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Who Are The Debolts?

Who Are The Debolts?

An Academy Award® winner for Best Documentary Feature and wildly popular upon its initial release, WHO ARE THE DEBOLTS? takes an intimate peek into the world of one extraordinary family that tackles adversity with compassion, joy, and perseverance.

A Time For Burning

A Time For Burning

Unsparingly honest, A TIME FOR BURNING packs a mighty wallop with its excruciatingly up-close treatment of race issues in a typical white, middle-class church at the pinnacle of the Civil Rights Movement.

Scared Straight!

Scared Straight!

This Academy Award® and Emmy® award-winning film recounts the day seventeen teenage lawbreakers spent inside the Rahway maximum security prison with the most dangerous criminals New Jersey had to offer. These convicts gave the youths an in-your-face, no-holds-barred account about life in prison, hoping to change the course of the teens’ lives.

Regret To Inform

Regret To Inform

On January 1, 1968, Barbara Sonneborn’s husband, Jeff Gurvitz, left to fight in Vietnam. Eight weeks later, on February 29, 1968, he crawled out of a foxhole during a mortar attack to rescue his radio […]

The Restless Conscience

The Restless Conscience

Nominated for the Best Documentary Academy Award® (1992), THE RESTLESS CONSCIENCE documents a little-known story of the Holocaust—the resistance to Hitler within Nazi Germany—illuminating crucial issues of conscience and will.