Politics

Directed by Steve James

In the five-part documentary series “City So Real,” Oscar-nominated documentarian Steve James (“America to…

A sampler of films from students in the Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism at the…

Directed by Justin Feltman & Razi Jafri

Hamtramck, Mich. — part of the Detroit area — is a place built by immigrants. The city thrived thanks to…

Directed by Pietro Marcello

In this Italian adaptation, Jack London’s 1909 novel becomes a sprawling tale of an idealistic young…

Directed by Sam Pollard

“MLK/FBI,” the first film to uncover the extent of the FBI’s surveillance and harassment of Dr. Martin…

Directed by Ben Rekhi

“The Reunited States” — both heartwarming and heartening — provides a much-needed balm in a time of…

Directed by Aimee Long

After accidentally shooting an innocent Black man through a wall in Brooklyn, young Chinese-American cop…

Directed by Viesturs Kairiss

“The Sign Painter” is a tragicomedy about Ansis, a young Latvian man with simple goals: to marry the free-…

Directed by Abby Ginzberg

Directed by Peabody Award winner Abby Ginzberg — a two-time SLIFF alum with “And Then They Came for Us” in…