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Roll Red Roll

A film by Nancy Schwartzman

2018

The story of a football town divided, Roll Red Roll examines the aftermath of a sexual assault in small town America. With unprecedented access to police documents, exhibits and evidence, the film unflinchingly asks: “why didn’t anyone stop it?”

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Roll Red Roll

A film by Nancy Schwartzman

2018

The story of a football town divided, Roll Red Roll examines the aftermath of a sexual assault in small town America. With unprecedented access to police documents, exhibits and evidence, the film unflinchingly asks: “why didn’t anyone stop it?”

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People's Republic of Desire

A film by Hao Wu

2018

In China’s popular virtual showrooms, three youths seek fame, fortune and human connection, but find the same promises and perils online as in their real lives.

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People's Republic of Desire

A film by Hao Wu

2018

In China’s popular virtual showrooms, three youths seek fame, fortune and human connection, but find the same promises and perils online as in their real lives.

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The Unafraid

A film by Heather Courtney & Anayansi Prado

2018

The Unafraid follows the personal lives of three DACA students in Georgia, a state that has banned them from attending their top state universities and disqualifies them from receiving in-state tuition at any other public college.

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The Unafraid

A film by Heather Courtney & Anayansi Prado

2018

The Unafraid follows the personal lives of three DACA students in Georgia, a state that has banned them from attending their top state universities and disqualifies them from receiving in-state tuition at any other public college.

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Dark Money

A film by Kimberly Reed

2018

Dark Money follows an intrepid local journalist working to expose the real-life impacts of the US Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.

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Dark Money

A film by Kimberly Reed

2018

Dark Money follows an intrepid local journalist working to expose the real-life impacts of the US Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.

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Blowin' Up

A film by Stephanie Wang-Breal

2018

Working within a broken criminal justice system, a team of rebel heroines work to change the way women who are arrested for prostitution are prosecuted.

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Blowin' Up

A film by Stephanie Wang-Breal

2018

Working within a broken criminal justice system, a team of rebel heroines work to change the way women who are arrested for prostitution are prosecuted.

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500 Years

A film by Pamela Yates, Paco de Onís & Peter Kinoy

2017 - Racial Justice

From a historic genocide trial to the overthrow of a president, 500 Years tells a sweeping story of mounting resistance played out in Guatemala’s recent history, through the actions and perspectives of the majority indigenous Mayan population who now stand poised to reimagine their society.

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500 Years

A film by Pamela Yates, Paco de Onís & Peter Kinoy

2017 - Racial Justice

From a historic genocide trial to the overthrow of a president, 500 Years tells a sweeping story of mounting resistance played out in Guatemala’s recent history, through the actions and perspectives of the majority indigenous Mayan population who now stand poised to reimagine their society.

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Bending the Arc

A film by Kief Davidson & Pedro Kos

2017 - Human Rights

Bending the Arc follows the extraordinary doctors and activists—including Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Ophelia Dahl—whose work 30 years ago to save lives in a rural Haitian village grew into a global battle in the halls of power for the right to health for all.

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Bending the Arc

A film by Kief Davidson & Pedro Kos

2017 - Human Rights

Bending the Arc follows the extraordinary doctors and activists—including Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Ophelia Dahl—whose work 30 years ago to save lives in a rural Haitian village grew into a global battle in the halls of power for the right to health for all.

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Strong Island

A film by Yance Ford

2017

Strong Island chronicles the arc of a family across history, geography and tragedy - from the racial segregation of the Jim Crow South to the promise of New York City; from the presumed safety of middle class suburbs, to the maelstrom of an unexpected, violent death.

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Strong Island

A film by Yance Ford

2017

Strong Island chronicles the arc of a family across history, geography and tragedy - from the racial segregation of the Jim Crow South to the promise of New York City; from the presumed safety of middle class suburbs, to the maelstrom of an unexpected, violent death.

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The Force

A film by Peter Nicks

2017

A cinema vérité look inside the troubled Oakland Police Department as it struggles to address federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, MO, and an explosive scandal. 

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The Force

A film by Peter Nicks

2017

A cinema vérité look inside the troubled Oakland Police Department as it struggles to address federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, MO, and an explosive scandal. 

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Water Warriors

A film by Michael Premo

2017

In rural New Brunswick, Canada, an indigenous community and non-native locals challenge the lucrative oil and gas boom sweeping North America.

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Water Warriors

A film by Michael Premo

2017

In rural New Brunswick, Canada, an indigenous community and non-native locals challenge the lucrative oil and gas boom sweeping North America.

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Zero Weeks

A film by Ky Dickens

2017

What do the United States and Papua New Guinea have in common? They are the only countries in the world without paid family leave. American families are often forced to choose between tending to a spouse or parent with an unexpected medical emergency, or keeping their job and health insurance.

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Zero Weeks

A film by Ky Dickens

2017

What do the United States and Papua New Guinea have in common? They are the only countries in the world without paid family leave. American families are often forced to choose between tending to a spouse or parent with an unexpected medical emergency, or keeping their job and health insurance.

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Tell Them We Are Rising

A film by Stanley Nelson

2017

Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities is a documentary film and multi-platform project spanning 170 years of American history to explore the pivotal role HBCUs have played in the ascent of African-Americans and their families – from slavery to the present day. 

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Tell Them We Are Rising

A film by Stanley Nelson

2017

Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities is a documentary film and multi-platform project spanning 170 years of American history to explore the pivotal role HBCUs have played in the ascent of African-Americans and their families – from slavery to the present day. 

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