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The Third Strike

The Third Strike

1h 3m

Attorney MiAngel Cody leads a team fighting to end the “Three Strikes” drug law. The Third Strike explores the activism and political policy necessary to change the law that has been tearing families apart for over 20 years.

The Third Strike

NEW FUSE DOC

Attorney MiAngel Cody leads a team fighting to end the “Three Strikes” drug law. The Third Strike explores the activism and political policy necessary to change the law that has been tearing families apart for over 20 years.

Inherent Good

Inherent Good

54m

Comedian Trae Crowder takes us on a journey to South to explore a idea of giving free cash to every citizen.

Inherent Good

DOCUMENTARIES

Comedian Trae Crowder takes us on a journey to South to explore a idea of giving free cash to every citizen.

Miss India America

Miss India America

1h 33m

A woman decides to compete in a beauty pageant after her boyfriend leaves her for the reigning winner.

Miss India America

FILMS

A woman decides to compete in a beauty pageant after her boyfriend leaves her for the reigning winner.

The All-Americans

The All-Americans

1h 36m

Follow four students as they confront school, work, and family amidst pressure of gametime performance.

The All-Americans

Becky G's New Doc Drops!

Follow four students as they confront school, work, and family amidst pressure of gametime performance.

The MisEducation of Bindu

The MisEducation of Bindu

1h 33m

A bullied Indian teen forges her mother’s signature to test out of high school. When she discovers she must pay a test fee by the 7th period, she is left with no choice but to turn to the students she desperately wants to leave.

The MisEducation of Bindu

FILMS

A bullied Indian teen forges her mother’s signature to test out of high school. When she discovers she must pay a test fee by the 7th period, she is left with no choice but to turn to the students she desperately wants to leave.

Beyond Paradise

Beyond Paradise

1h 37m

A talented music student flees Iran for an arranged marriage in Los Angeles.

Beyond Paradise

FILMS

A talented music student flees Iran for an arranged marriage in Los Angeles.

Sam and Mattie Make a Zombie Movie

Sam and Mattie Make a Zombie Movie

1h 42m

Sam and Mattie have a dream to make a zombie film and set out to make their dream come true.

Sam and Mattie Make a Zombie Movie

DOCUMENTARIES

Sam and Mattie have a dream to make a zombie film and set out to make their dream come true.

Hang Loose

Hang Loose

1h 16m

A man experiences a series of hilarious misadventures while in Hawaii for his sister's wedding.

Hang Loose

FILMS

A man experiences a series of hilarious misadventures while in Hawaii for his sister's wedding.

End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock

End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock

1h 27m

A group of indigenous women risk their lives to stop the construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline.

End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock

DOCUMENTARIES

A group of indigenous women risk their lives to stop the construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline.

#Female Pleasure

#Female Pleasure

1h 38m

Follow five courageous women who are speaking out against the social norms and religious practices that have historically oppressed women. Deborah Feldman, Leyla Hussein, Rokudenashiko, Doris Wagner, and Vithika Yadav are fighting for sexual liberation and autonomy for women through art, education, and public awareness campaigns. Their powerful stories and work are inspiring the world and future generations.

#Female Pleasure

DOCUMENTARIES

Follow five courageous women who are speaking out against the social norms and religious practices that have historically oppressed women. Deborah Feldman, Leyla Hussein, Rokudenashiko, Doris Wagner, and Vithika Yadav are fighting for sexual liberation and autonomy for women through art, education, and public awareness campaigns. Their powerful stories and work are inspiring the world and future generations.

Asking For It

Asking For It

1h 21m

Jenny Heitz is an aspiring journalist, relegated to penning tabloid stories while dreaming of her first big break. But when an anonymous stalker develops a sinister obsession with her work, she finds herself at the center of a story that no one seems willing to hear.Jenny and her hacker roommate Lisa seek their own brand of justice. Predator becomes prey in this cathartic and irreverent feminist comedy.

Asking For It

FILMS

Jenny Heitz is an aspiring journalist, relegated to penning tabloid stories while dreaming of her first big break. But when an anonymous stalker develops a sinister obsession with her work, she finds herself at the center of a story that no one seems willing to hear.Jenny and her hacker roommate Lisa seek their own brand of justice. Predator becomes prey in this cathartic and irreverent feminist comedy.

Ready or Not

Ready or Not

1h 19m

17 year-old activist Marcel McClinton is on a quest to unseat a powerful incumbent on Houston City Council.

Ready or Not

DOCUMENTARIES

17 year-old activist Marcel McClinton is on a quest to unseat a powerful incumbent on Houston City Council.

Go Back to China

Go Back to China

1h 21m

Go Back to China is a humorous, heartfelt portrait of a family business and generational and cultural clashes. After spoiled rich girl Sasha Li (Akana) blows through half of her trust fund, she is cut off by her father and forced to go back to China and work for the family toy business. Written and directed by Emily Ting.

Go Back to China

FILMS

Go Back to China is a humorous, heartfelt portrait of a family business and generational and cultural clashes. After spoiled rich girl Sasha Li (Akana) blows through half of her trust fund, she is cut off by her father and forced to go back to China and work for the family toy business. Written and directed by Emily Ting.

Rockabul

Rockabul

1h 22m

Afghanistan’s only metal band, District Unknown, spreads hope through music, risking their lives to be heard.

