Native Americans have dodged bullets since first contact with Europeans. This film brings a cross-generational sampling of Indigenous people, researchers, and politicians to reveal stunning reasons for their disproportionately high incidences of health and social issues. This collection of remarkable stories, names Historical Trauma as the unique and insidious part of the genetic code that resilient Native American populations are still finding ways to dodge.
Elemental is a reframing of the natural world through movement and a reframing of movement through novel environments. Madison, WI based hip-hop dancer Solomon Roller interprets beautiful Wisconsin nature through dance, a form of expression he has been developing and refining for over a decade. The original soundtrack features audio samples taken on location and molded into a composition that evokes the geography and sharpens the emotional undertones of Solomon's movements.
A group of troubled teens from a low-income community resolve to break into Los Ricos, the local mansion with a border fence, in order to forget their difficult lives and experience a different one.
An encouraging story about a man struggling with loss, and loneliness, who realizes in the end that, he's not alone.
A young boy misses the chance to say goodbye to his dying Mother.
Through a deep desire he wills himself to try to see her again.
A grieving woman desperately hunts for her fiance, who vanished under abrupt and mysterious circumstances.
A seemingly ordinary man seeks out a sagacious druggist in search of an undetectable poison, but winds up getting more than he bargained for.
In this short documentary filmed in Israel, two laughing doves nesting outside his window capture the heart and imagination of a man mourning the recent passing of his mother.
It's ladies night at the local bowling alley and four long time friends decide that it's the perfect place to enjoy their one night a year away from their wives. Unfortunately, the ladies and the pizza buffet have other ideas.
Harry tries to give his girlfriend a surprise trip of a lifetime. Things don't go according to Harry's plans.