Al Djanat - The Original Paradise
A Burkinabè documentarist returns to her homeland to grapple with the consequences of her influential uncle's passing.
Another Body
A documentary following a college student’s search for justice after she discovers deepfake pornography of herself circulating online.
Beyond Utopia
Charting the journey and experiences of North Korean defectors.


Dalton's Dream
The story of Dalton Harris' rise to X Factor fame and what happened next.
This documentary offers unique access to Ukraine's Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba and other key figures in the administration who are fighting to save their country against Russia's invasion by combatting disinformation.
The Disappearance Of Shere Hite
Shere Hite’s 1976 bestselling book, The Hite Report, liberated the female orgasm by revealing the most private experiences of thousands of anonymous survey respondents. Her findings rocked the American establishment and presaged current conversations about gender, sexuality, and bodily autonomy. So how did Shere Hite disappear?
A Disturbance In The Force
The story behind the infamous Star Wars Holiday Special, which was watched by 13 million people but never re-aired and is considered one of the worst shows to ever air on TV.
Eat Bitter
Observational documentary creates a snapshot of modern globalisation in one of the poorest countries in the world.
The Eternal Memory
Augusto and Paulina have been together for 25 years. Eight years ago, he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Both fear the day he no longer recognises her.
Fanny: The Other Mendelssohn
Documentary about the unsung talents of the sister of famous composer Felix.
A comical attempt to save a New Jersey record store and confront a mid-life crisis
Garland Jeffreys: The King Of In Between
An in-depth look at the underrated career of an idiosyncratic New York singer-songwriter.
Grasshopper Republic
Documentary about the business of grasshopper trapping in Uganda.
How To Have An American Baby
A look into the booming shadow economy catering to pregnant Chinese tourists who travel to America to give birth in order to obtain US citizenship for their babies.


Into The Shaolin
Portrait of the Shaolin Monastery, where Buddhist peace and enlightenment are pursued through the practice of martial arts.
Is There Anybody Out There?
While navigating daily discrimination, a filmmaker who inhabits and loves her unusual body searches the world for another person like her, and explores what it takes to love oneself fiercely despite the pervasiveness of ableism.
Kokomo City
Four Black transgender sex workers explore the dichotomy between the Black community and themselves, while confronting issues long avoided.
Little Richard: I Am Everything
This celebration of Little Richard reveals the Black queer origins of rock ’n’ roll, finally exploding the whitewashed canon of American pop music.


Mediha is a member of the Yazidi ethnic and religious minority. She’s also the survivor of an ISIS-orchestrated genocide in 2014. Through video diaries, Mediha provides an intimate account of her grief and trauma.


Scooter LaForge: A Life Of Art
Profile of the New York-based artist who’s been praised as a combination of Warhol and Basquiat.
Searching For Nika
A Ukrainian filmmaker ventures into his war-torn country hoping to find his dog.
Smoke Sauna Sisterhood
In the darkness of a smoke sauna, women share their innermost secrets and intimate experiences, washing off the shame trapped in their bodies and regaining their strength through a sense of communion.
James Hamilton's compelling photographic journey through five decades of New York's cultural evolution.


While We Watched
A turbulent newsroom drama which intimately chronicles the working days of broadcast journalist Ravish Kumar as he navigates a spiralling world of truth and disinformation.
Anthology documentary dissects viral media and its offline aftermath.

59th New York Film Festival early bird highlights Futura, Jane By Charlotte, James Baldwin: From Another Place and The Velvet Underground

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