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Three young Māori activists move into Berlin to retrieve ancestral carvings which were stolen a century earlier. Are they heroes or terrorists?
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Brave activists sail across the world to provide abortions to women with no access to them, and to exchange expertise with local reproductive rights groups.
 

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Dear Jackie is a cinematic letter to Jackie Robinson, the first African American player in Major League Baseball and a civil rights activist.
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The story of how Tupac Shakur’s stepfather Dr. Mutulu Shakur, along with fellow Black Panthers and the Young Lords, created the first acupuncture detoxification program in the U.S.
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Alex Pritz  ·  2022  ·  1h25m
Alex Pritz  ·  2022  ·  1h25m

THE TERRITORY provides an immersive look at the tireless fight of the Amazon's Indigenous Uru-eu-wau-wau people against the encroaching deforestation.

Sara Wylie & Prison for Women (P4W) Memorial Collective  ·  2020  ·  5m
Sara Wylie & Prison for Women (P4W) Memorial Collective  ·  2020  ·  5m

Since the early 2000s, the Prison for Women Memorial Collective has been fighting for a space of commemoration of, and community healing from, Canadian carceral violence.

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Nebojša Slijepčević  ·  2018  ·  1h12m

On Demand

Nebojša Slijepčević  ·  2018  ·  1h12m

In early 90’s, a 12-year old Serbian girl was brutally murdered in Zagreb. A quarter-century later, well known director Oliver Frljic is working on a theatre play about the case.

Ivey Camille Manybeads Tso  ·  2022  ·  1h15m
Ivey Camille Manybeads Tso  ·  2022  ·  1h15m

A young Navajo filmmaker investigates displacement of Indigenous people and devastation of the environment caused by the chemical companies that have exploited the her native land.

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Daniel Díaz Oyarzun  ·  2022  ·  1h7m
Daniel Díaz Oyarzun  ·  2022  ·  1h7m

Narrated in the language of the Mapuche people, the film is a journey through the works of the celebrated Mapuche visual artist Bernardo Oyarzún from the perspective of his nephew.

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