School

Directed by Ann Hu

How far would a mother go to change her child’s fate? When Lan (Zhu Zhu, “Cloud Atlas”) learns that her 9-…

A sampler of films from students in the Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism at the Missouri…
Directed by Wang Lina

With lush imagery and touching naturalistic performances, “A First Farewell” finds poetry in the minutiae…

Directed by Tommy Haines

In Minnesota’s unforgiving North Country, a tradition of grit has been forged in the mines and on the ice…

This animated sampler has an international focus.
Directed by Alexander Liu

Filmmaker Alex Liu, a 36-year-old gay man who grew up with years of sexual shame, hits the road to learn…

Directed by Debbie Lum

“Try Harder!” offers an engaging portrait of five young adults as they navigate a quintessential rite of…

Directed by Thomas Verrette

“Zero Gravity” follows a diverse group of middle-school students from San Jose, Calif., who compete in a…