A hypnotic rumination on the genesis of youth culture from the end of the 19th century to the first half of the 20th, Matt Wolf’s TEENAGE is a living collage of rare archival material, filmed portraits, and diary entries read by Jena Malone, Ben Whishaw, and others.
A remarkable portrait of an inspirational principal, two of his most challenging students, and a school that offers at-risk youth a second chance. Despite abandonment, poverty, and troubled pasts, America and Yazmine struggle to turn their lives around over the course of a single make-or-break year.
A group of Black male teenagers in Akron, Ohio, are mentored in drumming, mythology, writing and self-reflection for four to seven years in the unique program Alchemy, Inc. Finding the Gold Within features six of the young men as they leave home for college and dare to become the heroes within their own stories. How will they follow their dreams? What will their paths and trials look like?
A multimedia project exploring the power of a Native American tradition to resolve conflict and achieve restorative justice in communities across the United States.
A visually absorbing portrait of the seminal avant-garde composer, singer-songwriter, cellist, and disco producer Arthur Russell. Before his untimely death from AIDS in 1992, Arthur prolifically created music that spanned both pop and the transcendent possibilities of abstract art.