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The Continued Fight for Civil Rights
Through the story of Jordan Russell Davis, a black teenager killed by a white man firing at a car carrying four unarmed teens in 2012, this powerful documentary examines Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law and its relationship with racial prejudice in 21st century America.
Take a compelling, behind-the-scenes look at the struggles of police and activists to hold the city of Baltimore together after a wave of community upheaval following the 2015 death of Freddie Gray.
In this adaptation of the Off-Broadway show, playwright Anna Deavere Smith dramatizes the accounts of students, parents, teachers and administrators affected by America’s school-to-prison pipeline, which pushes underprivileged, minority youth out of the classroom and into incarceration.
Explore lingering questions about the death of Sandra Bland, a politically active black woman who was found dead in her jail cell after being arrested for a traffic violation in 2015.
This Oscar-nominated short tells the story of Breaion King, a 26-year-old black teacher from Austin, Texas, who was pulled over for a minor traffic violation that ended in a harrowing arrest captured in detail by police dash cams.
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Premieres June 21
Based on characters created by Erle Stanley Gardner, this drama series follows the origins of American fiction’s most legendary criminal defense lawyer: Perry Mason, played by Emmy winner Matthew Rhys.
Premieres June 28
The six-part documentary series based on the book of the same name explores writer Michelle McNamara's investigation into the dark world of the violent predator she dubbed "The Golden State Killer."
Premieres this August
Two friends struggle to survive and overcome racist terrors and monsters as they take a road trip through 1950s Jim Crow America in this adaptation of Matt Ruff’s 2016 novel from Jordan Peele and J.J. Abrams.
PREMIERES THIS FALL
Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant and Donald Sutherland star in this psychological thriller about a woman whose seemingly perfect life is upended by a very public disaster.
premieres this fall
One man (The New Pope's Jude Law) visits a mysterious island off the British coast and discovers a group of inhabitants intent on preserving their home at any cost.