Two Documentaries to Watch For: RBG and Won’t You Be My Neighbor

A couple of wonderful documentaries are coming our way, so be on the lookout for a chance to watch them both. RBG is about Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the Supreme Court of the United States. Won’t You Be My Neighbor is about Fred Rogers of Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood. Continue reading “Two Documentaries to Watch For: RBG and Won’t You Be My Neighbor”

Seeing is Believing: Women Direct Updates

Seeing is Believing: Women Direct has evolved since I first wrote about it back in July 2017. Here’s the updated information. Continue reading “Seeing is Believing: Women Direct Updates”

Review: Unrest

Unrest is Jennifer Brea’s story. She’s a victim of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also called myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). But it isn’t just Jennifer’s story. She finds a way to connect with other sufferers from around the globe and document their stories, too. Continue reading “Review: Unrest”

Watch This: Trailer for Seeing Allred

Seeing Allred is a documentary about women’s rights attorney Gloria Allred. It details her lifelong struggle for women’s rights. Continue reading “Watch This: Trailer for Seeing Allred”

Review: The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson

The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson, a documentary directed by David France, looks back at the death of one of the icons of the gay rights movement. Continue reading “Review: The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson”

Watch This: Trailer for A New Color The Art of Being Edythe Boone

A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone is a documentary about Edythe Boone. She’s an artist, an educator, and a great-grandmother who has believed all her life in transformative power of art. The documentary is currently making the rounds of film festivals and is in need of distribution. (Hint, hint.) Continue reading “Watch This: Trailer for A New Color The Art of Being Edythe Boone”

Watch This: Trailer for The Eagle Huntress

The Eagle Huntress is a documentary about a 13 year old Mongolian girl who wants to break with 12 generations of family history and become a female eagle huntress. Continue reading “Watch This: Trailer for The Eagle Huntress”

Watch This: Trailer for Gaycation with Ellen Page and Ian Daniel

Friends Ellen Page and Ian Daniel went all around the world filming Gaycation. They talked with LGBT individuals from Japan to Brazil, Jamaica and here in America about their lives. The film they took will be a documentary series on a new A&E channel called VICE starting on February 29. Continue reading “Watch This: Trailer for Gaycation with Ellen Page and Ian Daniel”

Watch This: Trailer for Imba Means Sing

Imba Means Sing is a documentary about one boy, Moses, in the African Children’s Choir. Here’s the story. Continue reading “Watch This: Trailer for Imba Means Sing”

Review: Twinsters

Twinsters is a documentary about twin sisters. They were born in South Korea and given up for adoption. One grew up in the US and one in France. They knew nothing about each until a chance viewing of a YouTube video brought them together.

Spoilers ahead. Continue reading “Review: Twinsters”