View distinctive perspectives on contemporary American life. This film series features two debuts, a digitally restored feminist classic, and the latest documentary from acclaimed, octogenarian filmmaker Frederick Wiseman.
Past Events in This Series
Antonio Méndez Esparza
A coming-of-age drama, Life & Nothing More follows a teen boy yearning to find purpose in life. Winner of the 2018 Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award.
Filmmaker and photographer RaMell Ross won a Special Jury Prize at Sundance for this documentary, a sensitive portrayal of two young men in rural Alabama.
In her startling feature-film debut, Barbara Loden stars as a lonely housewife searching for meaning in her life.
Filmmaker Frederick Wiseman turns his observational documentary camera on contemporary middle America.