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From award-winning filmmaker Judith Helfand, COOKED reveals the ways in which class, race, and zip code predetermine unequal response and recovery to environmental disaster. This title has one or more clips.

Bullfrog Films | 2020 | 82 minutes

E. F. Schumacher...

Summary of Schumacher's economic arguments referring to the world energy situation.

Bullfrog Films | 1979 | 16 minutes

The Goumbé of the Young Revelers

In Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire, the Association "La goumbé des jeunes noceurs" holds regular reunions to host a variety of events, including dance, exhibitions and concerts. A short by Jean Rouch.

Icarus Films | 1965 | 28 minutes

Mitote / Mexican Ritual

A shaman’s mystical rituals, furious electricians on hunger strike and a euphoric football crowd collide in the Zocalo, Mexico City’s central square, the ancient ceremonial heart of the Aztec empire.

Tecolote Movies | 2012 | 54 minutes

Nature's Cleanup Crew

Uncovers just what makes scavengers tick, with the help of thoughtful and passionate scientists.

Bullfrog Films | 2021 | 54 minutes

Reinventing the World: Cultivating Change

Garden tour that proves that growing food can be an avenue to social change.

Bullfrog Films | 2001 | 50 minutes


Daring and audacious, Softie is one of Kenya's most accomplished photojournalists. But running for office could be his most difficult assignment yet.

Icarus Films | 2020 | 96 minutes

Still Waters

In his tiny, one-room, after hours, free school in Brooklyn, Stephen Haff teaches forty Latinx kids reading, creative writing and Latin.

Bullfrog Films | 2018 | 79 minutes


A dystopian vision of urban life, in which the celebration of high finance rewrites the topography of the city, while natural landscapes and indigenous cultures are trapped in a hyperbolic visual regime.

Tecolote Movies | 2014 | 3 minutes

Wall Writers

Narrated by John Waters, Wall Writers is a documentary about graffiti in its innocence.

Film Movement | 2020 | 77 minutes