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Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982–1992

A comprehensive, insightful look at a major historical event with repercussions that are all too easily felt to this day.

By |April 28th, 2017|Documentary, Top Picks|0 Comments

God Knows Where I Am

The scariest, saddest film of the year.

By |April 9th, 2017|Documentary, Top Picks|1 Comment

Cries from Syria

This documentary is essential viewing for anyone interested in understanding the world as it is today, in all of its boundless horror.

By |March 11th, 2017|Documentary, DVD/Streaming/On Demand, War|0 Comments

The Freedom to Marry

The documentary depicts with admirable meticulousness the tireless efforts of those who fought for marriage as a universal right.

By |March 3rd, 2017|Documentary, GLBT|0 Comments

From Nowhere

An unparalleled dramatization of one of the most relevant plights in America today—the life of undocumented teenagers.

By |February 17th, 2017|Teen, Top Picks|0 Comments

Chapter & Verse

A clear-eyed, unsentimental yet hopeful story of redemption in today’s America.

By |February 17th, 2017|Drama, Top Picks|0 Comments

Off the Rails

Telling a story both tragic and unusual, the documentary successfully persuades viewers to empathize with a man mocked with glee by the local tabloids.

By |January 20th, 2017|Documentary, Top Picks|0 Comments


As an example of using art to bring the past to life as a way of honoring and understanding it, Tower is one of the year’s most unique and powerful films.

By |December 17th, 2016|Documentary, Top Picks|0 Comments

All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone

A rousing call to arms for anyone interested in honest, issues-based journalism, this documentary could not be timelier.

By |November 28th, 2016|Documentary, Top Picks|0 Comments