America Reframed

America ReFramed showcases films that will give viewers a “snapshot” of the transforming American life —the guts, the glory, the grit of a new and changing America. From contemporary life on Native American reservations to stories of recovery on the Gulf, from hardships and revitalization in towns big and small, to stories from city streets across the country, these independent, personal and opini

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Episodes 25

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S5 Ep7: Breathin': The Eddy Zheng Story

America Reframed

S5 Ep7: Breathin': The Eddy Zheng Story

Released years after committing a crime, Eddy Zheng's victims insist on his deportation.

59:42

S5 Ep7: Breathin': The Eddy Zheng Story

59:42

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America Reframed

S5 Ep5: Good Luck Soup

A filmmaker sets out to discover how his family made sense of their lives and heritage.

59:37

S5 Ep5: Good Luck Soup

59:37

Video thumbnail: America Reframed Enter the Faun

America Reframed

Enter the Faun

Challenging the boundaries of medicine & art, and limitations associated with disability.

1:09:27

Enter the Faun

1:09:27

Video thumbnail: America Reframed America ReFramed | "Fields of Promise" (English Captions)

America Reframed

America ReFramed | "Fields of Promise" (English Captions)

Fields of Promise, a portrait of preschoolers from California to Oregon. By Nina Alvarez.

18:52

America ReFramed | "Fields of Promise" (English Captions)

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Clips 39

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S5 Ep5: #MyAPALife with Good Luck Soup's Matthew Hashiguchi

America Reframed

S5 Ep5: #MyAPALife with Good Luck Soup's Matthew Hashiguchi

GOOD LUCK SOUP's Matthew Hashiguchi talks about APA Heritage Month.

0:30

S5 Ep5: #MyAPALife with Good Luck Soup's Matthew Hashiguchi

0:30

Video thumbnail: America Reframed City of Trees | Behind the Story

America Reframed

City of Trees | Behind the Story

A behind-the-story of "City of Trees" with Brandon Kramer and Lance Kramer.

3:12

City of Trees | Behind the Story

3:12

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Dustinn Craig

America Reframed

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Dustinn Craig

Filmmaker Dustinn Craig on the "Little Dream Catchers" of White Earth Nation in Minnesota.

3:04

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Dustinn Craig

3:04

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Hirokazu Yoshika

America Reframed

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Hirokazu Yoshika

Prof. Hiro Yoshikawa addresses "Class of '27" and importance of early childhood education.

4:50

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Hirokazu Yoshika

4:50

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with James Rutenbeck

America Reframed

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with James Rutenbeck

Filmmaker James Rutenbeck on the "Class of '27" of Booneville, Kentucky.

3:35

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with James Rutenbeck

3:35

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Nina Alvarez

America Reframed

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Nina Alvarez

Filmmaker Nina Alvarez on the "Fields of Promise" of Fresno, CA to Willamette Valley, OR.

3:12

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | A Conversation with Nina Alvarez

3:12

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | The Filmmakers

America Reframed

S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | The Filmmakers

Filmmakers James Rutenbeck, Dustinn Craig and Nina Alvarez on the "Class of '27."

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S4 Ep21: Class of '27 | The Filmmakers

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Video thumbnail: America Reframed S4: BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez | Webisode

America Reframed

S4: BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez | Webisode

A conversation between Natasha Del Toro and BaddDDD S.S. filmmaker Sabrina Schmidt Gordon.

7:29

S4: BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez | Webisode

7:29

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Previews 127

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S5 Ep14: Deej | Trailer

America Reframed

S5 Ep14: Deej | Trailer

Once a “profoundly disabled” kid, DEEJ is now a college student standing up for his peers.

2:30

S5 Ep14: Deej | Trailer

2:30

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S5 Ep11: Night School | Trailer

America Reframed

S5 Ep11: Night School | Trailer

Three adults are working hard for their high school diplomas, and change for the better.

2:11

S5 Ep11: Night School | Trailer

2:11

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S5 Ep10: Care | Trailer

America Reframed

S5 Ep10: Care | Trailer

Illuminates the challenges & attachments formed between the elderly and home care workers.

2:56

S5 Ep10: Care | Trailer

2:56

Video thumbnail: America Reframed S5 Ep9: Oxyana | Promo

America Reframed

S5 Ep9: Oxyana | Promo

A W. VA town, nicknamed Oxyana, is under siege by an epidemic of prescription drug abuse.

0:30

S5 Ep9: Oxyana | Promo

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