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An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.
- Expires Tomorrow
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.
Storm Reyes found hope the day a bookmobile arrived at her migrant camp.
Wendell Scott's son remembers his father's induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame
Patrick Haggerty remembers his father's unexpected advice to his gay son in the 1950s.
Dalya has trouble finding halal food at the mall
Producer and subject Mustafa Zeno discusses how Americans can welcome Syrian refugees
Director Daphne Matziaraki talks about the 4.1 miles between Turkey and Lesbos, Greece.
Director Julia Meltzer discusses some of the assumptions made about Syrian refugees.
Director Julia Meltzer discusses Dalya's evolving feelings on wearing her hijab in America
Director Daphne Matziaraki explains why she made the Oscar-nominated 4.1 Miles
Dalya’s brother gives her advice about her college application essay.
Rudayna talks about the challenges of adapting to life in the U.S. and going to college.
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.