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The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

by Stanley Nelson

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution sheds light on the Black Panther Party — and all its reviled, adored, misunderstood, and mythologized history.

A Ballerina's Tale
A Ballerina's Tale

by Nelson George and Leslie Norville

Few dancers make it to the highest levels of classical ballet; of that already small number only a fraction of them are black women. Misty Copeland pulled herself up the ladder at American Ballet Theater from studio company to featured soloist.

(T)ERROR
(T)ERROR

by Lyric R. Cabral and David Felix Sutcliffe

The story of a 62-year-old Black Panther turned counter-terrorism informant for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, documenting, on camera, a covert terrorism sting as it unfolds with unprecedented access to both informant and target.

Wilhemina's War
Wilhemina's War

by June Cross

A Southern grandmother struggles to help her granddaughter survive the health risks and social stigma of living with HIV in South Carolina.

An Honest Liar
An Honest Liar

by Justin Weinstein and Tyler Measom

An Honest Liar is the story of world-famous magician, escape artist, and renowned enemy of deception James “The Amazing” Randi, bringing to life Randi’s intricate investigations that publicly exposed psychics, faith healers, and con-artists with quasi-religious fervor.

Welcome to Leith
Welcome to Leith

by Michael Nichols and Christopher Walker

Welcome to Leith chronicles the attempted takeover of a small North Dakota town by notorious white supremacist Craig Cobb. As his behavior becomes more threatening, tensions soar, and residents desperately look for ways to expel their unwanted neighbor.

Democrats
Democrats

by Camilla Nielsson

Two rival politicians attempt to make history by creating a constitution that would give birth to a democratic Zimbabwe.

My Nazi Legacy
My Nazi Legacy

by David Evans

Meet the sons of two Nazi war criminals who were responsible for thousands of deaths. Through frank interviews, the men reflect on the crimes of their fathers and the price of forgiveness.

Peace Officer
Peace Officer

by Brad Barber and Scott Christopherson

Meet Dub Lawrence, a crusading former sheriff whose investigations highlight increasingly militarized state of American police. Dub established one of Utah’s first SWAT teams, only to see that same unit kill his son-in-law in a controversial standoff.

The Armor of Light
The Armor of Light

by Abigail Disney

Meet two people of faith from very different backgrounds — an Evangelical anti-abortion activist and an African American mother whose son was murdered — who find common ground in the fight against the rising tide of gun violence.

Dogtown Redemption
Dogtown Redemption

by Amir Soltani

Dogtown Redemption explores the complex dynamics of race, class, and systemic poverty as it tells the story of four recyclers in Oakland who struggle to survive in a neighborhood already decimated by unemployment, addiction, and violence.

TRAPPED
TRAPPED

by Dawn Porter

Trapped follows the clinic workers, women, and lawyers on the front lines of the battle to keep abortion safe and legal for the millions of women caught in a political quagmire.

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold
T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold

by Drea Cooper and Zackary Canepari

Flint, Michigan’s Claressa "T-Rex" Shields won a Gold Medal in 2012, the first time women were allowed to box in the Olympics. T-Rex is a coming-of-age tale of a girl who learns that in Flint, a gold medal doesn't always make life easier.

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