DOC-DEBUT: Afghan Muscles Category: Documentaries Get an inside look at Afghanistan's thriving bodybuilding culture -- a sport attracting young men across a country devastated by war and poverty who dream of attaining a better life through muscles.
The Power of Two Category: Documentaries Follow half-Japanese twin-sisters Ana and Isa on their journey through life with cystic fibrosis. Defying all odds by surviving double lung transplants, they've emerged as authors, athletes and global advocates for organ donation. Watch the premiere of "The Power of Two" on May 22, 2013.
Stand Up Planet A new TV and web series harnesses the universal power of humor to change the conversation on global poverty. Join the SUP team through India and South Africa to find the world's best comics, and discover what made them funny.
Bridge to Iran: Where Do I Belong? Category: Documentaries An unusual phenomenon is transpiring the Middle East: Afghan refugees are resettling in Iran and entering into interracial marriages with Persians. Through stark interviews with such couples, this film exposes lives filled with difficult decisions about love, country, and communal acceptance.
Mongolian Bling Category: Documentaries The stars of Mongolia's thriving hip-hop scene rap nationwide with their bitches, cars, and jewels. But beyond the bling lies a failed democracy, and a dying ancient culture.
Here I Am Category: Documentaries The Here I Am campaign is a global call on world leaders to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria. Through video testimonies from around the world, Here I Am brings the voices of people that are directly affected by these diseases into dialogue about decisions that affect their lives and lives of millions of others.
Special: How to Start a Revolution Category: Documentaries Few people outside the academic world have heard his name, but Gene Sharp's writings on nonviolent revolution have inspired a new generation of protesters living under authoritarian regimes who yearn for democratic freedom.
Global Spirit: Rumi and the Sufi Path of Love RUMI AND THE SUFI PATH OF LOVE mixes knowledgeable, in-depth conversations with evocative film segments from Turkey, Iran, and the US to explore the depths of Rumi's poetry and teachings.
Focus Forward Films Category: Documentaries Focus Forward is an unprecedented new series of 30 three-minute stories about innovative people who are reshaping the world through act or invention, directed by the world's most celebrated documentary filmmakers.