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This 40-minute documentary film is about being an adult with autism in a world that is definitely not autistic. Laura Nagle is a 57-year old woman who has much to say abou... more
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This is the story of Ami, a man who while unable to move any part of his body, still manages to move each and every one of us, as he teaches us a part of life's intimate dance. 39 POUNDS OF LOVE is the heartwarming story of Ami Ankilewitz, an American-born Israeli who, at the age of 1, was diagnosed with a rare form of Muscular Dystrophy. Due to his condition, he is immobile except for one finger, which he uses to work as a 3D animator. His doctor predicted that he would die before the age o... more

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Sasja and Natasha were born in Kiev, in the Ukraine, and have known each other since childhood. They are very close friends but also very different. Sasja is enterprising and ambitious. She left for the Netherlands, where she now has a good job. Back home, Natasha teaches music from her home and is happy with her husband and dog. When Natasha gets pregnant, Sasja visits her friend and she is confronted with what she left behind. Has the Orange Revolution changed the Ukraine for the better? Did she d... more

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A documentary about Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, the Peace and Justice Service, his experiences in prison, the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo, the Nobel Prize, his commitment with Nicaragua, the external debt, the fight against ALCA (Free Trade Area of the Americas), the summit of the villages, Haiti long before the hypocrisy, Argentina, and the youth for peace, the looting and the contamination, and Latin America. And another world is possible.

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Else Marie Pade (b.1924) was one of the pioneers of electronic music in Denmark. She worked at Danmark's Radio where she developed her own sound inspired by people like Pierre Schaeffer. Today, she is very popular among the young electronic musicians and her music is being remixed endlessly.

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The story begins with Andrea being born. She is premature, beautiful and different. Her parents start a search that lasts more than a year, until Andrea is finally diagnosed with a rare syndrome called 5p- or Cri du Chat. She has lost a small part of her Chromosome 5. To find an order to her thoughts, sorrows and frustrations, Andrea's mother, Lisa Pram, keeps a Little Black Book - a very personal book with texts, drawings and photographs, which the film is based on. Coming to terms wit... more

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"Flesh on Fire: Addicted to a Dream" is a feature documentary film that takes the viewer on an intimate roller coaster of pain and joy. Actor Donnie Faught climbs his way out of the backwoods of Arkansas to success in the 'City of Angels.' Along his journey, passionate (and volatile) relationships are ignited, but some are agonizingly sacrificed, all for the ultimate dream of making it on the big screen. Faught’s unwavering determination to succeed in an industry that swallows people whole and spit... more

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The movie talks about a Slovenian man picturing the world of images from the past. We experience this world with Rudolf Strmečnik, or Ruda, through his revival and recreation of old traditions, work life, and habits. His versatile skills are the center of events. In this film, there are no descriptions, comments, or explanations from the outside. Ruda starts working with old tools as a coal miner, charcoal maker, and wood worker, showing us a different image and an authentic outfit of events b... more

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Are we what we dream ourselves to be? How can we conciliate our imaginary world with reality? Jean-Luc nostalgically recalls his schizophrenic delirium and tells us his story.
 
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"Rene & I" is about love, horror, courage and survival. It is the story of twins, their special bond, and the brutal yet benevolent treatment they received in the death camp...more
 
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Madalina Nicola was born in 1970. After graduating college in 1994, she married and immigrated to the United States. Since childhood, Madalina suffered from Trigemina...more
 
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Thasya Lumingkewas, 8, thrives at Maple Wood Elementary School in Somersworth, NH. The school has implemented Response to Intervention, Positive Behavioral Intervention...more
 
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The Legacy of Rosina Lhevinne explores the nature of art, creativity and the human potential through the extraordinary life and accomplishments of the legendar...more
 
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Filmed when the author was 81, HENRY MILLER ASLEEP AND AWAKE, is a voyage of ideas about life, writing, sex, spirituality, nightmares, and New York that captures th...more
 
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