Rockabul

DOCUMENTARIES

Afghanistan’s only metal band, District Unknown, spreads hope through music, risking their lives to be heard.

Collisions

Collisions

1h 16m

Two children embark on a cross-country road trip with their estranged uncle to stop their single mother from deportation after she was arrested in an ICE raid. Collisions is a timely story that covers the devastating impact of family separations as result of the government’s challenging political policies. Stars Jesse Garcia (Quinceañera), Ana de la Reguera (Power), and Izabella Alvarez. Movie

Collisions

FILMS

Two children embark on a cross-country road trip with their estranged uncle to stop their single mother from deportation after she was arrested in an ICE raid. Collisions is a timely story that covers the devastating impact of family separations as result of the government’s challenging political policies. Stars Jesse Garcia (Quinceañera), Ana de la Reguera (Power), and Izabella Alvarez. Movie

Colossus

Colossus

1h 21m

As the only member of his family born in the U.S., 15-year-old Jamil Sunsin finds himself living alone in the US after his undocumented parents and older sister are deported to Honduras. After a visit to Honduras to see his family, he struggles with the political and personal turmoil caused by the government’s family separation policies and must decide if it is worth it to continue his education in America or go back to Honduras to be with his family.

Colossus

DOCUMENTARIES

As the only member of his family born in the U.S., 15-year-old Jamil Sunsin finds himself living alone in the US after his undocumented parents and older sister are deported to Honduras. After a visit to Honduras to see his family, he struggles with the political and personal turmoil caused by the government’s family separation policies and must decide if it is worth it to continue his education in America or go back to Honduras to be with his family.

Varsity Punks

Varsity Punks

1h 41m

After breaking his hand on a botched beer heist, a high school quarterback is relegated to the cross-country team. This group of misfits welcome him reluctantly, but Coach Menlo sees an opportunity to finally win a championship. Facing a school-yard rivalry with the football jocks, the cross-country team fights for respect only to discover their own faults. To be victorious, this small cadre of teens must embrace the long practices, grit, and ultimately, their friendship.

Varsity Punks

FILMS

After breaking his hand on a botched beer heist, a high school quarterback is relegated to the cross-country team. This group of misfits welcome him reluctantly, but Coach Menlo sees an opportunity to finally win a championship. Facing a school-yard rivalry with the football jocks, the cross-country team fights for respect only to discover their own faults. To be victorious, this small cadre of teens must embrace the long practices, grit, and ultimately, their friendship.

The Candidates

The Candidates

1h 12m

High school students stage a mock election, modelling the American electoral process playing out in real life.

The Candidates

DOCUMENTARIES

High school students stage a mock election, modelling the American electoral process playing out in real life.

Don't Be Nice

Don't Be Nice

1h 34m

A team of young poets from the Bowery Poetry Club have one month to compose their best work for the National Poetry Slam. Challenged by their coaches, the team must break through personal boundaries and explore issues such as family, race, relationships, sex, and bullying to create their most vulnerable and honest work yet. Directed by Max Powers.

Don't Be Nice

DOCUMENTARIES

A team of young poets from the Bowery Poetry Club have one month to compose their best work for the National Poetry Slam. Challenged by their coaches, the team must break through personal boundaries and explore issues such as family, race, relationships, sex, and bullying to create their most vulnerable and honest work yet. Directed by Max Powers.

Killer In Our Classroom: Never Again

Killer In Our Classroom: Never Again

40m

Following one of the worst mass school shootings in recent history, students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida rise up to lead a global movement and campaign for stricter gun laws. This documentary explores the individual lives of students impacted by the shooting and their mission to make a change in American culture and policy and end gun violence in schools.

Killer In Our Classroom: Never Again

DOCUMENTARIES

Following one of the worst mass school shootings in recent history, students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida rise up to lead a global movement and campaign for stricter gun laws. This documentary explores the individual lives of students impacted by the shooting and their mission to make a change in American culture and policy and end gun violence in schools.

Teenage Ghost Punk

Teenage Ghost Punk

1h 33m

Strange things occur when a family's new home is haunted by the ghost of a punk rocker.

Teenage Ghost Punk

FILMS

Strange things occur when a family's new home is haunted by the ghost of a punk rocker.

The Sunday Sessions

The Sunday Sessions

1h 29m

An intimate portrait of one man's struggle to reconcile his religious conviction and sexual identity. Following Nathan, a gay man in his twenties seeking counseling from a conversion therapist, The Sunday Sessions explores his journey from acceptance to skepticism to profound epiphany.

The Sunday Sessions

DOCUMENTARIES

An intimate portrait of one man's struggle to reconcile his religious conviction and sexual identity. Following Nathan, a gay man in his twenties seeking counseling from a conversion therapist, The Sunday Sessions explores his journey from acceptance to skepticism to profound epiphany.

Bella's Story

Bella's Story

1h 19m

Despite her toxic home life with her uncle, Bella has always wanted to attend college to become a journalist. When she's introduced to a counselor at a local college, Bella begins turning her reality into a real-life fairy tale.

Bella's Story

FILMS

Despite her toxic home life with her uncle, Bella has always wanted to attend college to become a journalist. When she's introduced to a counselor at a local college, Bella begins turning her reality into a real-life fairy tale.