode on Saturday, 4th August with ‘Child Brides -Stolen Lives’, a heart touching documentary on girl child marriages and customs that hold back communities.

Tune-in to NDTV Profit at 10 PM every Saturday and at 5 PM on Sunday (repeat telecast) to watch Docs+

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