Before these prospects enter the high stakes world of football fame and fortune, they must contend with gang violence, drug abuse, and poverty.
The young son of migrant farm workers dreams of a life beyond the fields and dangerous streets of Salinas, CA
As she watches her daughter struggle to care for everyone from nine to 90, Phyllis makes a radical decision to move into assisted living.
What happens when love runs out of time? 92-year-old Mimi must find her daughter with an intellectual disability a new home.
From Debra Granik, director of the Oscar-nominated Winter’s Bone, comes this portrait of a motorcycle-riding, freedom-loving, Vietnam veteran cast in the mold of an outlaw biker.
In the Shadow of Ebola is the gripping story of a Liberian family kept apart by the Ebola outbreak in a nation still reeling from the chaos of civil war.
January 2010: In the “buckle of the Bible Belt,” ten churches burn to the ground in just over a month, igniting the largest criminal investigation in East Texas history.
When filmmaker Lacey Schwartz's parents split apart, she begins to piece together the mystery of how a white girl could have such dark skin, and learns the truth about her biological father.
Rich Hill follows three boys as they struggle with broken families and lack of opportunity.
How bullying affects five American kids and their families, and different ways adults respond.
The story of how an annual mass migration of workers in China fractures one family.
Twin girls, separated as infants in China, grow up 5,000 miles apart but share a special bond.
A former jihadist supports his family collecting cardboard as the war on terror rages on in Jordan.
A man escapes his own life to to serve a rural Korean community cut off from modern world.
Filmmaker returns to the scene of the crime to explore why he became a bank robber as a teenager.
An Israeli filmmaker explores his family’s dramatic experiences in Iran in the late ‘70s.
Lives of 5 Russians spanning from Soviet childhoods to fall of USSR and into the new Russia.
Two young women take very different paths to help keep their family out of poverty in China.
Filmmaker Christen Marquez returns to Hawai'i to reconnect with her culture and her mother.
Meet Jiro Ono, owner and meticulous chef of a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant.
In gaining a family, 13 year old Weynsht mus leave behind everything she has ever know.
Meet a man who finds fake family members for clients who have something to hide.
Is it worse to be born poor than to die poor?
Olga Nenya fosters biracial children in the heart of the Ukraine.
Ten years in the life of an Afghani boy.
A filmmaker traces the fate of Argentina's disappeared.
Follow the precarious existence of one Palestinian family in Israel.
Follow the complex and intimate relationship between an Indian filmmaker and her maid.
Stigmatized and shunned, Filipino Amerasians seek legitimization.
Meet the Ponce family circus.