Filmmakers Suree Towfighnia and Courtney Hermann talk about their film, Standing Silent Nation and about the consequence of growing hemp, which is banned in the United States.
More about: Standing Silent Nation
A Native American family want to grown industrial hemp on their reservation.
Related Film: Standing Silent Nation
A history of industrial hemp production in America.
James Woolsey, the former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, explains why growing industrial hemp should be legalized.
A Native American family plants industrial hemp on the Pine Ridge Reservation. But when federal agents raided their fields, they were swept into a Byzantine struggle over tribal sovereignty, economic rights and common sense.
Alex White Plume, who planted industrial hemp and whose fields were raided by federal agents, gives an update on his battle in the courts.
Alex White Plume and other members of the Lakota Tribe protest at a celebration of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
The filmmaker talks about making The Beaches of Agnès and what it was like to act in her own film.
Related Film: The Beaches of Agnès
Filmmaker Natalia Almada talks about El General, her poetic meditation on history, memory and family. Premieres Tuesday, July 20, on POV!
Related Film: El General
Filmmaker Marlon Riggs discusses his hesitancy at stepping in front of the camera for his landmark film Tongues Untied.
Related Film: Tongues Untied
Filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer on the making of his film The Act of Killing.
Related Film: The Act of Killing
Moll talks about the shortcomings of the conventional viewpoint on the Holocaust and impact of the Holocaust on future generations.
Related Film: Inheritance
Michael Apted talks about the genesis of the Up series and why it has worldwide appeal.
Related Film: 56 Up
Michèle Stephenson and Joe Brewster discuss their film 13 years in the making: American Promise.
Related Film: American Promise
Errol Morris discusses the making of the documentary Gates of Heaven, a somewhat unusual film about pet cemeteries.
Related Film: Gates of Heaven
Filmmaker Robin Hessman talks about living in Russia for most of the 1990s and how she found the characters in My Perestroika.
Related Film: My Perestroika
McElwee talks about the large amount of media surrounding the Baby Boomer Generation entering their 40s.
Related Film: Time Indefinite
Filmmaker Lara Stolman tells why she included the scene where Robbie learns he has Autism.
Related Film: Swim Team
The filmmakers talk about their goals to create a personal story about the nuclear age, which made their film very controversial at the time of its release.
Related Film: Dark Circle
Lixin Fan talks about the lives of Chinese migrant workers that he chronicled in Last Train Home.
Related Film: Last Train Home
Director Mike Day recounts filming in harsh conditions with complicated logistics.
Related Film: The Islands and The Whales
Filmmaker Adam Larsen discusses his film about autism and recognizing "neurodiversity."
Related Film: Neurotypical