American History

An Eye for an Eye

A film about hate, revenge, forgiveness, and transformation.

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Art & Copy

ART & COPY introduces the cultural visionaries who revolutionized advertising during the industry's golden age by creating slogans to live by...

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Balseros

In the summer of 1994, a team of public television reporters filmed and interviewed seven Cubans a few days before their risky venture of setting...

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Body and Soul: An American Bridge

The most recorded song in jazz reveals the overwhelming influences, collaborations, and conflicts between Blacks and Jews in American music....

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Building Babel

'Building Babel' follows a year in the life and work of Sharif El-Gamal, the developer behind New York’s ‘Ground Zero Mosque’.

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Bury the Hatchet

BURY THE HATCHET features three Mardi Gras Indian Chiefs in a dynamic and intimate portrait of the unique, endangered and often hidden New Orleans...

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Coming to Light: Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians

A self-taught and very successful society photographer in early 20th Century Seattle, Edward S. Curtis dedicated most of his life and career...

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Drop City

A story of whimsical innovation and the drive to create a new civilization on the scrapheap of a wasteful society.

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Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-screen

Edgar G. Ulmer emigrated from Austria and worked on the fringes of Hollywood, where he was named "King of the B's"; forgotten and rediscovered,...

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The Execution of Wanda Jean

THE EXECUTION OF WANDA JEAN chronicles the last three months of Wanda Jean Allen's life, which culminated in her death by lethal injection on...

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Farewell Israel: Bush, Iran, and the Revolt of Islam

"Farewell Israel: Bush, Iran and The Revolt of Islam" reaches the unavoidable conclusion that Western and Israeli misunderstanding of Islam is...

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Growing Up on Tour

"Growing Up on Tour" follows Peter Gabriel on the Growing Up tour of 2002. With his eldest daughter filming, his second daughter singing and...

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I Am What I Play

A feature-length documentary about the heyday of rock radio.

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Isn't This a Time!

WASN'T THAT A TIME (1981) took a winsome look at the seemingly last reunion of the legendary folk group The Weavers. Nearly two decades later,...

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Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple

Featuring never-before-seen footage, Jonestown delivers a startling new look at the Peoples Temple, headed by preacher Jim Jones who, in 1978,...

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Keep Moving Forward

A documentary featuring a Vietnam veteran who finds peace from his PTSD through Disney.

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The Last Western

Welcome to Pioneertown, California – a dusty outpost perched on the edge of the Mojave Desert in the shadow of Los Angeles. Built in 1946 by...

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Morgenthau

Three Men. Three Generations. One Fight.

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Moses on the Mesa

A real-life story of a German Jewish immigrant who became governor of the Native American tribe of Acoma during the days of the Wild West and......

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Only in America

ONLY IN AMERICA follows Joseph Lieberman's landmark political progress from the 2000 Gore/Lieberman presidential race to his recent announcement...

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Oswald's Ghost

A decade after JFK's assassination, America's political culture was changed almost beyond recognition. With OSWALD'S GHOST, acclaimed director...

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A Perfect Candidate

R.J Cutler (producer of THE WAR ROOM) and David Van Taylor (director of DREAM DECEIVERS) documented the dark side of the American political process...

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Portrait of Wally

The story of a Nazi-looted painting, Egon Schiele's “Portrait of Wally,” that was discovered on the walls of the Museum of Modern Art in...

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Rage: 20 Years of Punk Rock - West Coast Style

"The Pistols called collect and the West Coast paid the bill" - RAGE is the documentation of the evolution of one of the most explosive art forms...

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There Are Jews Here

The untold stories of four once thriving American Jewish communities that are now barely holding on.

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Smile 'Til It Hurts

SMILE 'TIL IT HURTS: The Up With People Story explores the clean-cut, smile-drenched singing phenomenon Up With People.

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Underfire: The Untold Story of PFC. Tony Vaccaro

The film chronicles the life and vision of Tony Vaccaro, revealing the sheer difficulty of survival while taking photos in a war zone.

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