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- Expires in 9 Days
An aspiring musician, down on her luck, inspires an internationally famous musician.
A day-in-the-life inside one of the most notorious supermax prisons in the US.
- Expires in 2 Days
The daily life, death and struggle in the streets of Aleppo after five years of war.
- Expires 08/01/2017
The fate of Syria through the intimate lens of a small circle of friends and journalists.
A day in the life of a Greek Coast Guard captain attempting to save thousands of migrants.
- Expires in 5 Days
A family displaced by the Syrian conflict remakes themselves after the parents separate.
- Expires in 4 Days
A family navigates life in a new city and country.
An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.
Tamar Tal Anati explains the unique perspectives of the three brothers in Shalom Italia.
The brothers return to their childhood home in Campoli, where they were forced to flee.
We meet each brother and hear their reasons for returning to Italy 70 years after WWII.
The three brothers drive in Tuscany and talk about the experience of being in the cave.
The brothers share a meal and recall how they procured food while in the cave.
"Princess Shaw" sings "Over the Rainbow," then shares her original song on YouTube.
Kutiman produces a Kutiman Orchestra piece with Princess Shaw's YouTube a cappella music.
Princess Shaw hears her song mixed on YouTube or the first time.
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.