POW Productions Ltd.

Independent Documentaries since 1980



This is Our Music


Argy Bargy, The Damned and The Meteors join fans for a weekend of alternative music. "We've all united to fight the menace that is the X Factor" Capt. Sensible.

Gaza Demo


POW Productions makes documentaries, campaign and arts films which give a voice to people, organisations and communities that have something that needs to be seen and heard.

The Gulf War

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

Reporter:Tessa Shaw Editor: Mic Dixon Director: Christine Pearce

Pictures of Women

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins


The Other War


As one of the first teams into Iraq just days after the end of the war, POW's film reveals the devastating effects of the bombing and UN sanctions on the civilian population.


The Dirty War


The third film in the series for Channel 4's Critical Eye exposes the hidden human cost of the conflict which became a laboratory of modern warfare.


Quick War, Slow Death


As the British Government continues to deny the existence of a Gulf War Sickness we reveal disturbing evidence of birth defects and illness across the UK.



Free Kuwait?


As Kuwaitis celebrate their liberation we reveal the reality behind the myth of a Free Kuwait as the government pursues a policy of ethnic cleansing.

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins





A six part series of provocative and controversial films for Channel 4 TV.

Channel 4 6 x 52 mins

Prod. Christine Pearce



The Tip of the Iceberg


The breast in Western culture. A film for BBC Arena.


BBC 60 mins

Dir: Christine Pearce

Editor: Mic Dixon



Words in Action


Women writers share their words in this documentary for Channel 4 TV.

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

Prod: Christine Pearce

Litza Janscz



A Minority Pastime


Slad Valley resident Nisa Ward is catapulted into the shocking world of hunting.

Films for Action 96 mins

Dir: Mic Dixon

Music and Arts

Feature Doc. 95 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon



The Clothes, the Cars & the Music


The Rockin' scene's annual hootnanny. "The 'underground music scene is rarely presented as it truly is - this film finally redresses the balance".


Feature Doc. 75 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon



The Happy End


Performing 'The Oakey Strike Evictions' at the Hackney Empire.

Music promo 5 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon




The Tragical Comedy of Mr. Punch


Sculptor Paul Badger gives a dark and disturbing performance of the classic fairground attraction with his own carved puppets. Selected for Channel 4's First Frame strand.

Channel 4 First Frame 12mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

Campaign Films



Gulf War Protest


Feature film makers contribute to the anti-war protest with this 35mm short photographed by David Griffiths with equipment supplied by Joe Dunton.

Short 12 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon




Martin Bell Fights Brentwood


The crusader in the white suit takes on Eric Pickles and the Peniel Pentecostal Church.

Short Doc. 30 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon



A Tin Can with a Silencer


The Media Workers Against the War led the protest against George H Bush's war in Iraq. John Pilger, Paul Foot and Eamonn McCabe feature in this film recording those events.

Short Doc. 35 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon



Oxford Beggar Traps


Mark Thomas joins a campaign to protest against Oxford City Council.

Online promo 3 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon