At this year’s Sundance, Jennifer Fox’s film stood out for its harrowing exploration of the director’s own experience as a teenage girl.
All his life, Justin managed to escape his own story—until now.
After becoming a double amputee, a man fears his life is over.
The native population of Easter Island grapples with the inexorable force of globalization.
Take a tour with the self-described “undertaker” of an abandoned town in Death Valley.
In the U.S., dairy farming has been increasingly relegated to undocumented immigrants.
Fleeing violence in Somalia, a Muslim family finds refuge in the United States after a long period of separation.
An animated short film illuminates the neuroscience of depression.
A retired couple devotes their lives to caring for a plethora of elderly cats.
In 1986, 1.5 million balloons were released over Cleveland, resulting in an unforeseen tragedy.
Get up close and personal with the slowly erupting volcano.
A Moscow teenager scales the city’s tallest buildings, defying both gravity and convention.
The residents of Tangier island may be forced to abandon their home due to sea-level rise.
In Colombia, social leaders and community organizers are routinely assassinated, while those responsible are rarely prosecuted.
A WWII veteran is given the chance of a lifetime to reflect on his experience of D-Day.
A cinematic poem about black identity, featuring footage of a catastrophic bridge failure
A widower finds new meaning in a dove—and, perhaps, a message from the other side.
The story of an improbable soul music LP, recorded in prison by inmates.
After her husband was killed in a hate crime in Kansas, an American immigrant reevaluates her dream of the country.
In Miami, wild macaws are regularly captured for the pet trade—and under Florida law, it’s legal.
Through an annual bus ride, a short documentary reveals the emotional impact of mass incarceration on children.