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The Amazing Amy

Using humor and a love of fantasy, "The Amazing Amy" Harlib connects with audiences through performing strenuous yoga-based contortion acts in New York City. But behind the showmanship lives an incredibly lonely human being.

MediaStorm | 2011 | 13 minutes

Fight Hate With Love

Prison-survivor and activist Michael Ta’Bon leads a one-man movement in his community to help other young men avoid the revolving door of the prison system he’s been trapped in since he was a teen.

MediaStorm | 2017 | 79 minutes

Lemebel

Writer, artist and pioneer of the queer movement in Latin America, Pedro Lemebel shook up Chilean society during Pinochet’s dictatorship.

Icarus Films | 2020 | 96 minutes

Maiko

Maiko Nishino is 32 and at the top of her career as a prima ballerina for the Norwegian National Ballet. When she decides to start a family, Maiko is forced to make decisions that might jeopardize everything she has worked for.

First Run Features | 2015 | 70 minutes

One Man Brand

Robert Burck couldn't get anyone to listen to his music, until he made a simple discovery. In One Man Brand, we meet a man who has transformed himself from a penniless outsider into one of the Big Apple's most visible attractions.

MediaStorm | 2008 | 7 minutes

The Real Patch Adams

He's a doctor, a clown, and a social activist, who wants to change the health care system.

Bullfrog Films | 1999 | 52 minutes

Tape

Performance artist Li Ning turns his life into art in this epic work of experimental documentary.

dGenerate Films | 2012 | 168 minutes

Thinking Existenz - Ep 02 - Laurie Anderson

A highbrow 10-part serieson philosophy, politics and society. Episode 2 stars Laurie Anderson, American artist uniting music, video, photography, sculpture and painting.

First Hand Films | 2013 | 30 minutes