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  • Wizard Mode

    Movie

    The life of Robert Gagno, an autistic pinball player.

  • Hotline

    Movie

    'Hotline' is a feature length documentary about the intense connections made between strangers over the telephone, and explores these anonymous conversations people are often too hesitant to have with the people closest to them. From crisis centers to psychics and sex workers, this documentary ea...

  • Requiem for the American Dream

    Movie

    Renowned academic and author Noam Chomsky elucidates 10 principles of concentration of wealth and power that have led to unprecedented inequality and the hollowing out of the American middle class.

  • 20 Years of Madness

    Movie

    When the eccentric cast of a mid-90s Public Access show in Detroit reunite after 20 years to make a new episode, they are forced to take a hard look at their lives and reconcile their teenage dreams with the realities of adulthood.

  • Committed

    Movie

    COMMITTED is a film about writer-performer Vic Cohen as seen through the eyes of actor-comedian Howie Mandel. For over 13 years, Mandel has had a camera on Vic, documenting his dogged determination to make it in show business while mentoring him along the way. COMMITTED is the struggle of one man...

  • Life Without Basketball

    Movie

    Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir broke records and barriers on her way to become the first Division I athlete to play basketball while wearing hijab. When a controversial ruling ends her chances at playing professionally, she re-examines her faith and identity as a Muslim American.

  • Heneral Luna

    Movie

    General Antonio Luna (John Arcilla), commander of the revolutionary army, is spoiling for a fight. After three hundred years as a Spanish colony, the Philippines must endure a new foreign power: the United States of America. General Luna wants to fight for freedom but members of the elite want to...

  • Kazantzakis

    Movie

    Biographical film of the life of the Greek writer Nikos Kazantzakis.

  • Henry A. Wallace: An Uncommon Man

    Movie

    Henry A. Wallace was a brilliant farmer, scientist, writer and public servant whose views on race, poverty and peace put him far ahead of his time. Born into a family of prominent Iowa farmers, Henry Wallace founded the world’s first hybrid seed company, Pioneer, which catalyzed the 20th century’...

  • Arc of Light: A Portrait of Anna Campbell Bliss

    ARC OF LIGHT: A Portrait of Anna Campbell Bliss is Black Opal Productions first independent documentary film. ARC OF LIGHT tells the powerful and poignant story of an American woman artist who has devoted her life to the expression of color and light, exploring the boundaries between art and the ...