Women who've been sexually brutalized in war-torn Congo begin to heal at City of Joy, a center that helps them regain a sense of self and empowerment.
In a region ravaged by opioid abuse, four young men in a farming-based rehab forge a bond as they try to reinvent their lives after years of addict...
The story of famed L.A. nightclub Catch One and owner Jewel Thais-Williams, who defied all odds and provided a safe space for black LGBT communities.
In Naples, Buenos Aires and New York, people reflect on the Neapolitan tradition of 'suspended coffee' and how it changed their lives.
Rachel Dolezal, her family and her critics reckon with the aftermath of a national debate sparked by questions about her racial identity.
After rigorous testing in 1961, a small group of skilled female pilots are asked to step aside when only men are selected for spaceflight.
Follow singer and YouTube sensation Todrick Hall as he launches an original musical based on growing up gay in Texas and finding showbiz success.
Italians in London reveal the ups and downs of immigration and touch upon their uneasiness about leaving behind their crisis-ridden homeland.
A documentarian looks back on his 100 sexual partners and reconnects with many while musing about society's evolution on gay rights.
A group of Australians are forced to live in the same harsh conditions as the refugees and asylum seekers about whom they hold pre-conceived notions.
This documentary reveals the cracks in India's anti-dowry act and gives voice to both women and men who've been victimized by the law's abusers.
Born amid poverty and limited women's rights in the village of Ratu, India, Deepika Kumari rose to become the No.1 female archer in the world at 18.
Through intimate interviews, this documentary explores the stigma facing independent women who seek housing in modern Mumbai.
Despite the social backlash and challenges that come with intergenerational romance, these couples choose to stick together through thick and thin.
Winnie Mandela speaks about her extraordinary and controversial career, from her early life to her marriage to her ongoing efforts to end apartheid.
Four Korean celebrity men and guest stars of both genders discuss women, sex and relationships to an unprecedented degree of openness.
Los Angeles police officers embark on an innovative program mentoring promising students from the harsh, gang-infested Watts neighborhood.
This documentary by artist and activist Ai Weiwei explores the global refugee crisis that has left millions of men, women and children seeking asylum.
A traveling trader provides a window into rural life in the Republic of Georgia, where potatoes are currency and ambition is crushed by poverty.
Ordinary people with extraordinary names open up about the ridicule, judgment and rewards that come with having an attention-grabbing moniker.
This documentary follows the police of Oakland, California, as they reform and face the challenges of corruption, commitment and cataclysmic change.
Michael Moore tackles America's obsession with firearms in this Oscar-winning documentary that examines the Columbine High School shootings.
Interviews with global policymakers and girls in Gambia and Kenya detail the horrors of female genital mutilation and the growing efforts to end it.
This documentary reenacts the experiences of late activist Tsutomu Yamaguchi, a survivor of both atomic bombings on Japan in 1945.
From Asia, Africa and Latin America, five women share extraordinary stories of strength and determination in the face of violence and inequality.
One filmmaker's quest to expose the human rights violations faced by India's LGBTQ community was a project of passion seven years in the making.
Hundreds of thousands of women were forced into sexual slavery in Japanese-occupied China during World War II. Here, 22 survivors share their stories.
This documentary chronicles the tragic, true story of Justin Fashanu, the first and only openly gay man to have played professional soccer.
On a cruise for gay men, five passengers of different nationalities take a break from their families and cultures to party and reflect on life.
The warden of Halden, Norway's most humane prison, tours the U.S. prison system to urge a new approach emphasizing rehabilitation.
This documentary chronicles simmering tension and broken trust between L.A.'s black community and police in the decade before the Rodney King riots.
In this documentary, an 80-year-old grandmother who fled Liberia during that country's civil war, returns to rebuild her life and her community.
This documentary chronicles the journey of a decades-long campaign to achieve marriage equality, resulting in an historic 2015 Supreme Court victory.
Explore how the mainstream media's often disparaging portrayals of women contribute to the under-representation of females in positions of leadership.
Often forgotten or ignored, women creators have a rich history of achievement in comic books, a business and culture where some gender biases persist.
A father's suicide sends a family of eight on a journey through childhood memories and treacherous emotional waters in this poignant documentary.