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A Redemption Story
The story of Leo Yankton (Oglala Lakota) and how he finds ways to have a positive impact.
Animal Facts Club Presents - Endangered Rituals
The curious mating rituals of the endangered Attwater Prairie Chicken and Houston Toad.
Desperate and haunted, a father continues his daily descent into the accursed Maple mine.
Black Muslim Woman
Against a rhythmic score, Mikel Aki’leh delivers a powerful poem on beauty and blackness.
The Book Club
An animated love story that carries a deeper message about staying true to oneself.
A Costa Rican girl decides if she will bring her pet turtle across the U.S. Miami border.
A cowgirl strives to be the first African-American woman in the National Finals Rodeo.
The F Word | F Is For: Foster Care
A queer couple bumble through a bureaucratic maze as they seek to form their family.
Heroes Of Color
An animated film highlighting the outstanding achievements of people of color in WWI.
Hungry For Love
Two down-and-out foodies embark on an all night dining adventure through Sapporo, Japan.
I Am A Refugee
There are 64 million refugees in the world. This film explores their experience.
Makana must perform a traditional birthing ritual with his girlfriend’s overbearing father.
The Melancholy Man
The story of the world’s saddest man who meets the world’s saddest woman.
Mr. United States
In this documentary, Avery Wilson becomes the first to wear the Mr. United States crown.
A dark family secret opens up a young child’s eyes to a sobering reality but also love.
Pops | La Guardia Adjusts To Fatherhood
Pops tells stories of African Americans from a variety of socio-economic backgrounds.
A Muslim hospital chaplain honors his Southern heritage while challenging white supremacy.
Stronghold Of Resistance: Sable Island & Her Legendary Horses
Sable Island, a remote strip of land whose only inhabitants are a herd of wild horses.
Super Predator: Preludes Of The Black Fish
Parallels the predator-prey relationship of a black man and social boundaries.
The Ties That Bind
A personal and heartfelt documentary on one family's experience with gender transition.
Total Eclipse Of The Heartland
From sky to prairie, relive the Great American Eclipse of 2017 in 360 degrees.
A sealed door divides a young boy from his mom. He goes to great lengths to be with her.
Women In Sports Leadership
Explore why having women coaches matters, hear some of their barriers and successes.
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Desde El Principio
A conversation sparks between two voice actors dealing with a shared tragedy.
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Flip The Record
In this 1980s coming-of-age story, a Filipino-American teen teaches herself how to DJ.