For Ahkeem

The shooting of an unarmed Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Missouri, helps to give this documentary its impact.

One of Us

Leaving a Hasidic enclave in Brooklyn for the secular life.


Meet Richard Turner, internationally renowned card technician and illusionist extraordinaire, who is considered one of the most talented and respected card handlers in the field. What’s more, he’s blind.

The Rape of Recy Taylor | NYFF 2017

This important documentary aims to correct a flagrant case of injustice and provide the context in which it took place.

Human Flow

Am I my brother’s keeper? How you answer this question might determine how you feel about Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s ambitious film on the world’s refugee crisis.


A vivid documentary portrait of the vain, pain-wracked, but magnetic Mexican singing star and lesbian icon Chavela Vargas.

The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson

A filmmaker and activist reopen the cold case of trans and gay rights activist Marsha P. Johnson.


An empathetic but ultimately low-stakes look at the courtship and marriage of two neurologically challenged middle-aged individuals.

I Am Another You

An acclaimed filmmaker follows a young homeless man out on the streets, existing on the margins with him.