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  • Use of Force: The Policing of Black America

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    Police killings of unarmed Black and Brown men and women have brought relations between law enforcement & communities of color to an all-time low. What is happening? How can we solve this epidemic?

    USE OF FORCE is a documentary that delves into the fatal encounters between police and people o...

  • Power of Grayskull: Definitive History of He-Man & the Masters of the Universe

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    Follow the surprising twists and turns of an unlikely, unparalleled pop culture success in this Definitive History of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe.

  • Something Beautiful

    Something Beautiful is a short film about painting an inclusive picture and provoking a discussion around the way people think about people of color through the eyes of a person who embodies all things beauty, success, love, and freedom.
    Cast: Marnino Toussaint

  • Offshore Incorporated

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    Narrated by Dominic West and featuring music from Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Massive Attack’s Robert del Naja, Offshore-Incorporated explores the highly charged issue of tax avoidance schemes as found in the UK and around the world today. The documentary comes at a time of renewed interest in the...

  • Out Of Print

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    A movie about a movie theater? In a culture where digital movie presentation is taking over, OUT OF PRINT explores the importance of revival cinema and 35mm film exhibition as seen through the lens of the patrons of the New Beverly Cinema in Los Angeles. Featuring interviews with a who's who of i...

  • ICONCITY

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    A voyage to the frontier of artistic expression, Iconicity takes a road trip from the Coachella Valley to the dying Salt on Sea in an intimate exploration of the powerful forces that drive our humanity.

  • The Red House

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    In a world of rapidly changing cultures and environmental upheaval, one couple from opposite ends of the earth strives to stay true to their values and each other, giving a personal perspective on globalization.
    Cast: Lee Stuart, Meng Stuart

  • Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre

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    This video traces the history of African Americans in Tulsa's Greenwood district and chronicles the devastation that occurred in 1921 when a white mob attacked the Black community.

    Cast: January LaVoy, Carole Boston Weatherford

  • Vianey

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    Vianey is a hard-hitting documentary portrait about the life and misfortunes of the New Jersey and New York based underground hip hop artist Vianey Otero, also known by the name So Icey Trap.

  • Most Likely To Succeed

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    In 2007, four teenagers from disparate backgrounds are voted “Most Likely To Succeed” during their senior year of high school. Filmed over a ten-year period and directed by award-winning photographer Pamela Littky, we watch as they each chart their own version of success and navigate the unpredic...

  • Diva: Enemy of the People

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    On an island of fierce sexual politics, Parisian crossdresser Vincent's arrival sparks controversy and splits public opinion. Staging the fashion show of his dreams, it isn't long before he is fighting local hostilities, homophobia, and island officials.
    Cast: Vincent McDoom

  • Sex, Drugs, Design: Warriors of the Discotheque

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    The notorious Starck Club (the first major project by legendary designer Philippe Starck in the US) was ground zero for entire Rave/EDM scene. MDMA aka ecstasy was legal until the DEA stepped in & made it a category 1 drug on July 1,1985.
    Cast: Philippe Starck, Dr. Charles Grob, The Red Hot Chili...

  • Gringo Favelado

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    An Artist, a Musician and a Dreamer, all of them British, have moved to Rio's notorious favela communities where they build their lives in perilously-shifting political sands. Gringo Favelado explores life in Rio's notorious favela communities through the eyes of three British expats who decided ...

  • Killing Patient Zero

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    Spanning the 1970s until today, the story of Gaétan Dugas – aka ‘Patient Zero’ – serves as the perfect microcosm of the evolution of AIDS in America and the country’s response to it.
    In the early 1980s, little was known about this global epidemic, except that it seemed to be most prevalent amongs...

  • Born This Way

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    With intimate access to the lives of two gay Cameroonians, Born This Way is a portrait of life in modern Africa. Lyrical imagery, devastating homophobia and a courtroom drama coalesce into a story of what is possible in the global fight for equality.

  • The Founders

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    They were not supposed to be athletes. They were not supposed to get paid to play. They were not supposed to call the shots. But in 1950, 13 amateur women golfers battled society, finances and sometimes even each other to stake their claim to become professional sportswomen. Over time, these wome...

  • Cocote

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    An Evangelical Christian man attends the funeral services of his father in his hometown, where he has to participate in religious rites that clash with his beliefs and finds himself pressured to take revenge on the murderer.
    Cast: Vicente Santos, Judith Rodriguez Perez, Pepe Sierra, Isabel Spence...

  • The Whole Gritty City

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    Directors of three New Orleans marching bands prepare students to perform in the Mardi Gras parades. What emerges is a dramatic, music-filled story of children struggling to reach adulthood in one of America’s most impoverished and violent cities. CAST: Aaron Bear Williams, Jazz Henry, Kirk Dugar...

  • Voices Beyond The Wall

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    Rescued from the streets of San Pedro Sula, Honduras, murder capital of the world, orphaned girls find their voices in poetry as they heal traumas of their past and prepare to transition into an uncertain future.

  • Seve The Movie

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    Despite being blocked at almost every turn in pursuit of the sport he loved, Seve Ballesteros fought against adversity to become the most spectacular and charismatic golfer to ever play the game.Seve combines dramatic recreations with archive footage to tell his incredible rags to riches story; f...

  • Faith Hope and BBQ

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    Food for the belly, and food for the soul. A delightful, tasty, and charming look at a small town, rural Florida, African American "Church built on BBQ.
    Cast: Rev. Scotty L. Clark, Rev. Willie Evans, Mattie P. Clark, Alexandria Clark, Trevor Kenjosian, Doretha Blount, Mildred Ellison, Alma Wilker...

  • Mandela's Lost Children

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    Whilst Cape Town has recently been voted the world’s No1 tourist destination, it has 130,000 people living in shacks and 35% of the inhabitants live under the poverty line.
    Cast: Tony

  • Partners of the Heart

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    Against the backdrop of segregation, Vivien Thomas, a black carpenter with a genius for surgery, and Dr. Alfred Blalock, a renowned white surgeon, dared to defy medical gospel by forging a partnership that changed the course of medical history.
    Cast: Morgan Freeman, Narrator, Courtney B. Vance, V...

  • It is Well

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    A snapshot of a few Rev. Mitchell’s achievements, a glimpse into his life, and his legacy as a teacher, preacher, & activist in the state of Georgia.
    Cast: Rev. Dr. Bennie R. Mitchell, Jr