Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 6:00am
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 12:00pm
Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 1:00am
Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 7:00am
Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 3:00pm
Andre Robert Lee and his sister grew up in the ghettos of Philadelphia. Their mother struggled to support them by putting strings in the waistbands of track pants and swimsuits in a local factory. When Andre was 14 years old, he received what his family believed to be a golden ticket, a full scholarship to attend one of the most prestigious prep schools in the country.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 4:00pm
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 12:00am
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 8:00am
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 10:00am
The New Public follows the lives of the ambitious educators and lively students of Bed Stuy's new Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (BCAM) over the course of the founding year, with the filmmakers returning three years later to again document the senior year of that first graduating class. Beginning in August 2006, just days before BCAM will open its doors for the first time.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 6:00am
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 12:00pm
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 1:00am
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 7:00am
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 3:00pm
Madison Park Vocational High School, Boston, Massachusetts. This documentary film chronicles the stories surrounding the players of an inner-city high school basketball team over the course of a potentially historic season.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 6:00am
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 12:00pm
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 1:00am
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 7:00am
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 3:00pm
Eighty percent of women in US prisons today are mothers of school-age children. Filmmaker Jenifer McShane spent four years visiting Bedford Hills and following the women and their families. A mother herself, Jenifer was drawn to the universal themes of motherhood and the staggering power of the mother-child relationship. In all walks of life, mother and child care for each other.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 6:00am
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:00pm
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 1:00am
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 7:00am
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 3:00pm
Filmmaker Charlotte Glynn moves home to chronicle her sister Rachel's last year in school. Rachel is developmentally disabled, and the resulting film, Rachel is, moves past the safety of political correctness and into the most intimate and honest moments in their family's life.
MY LOUISIANA LOVE traces a young woman's quest to find a place in her Native American community as it reels from decades of environmental degradation. Monique Verdin returns to Southeast Louisiana to reunite with her Houma Indian family. But soon she sees that her people's traditional way of life is threatened by a cycle of man-made environmental crises.
Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek follows the painful but inspiring journey of Derrick Evans, a Boston teacher who moves home to coastal Mississippi when the graves of his ancestors are bulldozed to make way for the sprawling city of Gulfport.
Drivers Wanted reveals the impossibly eclectic community inhabiting a taxi garage in Queens, New York. Each day, a million New Yorkers depend on the anonymous faces behind the wheels, the men who tirelessly drive the city that doesn't sleep. The film follows Eric, a new immigrant from China with a fresh start in America.
LuLu is unlike anyone you've ever met. A hard-living, chain-smoking rebel with a tender heart. A poet with a potty mouth. Farm girl. Former cheerleader. World-class cancer researcher. Beloved professor. Dr. Louise Nutter, or LuLu has just discovered a new anti-cancer drug when she finds out she is dying of breast cancer herself at 42.