Titles added in the last six months

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Softie

Boniface Mwangi is daring and audacious, and recognized as Kenya's most provocative photojournalist. When he wants to run for political office, he is forced to choose: country or family?  Added August 10, 2020

Icarus Films | 2020 | 96 minutes

Prison for Profit

Whistleblowers, former prisoners and an investigative journalist paint a shocking picture of South Africa’s first privatized prison. Added August 10, 2020

Icarus Films | 2020 | 84 minutes

The Hitler Chronicles - Blueprint for Dictators - Part 4

Hitler continues his murderous regime until the world is finally able to defeat him. Added July 29, 2020

First Hand Films | 2018 | 50 minutes

The Hitler Chronicles - Blueprint for Dictators - Part 3

Germany leads the world into war. Added July 29, 2020

First Hand Films | 2018 | 50 minutes

The Hitler Chronicles - Blueprint for Dictators - Part 2

The Nazi Party's rise to power, and the early years of the Nazi regime. Added July 29, 2020

First Hand Films | 2018 | 50 minutes

The Hitler Chronicles - Blueprint for Dictators - Part 1

Focuses on Hitler's early life and his rise to leader of the Nazi Party. Added July 29, 2020

First Hand Films | 2018 | 50 minutes

The Vow from Hiroshima

Marking the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, this is an intimate portrait of Setsuko Thurlow, a survivor of Hiroshima, who has devoted her life to ridding the world of nuclear weapons. Added July 27, 2020

Bullfrog Films | 2020 | 82 minutes | 10 - 12, College, Adults

From The East

Chantal Akerman retraces a journey from the end of summer to deepest winter, from East Germany, across Poland and the Baltics, to Moscow. "One of the 10 Best Films of the 1990s."— J. Hoberman, Artforum Added July 22, 2020

Icarus Films | 2003 | 110 minutes | 11-12, College, Adult

Egg Cream

The beloved chocolate soda drink, born in immigrant neighborhoods at the turn of the 20th century, is explored in this short film about a simple beverage and its meaning to generations of Jewish Americans. Added July 9, 2020

Icarus Films | 2020 | 15 minutes

Lemebel

Writer, visual artist and pioneer of the queer movement in Latin America, Pedro Lemebel shook up conservative Chilean society during Pinochet’s dictatorship in the 1980s. Added July 1, 2020

Icarus Films | 2020 | 96 minutes