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The GOOD DOCS Complete Collection

GOOD DOCS are films that do good in the world. Our award-winning collection engages and inspires students by featuring rarely heard stories about individuals and communities working towards a more equitable world. We champion creative expression and complex films that provoke critical thinking. GOOD DOCS represents established documentarians and passionate new filmmakers driven by their experiences as educators, academics, journalists, artists, social workers, community members, and activists. GOOD DOCS films and the GOOD TALKS speaker series offer powerful educational experiences to students and communities everywhere.

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The GOOD DOCS Complete Collection includes the following titles:

Death Is But A Dream - imageDeath Is But A Dream

While studying the dreams of the dying, a research team uncovers a genuinely uplifting look at death.

GOOD DOCS | 2021 | 81 minutes
For Somebody Else - imageFor Somebody Else

Following three California women as they lend their bodies to carry someone else's child.

GOOD DOCS | 2020 | 79 minutes
Julia Scotti: Funny That Way - imageJulia Scotti: Funny That Way

The moving, funny, and triumphant comeback story of trans comedian, Julia Scotti, “the crazy old lady of comedy”

GOOD DOCS | 2020 | 73 minutes
On The Divide - imageOn The Divide

The story of three Latinx people in McAllen, Texas connected by the last abortion clinic on the U.S./Mexico border

GOOD DOCS | 2021 | 79 minutes
Possible Selves - imagePossible Selves

Two teens pursue college dreams while growing up in the unstable world of foster care

GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 84 minutes
Ricochet - imageRicochet

The shooting of a woman by an undocumented immigrant ignites a political and media furor that culminates in Trump's election. In the eye of the storm, two public defenders fight to reveal the truth

GOOD DOCS | 2021 | 76 minutes
Rez Metal - imageRez Metal

A documentary about a Navajo metal band and the vibrant heavy metal scene throughout the Navajo nation

GOOD DOCS | 2021 | 75 minutes
The Return of Elder Pingree - imageThe Return of Elder Pingree

A lapsed Mormon retraces the steps he took 25 years ago in Guatemala as a devout missionary to search for the people who once trusted him with their religious faith

GOOD DOCS | 2020 | 84 minutes
YOUTH v GOV - imageYOUTH v GOV

21 young Americans are suing the government to protect their constitutional rights to a stable climate. If they win, they will change the future.

GOOD DOCS | 2020 | 110 minutes
17 And Life Doesn't Wait - image17 And Life Doesn't Wait

A candid view of life through the eyes of three teen girls

GOOD DOCS | 2019 | 80 minutes

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