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The Bad Kids
Independent Lens

The Bad Kids

Extraordinary educators believe empathy and life skills give these so-called "bad kids" command of their own futures to combat the crippling effects of poverty.

Ovarian Psycos
Independent Lens

Ovarian Psycos

A new generation of fierce, unapologetic and feminist women of color who confront injustice, build community, and redefine identity through a bicycle crew: The Ovarian Psycos.

King Corn

King Corn

Two friends plant corn and follow it on its journey from a seed to the dinner plate.

Newtown

Newtown

A traumatized community fractured by grief but driven toward a sense of purpose.

Radical Grace

Radical Grace

Three nuns risk their place in the Catholic Church for their devotion to social justice.

Programs

As Goes Janesville
Independent Lens

As Goes Janesville

From the day the GM factory closes through a showdown with national resonance at the state capitol, As Goes Janesville traces the impact of the economic crisis on the town.

Blood Brother
Independent Lens

Blood Brother

Rocky Braat, who traveled to India as a disillusioned tourist, decided to stay and devote his life to children with HIV.

American Denial
Independent Lens

American Denial

This documentary shows how unrecognized, unconscious attitudes continue to dominate racial dynamics in American life.

Shorts

The Caretaker
PBS Indies

The Caretaker

An undocumented worker from Fiji cares for a woman in the last months of her life.

Timmy II
Film School Shorts

Timmy II

One robot undergoes cosmetic surgery to try and fit in, only to discover new problems.

Irma
PBS Indies

Irma

An intimate look the former world champion of women's professional wrestling.

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