Films

Arc of Justice

Runtime: 22

The inspiring journey of New Communities Inc., the largest black-owned farm in the United States, defining the struggle for racial and economic justice among African Americans in southwest Georgia.

Big Sonia

Runtime: 90 minutes

Sonia Warshawski at ninety has been an inspirational public speaker at schools and prisons for years. Her stories of surviving the Holocaust as a teenager have inspired countless people who once felt their own traumas would leave them broken forever.

Drokpa

Runtime: 79 minutes

With rare access to nomadic family living, the film reveals the unprecedented environmental and sociopolitical forces the Drokpa people are facing.

FATMOB

Runtime: 14 minutes

What if the city streets filled with fat people dancing happily, energetically, all in unison? Juicy D. Light believes that people should live “out loud” whatever their body size and she is not alone.

The Freedom To Marry

Runtime: 86 minutes

Take a riveting ride alongside Evan Wolfson, Mary Bonauto and the Freedom to Marry movement, one of the most successful civil rights campaigns in modern history.

The Groove Is Not Trivial

Runtime: 60 minutes

Master fiddler Alasdair Fraser’s personal journey led him to dig deep into his Scottish musical roots, where he finds a universal pulse — a groove.

I Am Sarah Maple

Runtime: 14

British artist Sarah Maple’s art and life is on display in this documentary. After one of her pieces ignites controversy and threatens her safety, she is forced to reexamine her work and process.

Minka

Runtime: 16 minutes

In 1967, an American journalist and a Japanese student rescued an ancient house from the snow country of Japan, and their lives were forever changed.

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Miss Shade Is Missing

Runtime: 12 minutes

A 3rd grade class in Brooklyn recounts its worst day in school that year. It was a very bad day… and surprisingly funny.

Montage: Great Film Composers and the Piano

Runtime: 27 minutes

You recognize their work — but do you really know these composers? Find out what happens when celebrated pianist Gloria Cheng challenges the world’s greatest film composers to write original pieces for solo piano.

Out Run

Runtime: 75 minutes

The dynamic leaders of the world’s only LGBT political party wage a historic quest to elect a trans woman to the Philippine Congress.

Rediscovering Charley Harper

Runtime: 4 minutes

Todd Oldham speaks about his discovery of Charley Harper’s art, an ongoing source of inspiration for his own practice as a designer.

The Sandman

Runtime: 19 minutes

Dr. Carlo Musso has been helping the state of Georgia execute inmates through lethal injection since 2003, while personally opposing capital punishment.

Les Sauteurs (Those Who Jump)

Runtime: 80 minutes

For over a year, Abou and thousands of other migrants attempt to jump the enormous fence system that separates Morocco from a tiny land spit of Spain.

School Play

Runtime: 72 minutes

A 5th grade theater production of The Wizard of Oz becomes a larger-than-life coming of age drama for four extraordinary kids in this hilarious tribute to the end of childhood.

Sour Grapes

Runtime: 85 minutes

When Bill Koch, a top US collector, and Laurent Ponsot, a Burgundian wine producer, discover suspicious bottles, a humorous and suspenseful investigation begins into one of the most ingenious cons of our time.

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Twice Upon a Time

Runtime: 74 minutes

Behind the splash of headlines about the Syrian conflict, Khalil (Syrian, age 12) and Niam (Lebanese, age 32) share a rare friendship.

Waiting for Women

Runtime: 34 minutes

The men of the remote Spanish village of ‘Riofrio’ have a plan to fall in love. One busload of women from Madrid might just be the answer to their problems… or is it?