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The Space Torah Project

The Space Torah Project

A Documentary from Verissima Productions   On a Sabbath evening in February 1996, orbiting the earth in the Space Shuttle, astronaut Jeffrey Hoffman took out a miniature Torah, unrolled the parchment, and began reading from the First Chapter of Genesis…taking the Creation Story back to the Firmament. “Space Torah” will present the majesty of this […]

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Larry Rosenberg: Long Path Home

Larry Rosenberg: Long Path Home

There’s a consciousness revolution going on in America today – an explosion of meditation practice or “mindfulness” that’s being applied to virtually every aspect of living. How did this astonishing circumstance come about?

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AFROMYSTIC

AFROMYSTIC

A Documentary by Seyi Adebanjo Afromystic is an Afrosurrealism, docu-fiction (hybrid).Afromystic is the search for the Divine Love within. Afromystic experiments with ritual, the erotic, and gender representation through indigenous Yorùbá spirituality.   The film will transform and re-appropriate mythology and desire for Queer, Trans & Gender Non Conforming (GNC) People Of Color ritualistically into images […]

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Ernie & Joe

Ernie & Joe

A Documentary by Jenifer McShane Ernie and Joe are not your everyday policemen—the kind that any of us usually conjure when we imagine officers on the scene; they are part of the San Antonio Police Department’s (SAPD’s) highly progressive and successful Mental Health Unit, which was founded in 2008.  They respond to and engage with […]

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THE ROXBURY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

THE ROXBURY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 19th ANNUAL ROXBURY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Celebrating People of Color across the World June 22nd – July 1st, 2017 The Roxbury International Film Festival takes place over ten days with workshops, panel discussions and film screenings taking place at the Museum of Fine Arts. The Roxbury International Film Festival is […]

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Beyond The Butch Mystique

Beyond The Butch Mystique

A Feature Documentary by Debra A Wilson Beyond The Butch Mystique is a feature documentary that revisits the Butch identified black lesbians who appeared in the 2003 award winning short film Butch Mystique. This new film will explore the changes in their lives over the years, with a look back at them from the original […]

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2017 KOPKIND / CID Filmmakers Retreat Seminars: Applications Open!

2017 KOPKIND / CID Filmmakers Retreat Seminars: Applications Open!

We are pleased to announce a call to independent documentary filmmakers who would like to participate in a week long seminar and retreat in southern Vermont. The Center for Independent Documentary and the Kopkind Center are sponsoring this week-long retreat limited to nine filmmakers along with special invited guests.

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Leap Of Faith

Leap Of Faith

A Documentary by Eric Stange Donald Trump won because of the “unlikelies” – voters no one thought would support him. But they did. How’s that going to work out for them?   The surprising outcome of the 2016 election touched off spasms of soul-searching among journalists, pundits and politicians. How could so many experts have […]

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The American Revolution

The American Revolution

“The Incredible, True Story of How a Radio Station, Politics and Rock and Roll Changed Everything.” Produced by Bill Lichtenstein Visit the Film Website: TheAmericanRevolution.fm YOUTUBE TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08S-FMMjvQg “The American Revolution” is a feature-length documentary film for festival, theatrical, and public television release in March 2018 produced by the Peabody Award-winning Lichtenstein Creative Media. “The American Revolution” tells the untold story […]

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Before Homosexuals

Before Homosexuals

The prequel to classic Emmy Award-winning Film; BEFORE STONEWALL. This film will have its world premiere on April 8, 2017 at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston at 2pm.

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Bioko: The Fight To Eliminate Malaria

North America, Africa, 2018 A Documentary by Windy Films Malaria has crippled humans for millennia.  It crippled Genghis Khan’s army, contributed to the fall of the Mayans and infected George Washington.  Now the disease kills over 1,500 people every day, over one thousand of whom are children. While bed nets, pesticide and drugs have helped reduce transmission […]

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