2013 Official Selections

Please see below a list of the 2013 Selections. 

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Director: Alessandra Zeka & Holen Sabrina Kahn
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
In 2007 Dr. Carla Cerrato’s daily routine as an OBGYN at a large public hospital in Managua, Nicaragua, took a det ...
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Director: Martha Shane & Lana Wilson
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Since the assassination of Dr. George Tiller in Kansas in 2009, only four doctors in the United States continue to ...
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Director: Joe Brewster & Michele Stephenson
Documentary Feature :: Magnolia
The film begins in 1999, when filmmakers Joe and Michele turned their cameras on their son and his best friend, as ...
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Director: PJ Raval
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Focused on go-go booted bar-hoppers, love struck activists, trouble-making baton twirlers, late night Internet cru ...
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Director: Dawn Dreyer
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
Using compelling first-person storytelling and the art of animation, Bipolar Girl Rules the World and Other St ...
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Director: Nate Daniel
Documentary Feature :: Voices
The ocean teaches us about failure, but also about success; how to fall, and how to get back up. Jack Viorel fell ...
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Director: Linda Booker & Blair Johnson
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Hemp - it's not just for hippies anymore. Today they're making everything from salad dressings to buildings with i ...
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Director: Jordan Nance
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Ralph Epperson grew up in the 1920s and 30s as the son of a tobacco farmer in the hills of Southwestern Virginia/N ...
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Director: Jamie Meltzer
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
There's a new detective agency in Dallas, Texas, started by a group of exonerated men, with decades in prison serv ...
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Director: Nicholas Wrathall
Documentary Feature :: Voices
No twentieth-century figure has had a more profound effect on the worlds of literature, film, politics, historical ...
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Director: Douglas Tirola
Documentary Feature :: Magnolia
The bar is three customers deep and the bartenders are in the weeds at the greatest cocktail party since before Pr ...
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Director: Therese Shechter
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Female virginity. The US government has spent 1.5 billion dollars promoting it. It has fetched $750,000 at auction ...
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Director: Patrick Creadon
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Designers Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller bring their radical and innovative educational program to Bertie Count ...
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Director: Elisabeth Haviland James
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Lucy Daniels believes that a family secret her sister told her when she was only four years old radically impacted ...
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Director: Jason Osder
Documentary Feature :: Voices
On May 13, 1985, a longtime feud between the city of Philadelphia and controversial radical urban group MOVE came ...
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Director: Theo Love
Documentary Feature :: Voices
January 2010: In the buckle of the Bible Belt, 10 churches were burned to the ground in five weeks, igniting the l ...
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Director: Lana Garland
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
In The Clothesline Muse, Freelon explores the rapidly waning culture of women's work centered on the cloth ...
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Director: Rhonda Klevansky
Documentary Feature :: Voices
An intimate portrait of the trials and tribulations of the students in a charismatic show-style high school marchi ...
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Documentary Feature
A Quiet Inquisition (work-in-progress)
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Director: Joe Angio
Documentary Feature :: Magnolia
Political provocateurs. Social agitators. Punk's reigning contrarians. The Mekons have been called all this and mo ...
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Director: Chris Metzler, Jeff Springer & Quinn Costello
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
The fragile wetlands of Louisiana are under relentless attack by legions of 20 pound semi-aquatic invasive rodents ...
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Director: Rebecca Kenyon
Documentary Feature :: Voices
In September 2012, filmmaker Rebecca Kenyon vacated her London apartment to fund a year-long journey spending time ...
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Director: Martha Daniel
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
In her documentary films, Martha Daniels explores the people, places, and unique culture she grew up with in Easte ...
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Director: Cullen Hoback
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Admit it: you don't really read the endless terms and conditions connected to every website you visit, phone call ...
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Director: Joshua Oppenheimer & Christine Cynn
Documentary Feature :: Magnolia
In a country where killers are celebrated as heroes, the filmmakers challenge unrepentant death squad leaders to d ...
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Director: Ramona Diaz
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
A political firestorm hits the Philippines when “The Bill,” a reproductive health bill that could legalize birth c ...
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Director: Olympia Stone
Documentary Feature :: Vanguard
James Grashow is an artist who has mad - among many other things- giant 15 foot tall fighting men, an anthropomorp ...
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Director: Martin Clark & Walter E. Campbell
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Between 1950 and 1952, the young newspaper editor, Horace Carter, ignores death threats and constant intimidation ...
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Director: Dan Krauss
Documentary Feature :: Magnolia
From Oscar-nominated director Dan Krauss comes a story about a young soldier in Afghanistan who attempted to alert ...
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Director: Jameka Autry
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
George Balanchine is said to be one of the founding fathers of American ballet. He sought taller dancers with prop ...
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Director: Marco Williams
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Woven from multiple narrative threads, this film depicts the efforts of Tucson's medical examiner and Mexican Cons ...
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Director: Dawn Porter
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
Trapped follows the impact of Alabama's new legislation requiring abortion providers to comply with unneces ...
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Director: Renee Tajima-Pena
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
Uncover the contested history of sterilizations of Mexican American women during the 1960s and 70s at Los Angeles ...
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Director: Christopher Everett
Documentary Feature :: Works-in-Progress
Wilmington on Fire, is a 90-minute film that delves into the 1898 race riots, when a mob of as many as 2,00 ...
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Director: Marion Lipschutz & Rose Rosenblatt
Documentary Feature :: Voices
Follow the life defining choices faced by three young people as they try to forge a better future for their tribe ...
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