Posts Tagged ‘civil rights’

Not All Heroes Wear Capes | 5 Films About Real-Life Superheroes

Films

Discover 5 NFB films about real-life superheroes who may not have fought evil extraterrestrials or wrathful gods, but have made it their mission to serve the innocent or the less fortunate and push boundaries in their own, valiant way.

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Astra Taylor Pops Question: What Is Democracy?

Production

Nobody can accuse filmmaker and author Astra Taylor of shying away from an intellectual and creative challenge. Her latest documentary project takes on the set of ideas and practices that we’ve come to know as democracy – aiming to reframe the concept within the economic and political realities of the 21st century. What is Democracy?

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The agony and the ecstasy: 5 films about running

Films

Discover the physical, mental, and spiritual dimensions of running in 5 cinematic gems about athletes who run for their lives.

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