THE RASHOMON EFFECT
Directed by Lyric R. Cabral
What happened when unarmed Black teen Michael Brown was fatally shot by White police officer Darren Wilson?
Directed by Susan Muska and Greta Olafsdottir
Brandon Teena's brutal rape and murder in rural Nebraska took the US by storm in 1993, leaving fear and confusion in its wake. In an intimate follow-up to Emmy-nominated THE BRANDON TEENA STORY, AFTERMATH revisits Brandon's community 25 years later, as they grapple with permanent loss, promising growth, and lingering questions about gender, acceptance, and safety.
Directed by Kristine Stolakis
PRAY AWAY tells the story of the history and continuation of the reparative therapy or "pray the gay away" movement.
ALWAYS IN SEASON
Directed by Jacqueline Olive
When 17-year-old Lennon Lacy is found hanging from a swing set in rural North Carolina in 2014, his mother’s search for justice and reconciliation begins while the trauma of more than a century of lynching African Americans bleeds into the present.
THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED (2018)
Directed by Assia Boundaoui
When a filmmaker investigates rumors of surveillance in her Arab-American neighborhood in Chicago, she uncovers one of the largest FBI terrorism probes conducted before 9/11 and reveals its enduring impact on the community.
CALL HER GANDA (2018)
Directed by PJ Raval
When Jennifer Laude, a Filipina trans woman, is brutally murdered by a U.S. Marine, three women intimately invested in the case -- an activist attorney (Virgie Suarez), a transgender journalist (Meredith Talusan) and Jennifer’s mother (Julita "Nanay" Laude) -- galvanize a political uprising, pursuing justice and taking on hardened histories of US imperialism.
ROLL RED ROLL (2018)
Directed by Nancy Schwartzman
Go behind the headlines of notorious high school sexual assault to witness the social media-fueled “boys will be boys” culture that let it happen.
LOVE THE SINNER (2017)
Directed by Jessica Devaney and Geeta Gandbhir
A short documentary exploring the connection between Christianity and homophobia in the wake of the shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando.