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2020 EDITION FILM LINEUP

documentary films by title (19)

A CUT ABOVE  Quick View
Dir: Kate Houle, United States, 13 min, 2019, Documentary
A look at the competitive sport of lumberjacking, its history, its people, its growing diversity, and how logging has uniquely defined the Midwest f... more »
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AND...SEEN  Quick View
Dir: Liz Ortiz, United States, 75 min, 2018, Documentary
What if a casting director who has spoken up for over 20 years about disability inclusion in casting but was mostly dismissed and a performer with a... more »
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BEER BOOM  Quick View
Dir: Eric W Schleyer Andrew Coury, United States, 60 min, 2018, Documentary
Craft beer in New York City is big business. But will passion and commitment be enough for a local brewer to make it in the world's toughest city?... more »
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BULLIED  Quick View
Dir: Thomas Keith, United States, 78 min, 2019, Documentary
The film tracks the causes and consequences of bullying, along with programs and solutions that have had an impact on mitigating bullying in schools... more »
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CANNONBALL  Quick View
Dir: Mark Chua, Lam Li Shuen , Australia, 65 min, 2018, Documentary
Frank and Lily, partners by chance and circumstance, set off on a wild journey in their search for a mystical character known as the Sunbathing Dog.... more »
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CROSS-COUNTRY (Murtomaa)  Quick View
Dir: Einari Paakkanen, Finland, 55 min, 2018, Documentary
A 10-year old Palestinian girl Farah arrives in Finland with her mother and two brothers in the winter of 2016. This is the first time in her life,... more »
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EL CUARTO REINO  Quick View
Dir: Alex Lora Cercos, Adán Aliaga, United States, 80 min, 2019, Documentary
In a redemption center on the outskirts of New York, undocumented illegal aliens and underdogs have a shared disappointment in the American Dream. R... more »
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GEOGRAPHIES OF KINSHIP  Quick View
Dir: Deann Borshay Liem, United States, 80 min, 2018, Documentary
In this powerful tale about the rise of Korea's global adoption program, four adult adoptees return to their country of birth and reconnect with the... more »
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GROW FOOD  Quick View
Dir: Joe Rignola, United States, 51 min, 2019, Documentary
The little film with one big idea--growing food can help solve a majority of the world's issues. Jim is a new farmer who knows nothing about growing... more »
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LITTLE MISS WESTIE  Quick View
Dir: Dan Hunt, Joy E. Reed, United States, 75 min, 2018, Documentary
Little Miss Westie follows two transgender siblings as they navigate puberty, school, family and transitioning during the Trump era. A few months ag... more »
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NARROWSBURG  Quick View
Dir: Martha Shane, United States, 84 min, 2019, Documentary
NARROWSBURG tells the story of a French film producer and a mafioso-turned-actor who attempt to turn a tiny town into the "Sundance of the East." Pe... more »
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ONE THOUSAND STORIES: THE MAKING OF A MURAL  Quick View
Dir: Tasha Van Zandt, United States, 14 min, 2019, Documentary
One Thousand Stories is a documentary film which follows the artist JR's process in the creation of his first video mural project, The Chronicles of... more »
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PATH OF THE DAFF  Quick View
Dir: Michael Piscitelli, United States, 87 min, 2019, Documentary
A city faced with unimaginable tragedy rallies around a most unlikely hero. In the wake of the 2013 bombings, Boston blooms again on Patriot's Day... more »
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SIQUEIROS: WALLS OF PASSION  Quick View
Dir: Lorena Manríquez, Miguel Picker, United States, 60 min, 2019, Documentary
A documentary film about revolutionary Mexican visual artist David Alfaro Siqueiros (1896-1974) and the resurrection of his Los Angeles mural AMÉRIC... more »
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STONEWALL: THE MAKING OF A MONUMENT  Quick View
Dir: Cheryl Furjanic, United States, 18 min, 2019, Documentary
Ever since the 1969 riots on the streets outside New York City's Stonewall Inn, LGBTQ communities have gathered there to express their joy, their an... more »
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TESLA NATION  Quick View
Dir: Zeljko Mirkovic, Serbia, 82 min, 2019, Documentary
We are all one. People are interconnected by invisible forces. Creative documentary about the history of immigration of Serbian people to the USA.... more »
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THE CONDOR & THE EAGLE  Quick View
Dir: Sophie Guerra, Clement Guerra, United States, 79 min, 2019, Documentary
Four Indigenous environmental leaders embark on an extraordinary trans-continental adventure from the Canadian plains to deep into the heart of the... more »
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THE LAST SERMON  Quick View
Dir: Jack Baxter, United States, 97 min, 2019, Documentary
Filmmakers who survived an infamous suicide bombing while making a documentary travel across Europe to uncover the truth. ... more »
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THE WORST THING  Quick View
Dir: Desireena Almoradie, United States, 83 min, 2019, Documentary
How do you move past the worst thing to ever happen in your life? In 1985, Kathleen lost her brother Eddie, an American soldier, at the hands of th... more »
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