Movies: America Ferrera
The Words That Built America (2017)The Words That Built America
In recognition of the 4th of July, several celebrities and politicians of differing ideologies join to read the historic documents which laid the foundation for the United States of America....
Elio, an underdog with an active imagination, finds himself inadvertently beamed up to the Communiverse, an interplanetary organization with representatives from galaxies far and wide. Mistakenly identified as Earth’s ambassador to the rest of the un...
Real Women Have Curves (2002)Real Women Have Curves
Freshly graduated from high school, Ana receives a full scholarship to Columbia University. Her very traditional, old-world parents feel that now is the time for Ana to help provide for the family, not the time for college....
It's a Disaster (2013)It's a Disaster
Four couples meet for Sunday brunch only to discover they are stuck in a house together as the world may be about to end....
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (2012)Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
PBS series documentary based on a book of the same name that argues the oppression of women worldwide is the "paramount moral challenge" of our time....
Cesar Chavez (2014)Cesar Chavez
A biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez. Chronicling the birth of a modern American labour movement, Cesar Chavez tells the story of the famed civil rights leader and labour organiser torn between his duties as a hu...
Gotta Kick It Up! (2002)Gotta Kick It Up!
This was going to be the first year that Marshal Middle School was not going to have a dance team. All that changes when the new Biology teacher, Ms. Bartlett, agrees to be the coach. Now the girls need to prove that they are ready to compete and are...
How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer
Three generations of women in a Mexican American family experience sexual awakenings over the course of a summer....
Every Vote Counts: A Celebration of Democracy (2020)Every Vote Counts: A Celebration of Democracy
A star-studded, bipartisan special featuring appearances and performances from a variety of entertainment luminaries. Co-hosted by America Ferrera, Alicia Keys and Kerry Washington...
Six by Sondheim (2013)Six by Sondheim
This intimate documentary explores the life and career of the stage legend Stephen Sondheim through six of his best-known songs....
As Mark, Jen, Sylvia, and Jake navigate through their emotionally-arrested states, X/Y reveals the honest and wanton desire we all have to connect with someone and what is at stake when that connection fades....
The Dry Land (2010)The Dry Land
A U.S. soldier returning home from war struggles to reconcile his experiences abroad with the life and family he left in Texas....
Towards Darkness (2007)Towards Darkness
About a kidnapped hostage's life, and the frustration his family, a special ops team, and a man in charge of delivering the ransom money all feel as they rush to save him....
100 Years (2017)100 Years
An animated history of American health care provider, Planned Parenthood....
The 4%: Film's Gender Problem (2016)The 4%: Film's Gender Problem
Explores the hot-button issues around the striking gender gap in Hollywood. Both women and men in the entertainment industry share first-person insights, questions, and anecdotes about the place of women in Hollywood....
Tom Guthrie, a high school history teacher, is faced with raising two young sons after his wife leaves him. Maggie Jones, a fellow teacher, tries to provide comfort and support....
Steel City (2006)Steel City
After a tragic accident caused by the truck of the middle-aged Carl Lee where a woman dies with a crushed stern, he is arrested and sent to the county jail. His son PJ, who works washing dishes and cleaning tables in a restaurant, feels lost, without...
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter (1969)I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
The New York Times bestseller from Erika L. Sánchez follows Julia Reyes, the precocious and strong-willed teenaged daughter of first-generation Mexican immigrants. She often clashes with her more traditional parents, who wish she were more like her s...
The Latino List (2011)The Latino List
Documentary film interviews leading Latinos on race, identity, and achievement....
Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story (2011)Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story
In 2004, Cyntoia Brown was arrested for the murder of a 43-year-old man. Cyntoia was a prostitute and he was her client....