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.
Children may internalize gender stereotypes—unless parents act as a guiding force.
The Apollo 8 astronauts tell the life-changing story behind Earthrise.
A fortune teller forecasts a devastating loss for one family.
Participatory budgeting is an experiment in grassroots democracy that gives citizens partial control of a municipal budget.
Who would knowingly live in the former residence of an infamous serial killer?
80 years after the Night of Broken Glass, Holocaust survivors reflect on the turning point of the Third Reich.
A tour of a graveyard for beloved animals.
A scientist and a photographer attempt to hunt down and study the elusive nocturnal creatures.
The worst thing a parent can do is not have the conversation at all.
Advances in prenatal genetic screening pose major ethical quandaries.
The hilarious, stranger-than-fiction story of a mother and son who emigrate to America and get more than they bargained for.
Inspired by the documentary Three Identical Strangers, two women discover they are twins and have an emotional reunion.
Ralph Gilmore’s tuna tacos may be taking Austin by storm, but there’s more to the story than seared fish.
A social experiment goes awry when a couple adopts a baby chimpanzee and raises her as their daughter.
A day in the life of a third-grade classroom at the California School for the Deaf.
In his final days, the late American poet Donald Hall muses on the process of growing old.
A reclusive painter reveals how his obsession with insects led to a unique artistic discovery.
A haunting and deeply moving communion with the natural world.
A growing number of defense attorneys are becoming filmmakers, producing documentaries for an audience of one: the judge.
A hypnotizing journey through a five-mile-long wholesale market in China.