Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin
During his 60-year career as an activist, Rustin formulated many of the strategies that propelled the movement. But his open sexuality forced him to remain in the background.
Getting Back to Abnormal
A provocative mix of race, corruption and politics to tell the story of the re-election campaign of Stacy Head.
Take an up-close look at the rarely seen world of undertaking in the black community.
The Act of Killing
See Indonesian death-squad leaders dramatize their brutal deeds — as themselves and their victims.
View a portrait of blunt, funny, combative and egocentric three-term New York City mayor, Ed Koch.
The Genius of Marian
Follow an emotionally complex story of one family’s struggle to come to terms with Alzheimer’s.
Filmed over 11 years by fashion photographer Steven Sebring, Patti Smith: Dream of Life is an intimate portrait of the legendary punk rocker, poet, and artist, sometimes dubbed "the godmother of punk." Following Smith's personal reflections over a decade, the film explores her many art forms and the friends and poets who inspired her — William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Bob Dylan, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Michael Stipe. Smith emerges as a crucial, contemporary link between the Beats, punks, and today's music. Shot in lush, dark tones, featuring rare performance clips, and narrated by the artist herself, the film is an impressionistic journal of a unique and multi-faceted American artist.
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