Right to Risk: A 15 Day Journey Through Arizona's Grand Canyon
Accompany eight individuals with disabilities and their guides as they face the daunting challenges of rafting down 225 miles of the Colorado River and wilderness of Grand Canyon. During their life-affirming journey, they discuss overcoming prejudice and negative attitudes to maintain their dignity and assert themselves.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors 303
Exclusive conversations between some of today’s most acclaimed actors, including Seth Rogen and Jennifer Jason Leigh, Amy Schumer and Lily Tomlin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Paul Dano, and Isabella Rossellini and Charlotte Rampling. From the series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors 302
Exclusive conversations between some of today’s most acclaimed actors, including Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan, Carey Mulligan and Elizabeth Banks, Steve Carell and Rooney Mara, and Bryan Cranston and Jason Segel. From the series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors 301
Exclusive conversations between some of today’s most acclaimed actors, including Cate Blanchett and Ian McKellen, Will Smith and Benicio Del Toro, Brie Larson and Joel Edgerton, and Samuel L. Jackson and Michael Keaton. From the series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.
America ReFramed: Adama
In March 2005, an FBI document leaked to the press mysteriously identified Adama Bah, a 16-year-old teenager from Harlem, NY, as an “imminent threat to the security of the United States.” Adama provides a timely perspective on the experiences of American Muslims at a time when their religion is being equated, by some, with violence and terror.
America ReFramed: The Mosque in Morgantown
The Mosque in Morgantown is an observational documentary that follows Asra Nomani’s early activism and backlash within her W. Virginia mosque, telling a story about competing paths to social change, American identity and the nature of religion itself. Though not always politically correct, the film reveals a truth that may surprise many Americans.
America ReFramed: American Arab
“Why is being an Arab suddenly the opposite of being a decent man?” Throughout American Arab, Iraqi-American Director Usama Alshaibi explores what it’s like to occupy the ‘space in between’ as a hyphenated American, specifically of Arab origin, during the surge of anti-Muslim sentiment that arose in post 9/11 America.
AfroPoP: Season 8
AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange is an exploration of the present-day realities and contemporary lifestyles of Africans, on the continent and in the evolving diaspora. Hosted by Empire actor Jussie Smollett, season eight offers unique perspectives on the complicated, and at times controversial, viewpoints about Africa and the diaspora.