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Watch trailers to our pick of maddening and motivating independent films.

Film Review: Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune Film Review: Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune
A long-overdue tribute to a leading Vietnam-era voice of protest.
YES! Film Picks: Queen of the Sun, Egypt: Seeds of Change, and Phil Ochs YES! Film Picks: Queen of the Sun, Egypt: Seeds of Change, and Phil Ochs
Film reviews from the Summer 2011 issue.
Film Review: Egypt: Seeds of Change Film Review: Egypt: Seeds of Change
A video primer from Al Jazeera for would-be nonviolent revolutionaries everywhere.
Film Review: Queen of the Sun Film Review: Queen of the Sun
How bees can save us—but only if we save them.
Film Review: The Economics of Happiness Film Review: The Economics of Happiness
by Kristy Leissle
Why are we so lonely when we have so much? Beyond the unhappiness of a disconnected world are new—and very old—ways we can turn it around.
YES! Film Picks :: Abe Osheroff, Living Downstream, and The Age of Stupid YES! Film Picks :: Abe Osheroff, Living Downstream, and The Age of Stupid
Maddening and motivating independent films.
Film Trailer: Living Downstream Film Trailer: Living Downstream
A documentary that follows ecologist and cancer survivor Sandra Steingraber, as she explores the seemingly unnatural causes of cancer.
Film Trailer: Age of Stupid Film Trailer: Age of Stupid
For one man looking back from the year 2055, it seems clear that we should have dealt with climate change as soon as we noticed it.
YES! Film Picks : The People Speak, Black Wave, A Village Called Versailles YES! Film Picks : The People Speak, Black Wave, A Village Called Versailles
by Robert Jensen
Maddening and motivating independent films
The People Speak The People Speak
The movie brings our nation's history to life, highlighting the importance of political movements and resistance.
Black Wave Black Wave
Video: A twenty-year fight between a small Alaska town and one of the largest oil companies shows the resilience of communities.
A Village Called Versailles A Village Called Versailles
Video: In the wake of recovering from Hurricane Katrina, Vietnamese residents discover the power of community in fighting against a toxic landfill being built two miles from their village.
The Good Soldier :: Film Trailer The Good Soldier :: Film Trailer
Five war veterans tell of events from World War II, Vietnam, the Gulf War, and Iraq. Their stories challenge 
the notion that war is a lawful arena 
for social injustice and mass murder and instead, advocate for peace.
Trouble the Water :: Film Trailer Trouble the Water :: Film Trailer
Home footage of Hurricane Katrina from 9th Ward resident Kimberly Rivers Roberts goes beyond news coverage, revealing the voices that government kept silent.
A Sea Change :: Film Trailer A Sea Change :: Film Trailer
Hidden below the waves, ocean acidification is wreaking havoc on marine ecosystems.
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