Films and Documentaries

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    Hiplet: Because We Can.

    Created with the intention to inspire artists, this film brings the Hiplet ballerinas to center stage. Hiplet fuses classical pointe technique with h...

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    Folded Map Project Documentary

    The Folded Map Project documentary is a great, real example of small steps to understanding how did you end up living there, and how can we get to kno...

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    Sam Cooke - Portrait of a Legend Documentary

    Singer, songwriter, business man, family man, civil rights activist: Sam Cooke transcends all barriers of race, faith, and talent. This first-ever bio...

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    70 Acres in Chicago Cabrini-Green

    70 Acres in Chicago documents this upheaval, from the razing of the first buildings in 1995, to the clashes in the mixed-income neighborhoods a decade...

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    AMERICAN FUMBLE

    The Hidden Stories of Professional Athletics Told by the Athletes. Record setting USC Wide Receiver and NFL 1st Round Draft Pick, RJ Soward shares his...

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    DRUG$ The Price We Pay

    DRUG$: The Price We Pay – Narrated by Academy Award® Winner J.K. Simmons, a story that unpacks the mystery of modern medicine’s skyrocketing price tag...

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    A Young Moviemakers Association Documentary

    A Young Moviemakers Association Documentary

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    Second Generation Wedding

    A Nigerian-American bride makes a plan to confront her mother to gain autonomy over her wedding day, but is derailed by a secret that could forever ch...

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    The Doll

    'The Doll" is set in the early 1900s and tells the story of Tom Taylor, the black proprietor of the Wyandot Hotel barbershop. Taylor's humanity, his d...

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    PRIVILEGE UNHINGED.

    Meet SHANI—a young black woman that by all means plays it safe at work. It's paying off with winning favor from her colleagues except for Brad--the cr...

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    WVON's 50th Anniversary Grand Gala

    with a star-studded gala at the Chicago Theater. The event was hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and headlined by the Grammy Award-winning singer Toni Brax...

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    WVON Documentary

    WVON 50 Years of Impact traces the history of WVON Radio. This short film documents the important role WVON has played in history of Chicago the n...