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Alan Magee: art is not a solace

Alan Magee: art is not a solace explores the artist’s subjects, locales, and the historical sources which have sustained his work for five decades. Through his paintings, sculpture, monotypes, music and short films, Magee asks viewers to consider the breadth of human behavior and experience.

Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 60 minutes

Blowback

BLOWBACK is a dynamic exploration of the representation of the wars in Iraq (2003-2011) and Afghanistan (2001-2021) in world cinema which argues that films function as resonant cultural artifacts that shape how the conflicts come to be understood and remembered by audiences at the time, and those of generations to come.

Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 30 minutes

Crutch

Chronicles the gravity defying life of Bill Shannon, an internationally renowned artist, breakdancer and skate punk—on crutches.

Bullfrog Films | 2021 | 96 minutes

The Grand Masters of the Chauvet Cave

The paintings and drawings of the Chauvet cave – made 36,000 years ago and discovered 20 years ago in the south of France – are the oldest human artistic expression to date. Their strength and modernity changed radically all the ideas we had on prehistorical art.

Andana Films | 2015 | 52 minutes

Gyaangee

Gyaangee: Beyond Being Silenced is a beautiful, entertaining, must-see for anyone looking to gain a keener understanding of the magic within the magnificent world artform of the totem pole.

Bullfrog Films | 2022 | 14 minutes

Haida Modern

Explores the life and work of renowned Haida artist Robert Davidson.

Bullfrog Films | 2020 | 80 minutes

Inner Wound Real

The stories of three BIPOC folks who self-injure, then find new ways to cope

GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 15 minutes

Little Man, Time and the Troubadour

Abkhazian artist Sipa Labakhua travels around his small, unknown native land, provoking audiences with his autobiographical one man marionette show. Thus he collects the personal stories of Abkhazian nationalists, Russian hippies, Syrian repatriates and Orthodox believers. A road movie that sheds new light on a highly topical question in a world that is on fire: What is a country?

Deckert Distribution | 2019 | 104 minutes

MANA - Beyond Belief

Feature-length visual essay on the power of objects. People, all people, all over the world have their own versions of mana, residing in their minds or in the objects themselves.

Strange Attractions | 2005 | 92 minutes

No Straight Lines

The journeys of five scrappy queer artists from the margins of the underground comics scene to mainstream acceptance

GOOD DOCS | 2021 | 79 minutes