Vocabulary of Change: In Conversation …

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“Angela Davis and Tim Wise, two of this country’s leading racial and social justice scholar-activists joined moderator Rose Aguilar on stage for a rare, unscripted and free range conversation … Read the rest

Killer Joe

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‘Killer’ Joe Cooper is a Dallas detective who doubles as a hit man with the charm of a Southern gentleman. Chris hires Joe to kill his mother in order … Read the rest

Plastic Paradise: The Great …

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Thousands of miles away from civilization, Midway Atoll is in one of the most remote places on earth. And yet it’s become ground zero for The great Pacific garbage … Read the rest

Closer

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Dan, an aspiring novelist, cannot help but feel immensely attracted to Alice, a young American waitress and stripper who is in London after escaping from a failed relationship. After … Read the rest

Stories We Tell

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A “genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate … Read the rest

Serving Life

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Takes viewers inside Louisiana’s maximum security prison at Angola, where the average sentence is more than 90 years. It documents an extraordinary hospice program where hardened criminals care for … Read the rest

Decoding Neanderthals

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Over 60,000 years ago, the first modern humans left their African homeland and entered Europe, then a bleak and inhospitable continent in the grip of the Ice Age. But … Read the rest

The Look of Silence

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In this follow-up to the documentary The act of killing (2012), the brother of a political dissident killed by state-sponsored death squads following Indonesia’s 1965 military coup d’├ętat seeks … Read the rest

Latana

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Lantana: a noxious and troublesome weed with dense and spiky undergrowth, sometimes cultivated for its colorful, aromatic flowers (film website). Like the plant, this film is a thicket: lovely … Read the rest

Wilhemina

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Wilhemina’s War explores the lives of southern African American women and families living with HIV/AIDS. … Directed by Emily Award winning journalist and Professor June Cross, [this film] is … Read the rest