American Factory

When a Chinese billionaire decides to open a Fuyao factory on the grounds of a shuttered GM plant in Dayton, Ohio, and combine local labor with transplanted staff from China, the ensuing culture clash reveals deep divisions in worldwide perspectives on work, authority, and quality of life. With patience and care, Academy award-nominated master filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar mine their remarkable access to “American Factory”

Sea of Shadows

This documentary thriller follows undercover investigators, environmentalists, journalists, and the Mexican Navy on their desperate last-minute effort to rescue the Earth’s smallest whale—the Vaquita—from extinction as its habitat is being destroyed by Mexican cartels and Chinese mafia harvesting the swim bladder of the totoaba fish, the “cocaine of the sea.” A looming disaster in one of the most spectacular environments on Earth sparks a rescue “Sea of Shadows”

Honeyland

In an abandoned Macedonian village, middle-aged Hatidze tends to her bee colonies and cares for her bedridden mother. When her tranquil life is upended by the arrival of an itinerant family with seven squalling children, Hatdize reacts with grace and a willingness to teach them her much-beloved craft, even as their actions threaten her own way of life. HONEYLAND is an enchanting glimpse into a “Honeyland”