America ReFramed

Jack & Yaya

From a young age, Yaya and Jack saw each other as they truly were, a girl and a boy, even though most of the world didn’t see them that way. As they grew older, they supported each other as they both came out as transgender. "Jack & Yaya" follows these two friends for a year and explores their unique, thirty-year relationship.

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Baldwin Chiu surveys the cotton fields in Mississippi.
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1:13:21
America ReFramed

Far East Deep South

A Chinese American family’s search for their roots leads them to the Mississippi Delta.
Five Years North
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1:26:24
America ReFramed

Five Years North

An intimate look into America’s immigration system through the eyes of a young man.
Meltdown in Dixie
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55:05
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Meltdown in Dixie

An ice cream shop owner learns that taking down a Confederate flag may not be so easy.
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1:09:10
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Curtain Up!

While preparing to stage a musical, Chinatown kids discover their own cultural identities.
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1:10:02
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Bring It Home

An entire community is upended when Lordstown Ohio's auto plant is idled.
Rodney Stotts holds a Red-tailed hawk.
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58:52
America ReFramed

The Falconer

A falconer endeavors to build a bird sanctuary and provide his community opportunities.
Jerry Dearly (Oglala Lakota) sings the "Songs for Adoptees." | From "America ReFramed: Blood Memory"
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56:09
America ReFramed

Blood Memory

Battles over blood quantum and "best interests" resurface the untold history of America’s Indian Adoption Era — a time when nearly one-third of children were removed from tribal communities nationwide.
Sue Googe poses with a sample ballot. | From "America ReFramed: First Vote"
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58:01
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First Vote

America’s fastest growing ethnic collective is also one of its least represented. "First Vote" explores Asian American voter experiences in battle ground states.
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45:22
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Tutwiler

"Tutwiler," a new documentary from Frontline and The Marshall Project offers a powerful and unforgettable window into the lives of incarcerated pregnant women — and what happens to their newborns.
A mother and daughter stare into the camera.
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51:33
America ReFramed

Jaddoland

A visit back home to Texas prompts the filmmaker to reflect on her mother’s creative life.
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