An Appeal For The Center For Independent Documentary

Dear Friends: 35 years ago The Center For Independent Documentary embarked on the mission to collaborate with independent filmmakers in the creation and distribution of high quality documentaries that inspire and educate audiences.  With the remarkable events of the past few months still reverberating and with their implications for our country’s future so uncertain, our […]


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A KICKSTARTER campaign is underway for Diamond Diplomacy, an hour-long HD documentary that explores the relationship between the United States and Japan through a shared love of baseball.

Crip Camp

Not Overcoming.  Becoming A Feature-Length Documentary by James LeBrecht & Nicole Newnham In the late 1960s and early 1970s, just down the road from Woodstock, a parallel revolution blossomed in a ramshackle summer camp for disabled teenagers. Through reminiscence, rare archival video, and poetic hybrid footage captured through collaboration with disabled actors, Crip Camp explores […]

Pacific Walking Warriors

A Documentary by Kimberlee Bassford PACIFIC WALKING WARRIORS is a feature documentary that follows the story of two Samoan Americans as they walk across America to raise awareness of obesity and diabetes, particularly among the Pacific Islander American communities they meet along the way. The walking warriors–prize-winning novelist Sia Figiel and artist Mario LeMafa–have both been […]


Six married, male, long term couples provide a window into the joys and challenges of their relationships.