TRAFFIC STOP *STANDALONE SCREENING

Traffic Stop tells the story of Breaion King, a 26 year-old African-American school teacher from Austin, Texas who is stopped for a routine traffic violation that escalates into a dramatic arrest.   Caught on police dashcams, Breaion is pulled from her car by the arresting officer, repeatedly thrown to the ground, and handcuffed. En route to jail in a […]

NOBODY LOVES ME

High in the Andes, a frog with an unusual appearance is threatened with extinction. (Screening with Samantha’s Amazing Acrocats)

A GARBAGE STORY

Over 30 years in the garbage business, Nick has become a bonafide trash connoisseur. (Screening with Rodents of Unusual Size)

CATSKILLS

An 86-year-old dancer remembers the heyday of the upstate resort community. (Screening with Repeat Attenders)

DURANGO

Adolescent brothers cope with loss over a summer in bucolic Colorado. (Screening with Plot 35)

A WONDERFUL PLACE

Octogenarian Norma shares stories while giving a tour of her property atop her John Deere tractor. (Screening with The Pink House)

THE SHIFT

Spend an overnight shift with the emergency dispatchers for the city of San Francisco. (Screening with What Haunts Us)

EDITH+EDDIE

The love story of America’s oldest interracial newlyweds is threatened by a family feud. (Screening with Harmony)

DOC NYC U – NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY SHOWCASE

Students learn to make films by making films. Intensive hands-on Conservatory and MFA programs in Documentary Filmmaking, as well as short-term workshops, pair rigorous instruction with mentoring in order to support students as they work on a series of their own documentary films. Under the guidance of a world-class faculty, this approach has earned NYFA […]