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  • January 2
    10:00 PM
    Best and Most Beautiful Things
    Michelle is quirky and charming, legally blind and diagnosed on the autism spectrum, with big dreams and a kinky passion.
  • January 9
    10:00 PM
    Containment
    Part graphic novel, part essay, Containment goes from weapons plants to the Fukushima nuclear disaster to explore how nuclear waste is stored for future generations.
  • January 16
    10:00 PM
    What Was Ours
    An Eastern Shoshone tribal elder and two young Northern Arapaho students leave Wind River Indian Reservation for Chicago’s Field Museum to find ancestral objects that were taken from their tribes. Their ultimate dream is to have a museum of their own.
  • January 23
    10:00 PM
    The Witness
    March 13, 1964, Kitty Genovese was repeatedly attacked on a street in Queens, New York. Soon after, The New York Times published a front-page story asserting that 38 witnesses watched her being murdered from their apartment windows and did nothing to help. Today, her brother Bill re-investigates what happened.
  • February 6
    10:00 PM
    Birth of a Movement
    The story of William Monroe Trotter, the nearly forgotten editor of a Boston black newspaper who helped launch a nationwide movement in 1915 to ban Hollywood’s first blockbuster movie, Birth of a Nation.
  • February 13
    10:00 PM
    Accidental Courtesy
    Accomplished musician Daryl Davis has played all over the world with legends like Bo Diddley and Chuck Berry. He also has an unusual and controversial hobby. Daryl likes to meet and befriend members of the KKK, many of whom have never met a black person. When some of these same people decide to leave the Klan, Daryl keeps their robes and hoods.
  • February 14
    10:00 PM
    TOWER
    TOWER is the gripping story of America's first mass school shooting, at the University of Texas, Austin, 1966.
  • March 20
    10:00 PM
    The Bad Kids
    Black Rock Continuation High School is an alternative school in the desert for students at risk of dropping out. This coming-of-age story watches education combat the crippling effects of poverty in the lives of these so-called 'bad kids.'
  • March 27
    10:00 PM
    Ovarian Psycos

    Riding at night, the Ovarian Psycos are an unapologetic crew of women of color who cruise up and down the storied streets of Boyle Heights, East Los Angeles, and Lincoln Heights, calling out to new riders to join them on a journey through the neighborhood. Since forming in the summer of 2011 by activist, poet … READ MORE

  • April 3
    9:00 PM
    Newtown
    Newtown explores the aftermath of the Sandy Hook mass shooting, where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in 2012.
  • April 17
    10:00 PM
    SEED
    In SEED: The Untold Story, follow the journey of passionate seed keepers around the world determined to protect our 12,000-year-old food legacy.
  • April 24
    10:00 PM
    The Last Laugh

    The Holocaust would seem to be an absolutely off-limits topic for comedy. But is it? History shows that even the victims of the Nazi concentration camps themselves used humor as a means of survival and resistance. To explore this question, The Last Laugh weaves together an intimate portrait of Auschwitz survivor Renee Firestone alongside interviews … READ MORE

  • May 1
    10:00 PM
    National Bird
    National Bird follows the dramatic journey of whistleblowers who are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial current affairs issues of our time: The secret U.S. drone war.
  • May 8
    10:00 PM
    The Prison in Seven Landscapes

    More people are imprisoned in the United States at this present moment than in any other time or place in history, yet prisons themselves have never felt further away or more out of sight. The Prison in Six Landscapes is about the prison in which we never see an actual penitentiary. A meditation on the … READ MORE

  • May 29
    9:00 PM
    Farmer/Veteran
    U.S. Army combat veteran Alex Sutton copes with severe PTSD after multiple deployments in Iraq, and hopes that a life of farming will give him purpose and a place to heal.
  • June 19
    10:00 PM
    Real Boy
    Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett Gwizdalski, a transgender teenager with dreams of musical stardom.