The absolute top of the earth is a place few try to reach on foot. Even fewer succeed. With the vast arctic ice vanishing rapidly, photographer, extreme adventurer, and environmental advocate Sebastian Copeland sets out to reach the North Pole on the centennial of Admiral Peary's reach in 1909. This inspiring documentary follows their tumultuous two-month trek—not just through piercing cold and merciless terrain, but straight into the depths of the soul. | Read MoreSports and Documentary
Giving voice to those silenced by international indifference, Academy Award®-nominated actor Javier Bardem teams with Doctors Without Borders to produce this powerful collection of short films. Five acclaimed directors shed light on heroic, yet unsung humanitarian efforts to combat international crises, which have thus far remained invisible. In Spanish, English, Lwo, Kiluba and Swahili.
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Forget 4-H, the kids are not alright in Iowa. A harrowing account of the methamphetamine addiction ravaging the sons and daughters of the heartland, who should be out working in the local Wal-Mart or milking cows on the family farm but instead have turned into hallucinating tweakers and depraved crank monsters.
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Producer and director Irwin Winkler discusses crafting the political thriller with US News & World Report editor-in-chief Mort Zuckerman. He'll screen scenes from films such as Guilty by Suspicion, Music Box, and many more. | Read More
French star Bruni-Tedeschi wowed the jury with her directorial debut in 2003. The story of a rich girl whose money has imprisoned her in a cell of expectations-from her family, from her fiancé, and from the unexpected return of an old lover. Also starring Chiara Mastroianni, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Emmanuelle Devos, and Lambert Wilson. A New Yorker Films release. | Read More