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It Happened Here
A compelling film from director Lisa F. Jackson and producer Marjorie Schwartz Nielsen, this documentary explores sexual assault on campuses through the personal testimonials of five survivors who transform their experiences into a springboard for change. In raw and intimate interviews, the students describe surviving sexual assault only to be met with apathy, disbelief, blame and retaliation from the authorities when they tried to report the crime. When they tried to get justice, they were ignored, belittled and shamed, while their attackers remained on campus with impunity. But instead of hiding away in shame, they chose to speak out, and found a way to force institutional change.
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"The Trials of Muhammad Ali" covers the explosive crossroads of Ali’s life. When Cassius Clay becomes Muhammad Ali, his conversion to Islam, and refusal to serve in the Vietnam War leave him banned from boxing and facing a five-year prison sentence. Ali’s choice of belief and conscience over fame and fortune resonates far beyond the boxing ring, striking issues of race, faith and identity that continue to confront us all today.
Monty Python's Terry Jones (host, narrator, co-director, and co-writer) presents "Boom Bust Boom." Featuring John Cusack, Nobel Prize winners Daniel Kahneman, Robert J. Shiller, and Paul Krugman, the film presents a unique look at why economic crashes happen. "Boom Bust Boom" is a multimedia documentary combining live action with animation and puppetry to explain economics to everyone.