This series presents an array of groundbreaking and distinctive perspectives on contemporary life as chronicled by some of America' s and Europe's most visionary non-fiction filmmakers.
From This Day Forward (#2909H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TV14
Meet an American family coping with one of life's most intimate transformations. Sharon Shattuck's father came out as transgender, living as Trisha. Her mother stayed with him. Now Sharon wants to understand how the family survived intact.
Tea Time (#2806) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
Observe five Chilean women who gather monthly for a ritual that has sustained them through 60 years of personal and societal change. See how a routine of tea and pastries helped them commemorate life's joys and cope with infidelity, illness and death.
Hooligan Sparrow (#2910) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVM (Secondary audio: none)
Follow Hooligan Sparrow and other activists across southern China seeking justice for schoolgirls allegedly sexually abused by their principal. Named enemies of the state, the activists face interrogation and prison. The filmmaker is a target, too.
Thank You for Playing (#2911) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
When Ryan Green, a video game programmer, learns that his young son Joel has cancer, he and his wife document their emotional journey with a video game, "That Dragon, Cancer." It evolves from a cathartic exercise into an acclaimed work of art.
What Tomorrow Brings (#2912H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG
Go inside the very first girls' school in a small Afghan village. Never before have fathers allowed their daughters to be educated. Now the Taliban threatens. As they learn to read and write, the girls discover the lives they dream of leading.
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