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A day in the life of a Greek Coast Guard captain attempting to save thousands of migrants.
A family displaced by the Syrian conflict remakes themselves after the parents separate.
A family navigates life in a new city and country.
An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.
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Director Sharon Shattuck seeks a deeper understanding of her family.
An undocumented immigrant, Julio Sauce, competes in the New York City Marathon.
What happened to one elementary school as a result of mandated integration in the 1950's.
An eldery woman's husband fulfills her 90th birthday wish with a trip to In-N-Out.
We find out what happens to Amal, Lulu, Rabea and men murdered in Syrian prisons.
Members of Obaidah’s small group of friends who are attacked, arrested, and murdered.
A young girl tearfully recalls an uncle who was shot and killed while protests escalate.
Lulu participates in her first demonstration. Obaidah describes the ritual of disobedience
Obaidah, the film’s narrator, introduces her radio show and one of her devoted listeners.
Rabea’s arrest for being a musician and how the government fought art with violence.
Obaidah and friends are threatened. Assad's opponents want to create an Islamic caliphate.
Dalya has trouble finding halal food at the mall
A vital and influential exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the US.
A thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.
Kang Gye-Yeol and Jo Byeong-Man are married and have lived together for 76 years.
A look at the busiest maternity hospital in the world.
The longtime hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened.
Parents of a boy on the autism spectrum form a competitive swim team.
A humorous, sad and uncomfortable look at the tragic limbo of adults with Down Syndrome.
A portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age.
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