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There’s Something in the Water

CAPITALISM: Indigenous and African Nova Scotian women fight for their communities, land, and future in the face of environmental racism. [Director Ellen Page, Ian Daniel]
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Welcome to Chechnya

CONTROL: A group of activists risk unimaginable peril to confront the ongoing anti-LGBTQ programme raging in the Russian republic of Chechnya. [Director David France]
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Women of the Gulag

CONTROL: The compelling and tragic stories of six women as the last survivors of the Gulag. [Director Marianna Yarovskaya]
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American Factory

GLOBALISATION: High tech China clashes with working-class America in the first documentary from the Obamas' Higher Ground Productions [Director Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert]
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Citizen K

RUSSIA: Alex Gibney provides an intimate look at post-Soviet Russia from the perspective of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, a former oligarch turned political dissident. [Director Alex Gibney]
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The Cave

SYRIA: The renowned new documentary from Feras Fayyad is an unflinching depiction of courage, resilience and female solidarity. [Director Feras Fayyad]
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Radio Silence

MEXICO: A portrait of the courageous and tenacious Mexican journalist Carmen Aristegui [Director Juliana Fanjul]
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Sunless Shadows

ABUSE: In an Iranian juvenile detention center, a group of adolescent girls serve their sentence for the crime of murdering a male family member. [Director Mehrdad Oskouei]
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This is Not a Movie

WAR REPORTER: For over 40 years, Robert Fisk has reported on some of the most violent and divisive conflicts in the world. [Director Yung Chang]
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Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

BIOGRAPHY: An artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the legendary storyteller and Nobel prize-winner Toni Morrison. [Director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders]