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Unapologetic
Unapologetic
Fed up with misdeeds committed by Chicago law enforcement and a political system unwilling to hold anyone accountable, two millennial Black women take action.
The Return: Life After ISIS
The Return: Life After ISIS
A documentary about women who left their countries to join ISIS and their fight for repatriation.
In The Same Breath
In The Same Breath
How did the Chinese government turn pandemic cover-ups in Wuhan into a triumph for the Communist party? An essential narrative of first-hand accounts of the coronavirus, and a revelatory examination of how propaganda and patriotism shaped the outbreak’s course – both in China and in the US.
200 Meters
200 Meters
A man from the West Bank finds himself taking the smuggling route to Israel to be with his family.
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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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