DOCUMENTARY FILMS

All Rise

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All Rise

USA/ 96’
 
Director: JAY SHAPIRO, JEFFREY SAUNDERS
Cinematography: JASON KRANGEL
Composer: GIL TALMI

How can international disputes be resolved in the courtroom rather than on the battlefield?

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Unbranded

USA/ 2015/ 96′

Director: PHILLIP BARIBEAU
Producer: DENNIS AIG
Cinematography: PHILLIP BARIBEAU
Editing: SCOTT CHESTNUT
Composer: NOAH SOROTA
Production: Implement Productions, Cedar Creek Productions

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival – Audience Award

An emotionally charged odyssey that shines a bright light on the complex plight of our country’s wild horses

The Bad Kids

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The Bad Kids

USA/ 2016/ 101′

Directors: KEITH FULTON, LOUIS PEPE
Producers: KEITH FULTON, TED DINTERSMITH, DONNA GRUNEICH, KEVIN GRUNEICH, ARI IOANNIDES, CHRISTINE IOANNIDES, MOLLY O’BRIEN
Cinematography: LOUIS PEPE
Editing: JACOB BRICCA, MARY LAMPSON
Composer: MICHAEL JACASZEK
Production: Low Key Pictures in association with Filmmaker Fund

Sundance Film Festival – Special Jury Prize

One extraordinary principal’s mission to realize the potential of these students whom the system has deemed lost causes.

Salam Neighbor

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Salam Neighbor

USA, Jordan, Syria/ 2015/ 75′

Directors: ZACH INGRASCI, CHRIS TEMPLE
Producers: SALAM DARWAZA, ZACH INGRASCI, MOHAB KHATTAB, CHRIS TEMPLE
Cinematography: SEAN KUSANAGI, SEAN LEONARD
Editing: MOHAMMED EL MANASTERLY, JENNIFER TIEXIERA
Composers: A. PATRICK ROSE, W.G. SNUFFY WALDEN
Production: 1001 Media Group, Living on One in association with RYOT Films

Personal insights into the complexities of refugee life.

Racing Extinction

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Racing Extinction

USA, UK, Japan, Mexico, Hong Kong, China, Indonesia/ 2015/ 94′

Director: LOUIE PSIHOYOS
Producers: OLIVIA AHNEMANN, FISHER STEVENS
Cinematography: JOHN BEHRENS, SHAWN HEINRICHS, SEAN KIRBY, PETR STEPANEK
Editing: GEOFFREY RICHMAN, LYMAN SMITH, JASON ZELDES
Composer: J. RALPH
Production: Oceanic Preservation Society, Okeanos – Foundation For The Sea, Ripple Effect

Academy Awards – Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song – nominated
Sundance Film Festival – Best Documentary – nominated
Primetime Emmy Awards – Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking – nominated

An undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and the race to protect them against mass extinction.

Radical Grace

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Radical Grace

USA, Italy/ 2015/ 86′

Director: REBECCA PARRISH
Producer: NICOLE BERNARDI-REIS
Cinematography: REBECCA PARRISH
Editing: KENJI YAMAMOTO, KATERINA SIMIC
Composer: HEATHER McINTOSH
Production: Interchange Productions, The Kindling Group

Chicago International Film Festival – Best Film Award

Love is blind. Obedience shouldn’t be.

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