• Podcast
    July 18, 2017

    Three years after Michael Brown's death, a new film profiles the generation fighting not for their civil rights, but their right to live.

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  • Podcast
    April 7, 2017

    How everyday citizens are facing down the water crisis to better preserve one of our country's most precious resources.

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  • Podcast
    Dec. 22, 2016

    At Black Rock High School, the methods are unique and the model is innovative.

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  • Podcast
    Feb. 28, 2017

    I Am Not Your Negro , an Academy Award-nominated film by Raoul Peck, is an up-to-the-minute examination of race in America.

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About Social Cinema

Drawing from a rich international community of filmmakers, Social Cinema @ New America is a documentary screening series curated by Beth Dembitzer that brings together a diverse, thoughtful audience made up of leaders in government and public policy; human rights; academic institutions; civic technology; and art and media to preview the nonfiction films that best dramatize our country’s most timely social and political issues.