Best and Most Beautiful Things

A chronicle of a young blind women, diagnosed on the autism spectrum, experiencing life on her own.

Uncle Howard

Aaron Brookner, who was very young when his uncle, director Howard Brookner, died, has restored his uncle’s films, and in the process has made this documentary tribute.

Two Trains Runnin’

June 1964, two quests in the Mississippi Delta, both with lasting impact.

Death by a Thousand Cuts

A compelling documentary that shines a light on tensions on the island of Hispaniola.

Bobby Sands: 66 Days

A terrorist? A martyr? Hear his own words.

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.

Blood on the Mountain

The fraught relationship between the residents of Appalachia and the coal in their ground.

Notes on Blindness

A gut-wrenching depiction of one man’s gradual loss of sight and a visceral immersion.

Fight for Space/The University | DOC NYC

There’s room for space at this year’s Doc NYC, with two nonfiction films featuring NASA.