This deft documentary interweaves memorable songs by the onetime king of Brazilian popular music, interviews with contemporaries and masterful photomontage to explore a much beloved popular star’s infamous fall in a time of military dictatorship.
Trail David Lynch on the Brazil leg of his global transcendental meditation crusade as he smiles, smokes and sips back-to-back espressos while chatting up infinite consciousness and dodging the inevitable pleas to explain his haunting, enigmatic films.
Waiting For "Superman" is a provocative and cogent examination of the crisis of public education in the United States told through multiple interlocking stories—from a handful of students and their families whose futures hang in the balance to the educators and reformers trying to find real and lasting solutions within a broken system.
A mostly wordless meditation on the seasonal ebb and flow of life’s rhythms on a remote Swedish farm, where the sights and sounds build to create an elegantly subtle drama of biodiversity and sustainability in action.
In far western China, life still revolves around the seasons and their agricultural routines. This pure, observational documentary allows simple time-honored practices to tell their own story—free of dialogue and subtitles but full of ordinary beauty.