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A cathartic exercise evolves into a critically acclaimed work of art.
An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.
An undocumented immigrant, Julio Sauce, competes in the New York City Marathon.
What happened to one elementary school as a result of mandated integration in the 1950's.
An eldery woman's husband fulfills her 90th birthday wish with a trip to In-N-Out.
Storm Reyes found hope the day a bookmobile arrived at her migrant camp.
Wendell Scott's son remembers his father's induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame
Patrick Haggerty remembers his father's unexpected advice to his gay son in the 1950s.
"The unfortunate reality is a sense of being othered."
"Black man first, American second."
"I don't like hyphenations because I am American."
"Why would I want to be white?"
"Not from here and not from there."
"Being black and having an accent was two strikes."
"It's literally because of the way I look."
Filmmaker Amy Hardie discusses the making of POV documentary Seven Songs for a Long Life.
A vital and influential exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the US.
A thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.
Two friends attempt to put their haunting combat experiences behind them.
Kang Gye-Yeol and Jo Byeong-Man are married and have lived together for 76 years.
A look at the busiest maternity hospital in the world.
The longtime hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened.
Parents of a boy on the autism spectrum form a competitive swim team.
A humorous, sad and uncomfortable look at the tragic limbo of adults with Down Syndrome.
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