2020 Emmy Nominees
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This two-part documentary from director Alex Gibney (The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley and Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief) examines the complex details of Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and highlights the frightening vulnerabilities in America’s political process.
An inspiring exploration of New York City legend Luis A. Miranda Jr.'s lifetime commitment to harnessing Latin American political power and his recent push to mobilize relief efforts in his native Puerto Rico following the devastation of Hurricane Maria — including bringing his son Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award-winning production of “Hamilton” to the island.
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Director Muta'Ali (Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee) tells the story of Yusuf Hawkins, a black teenager who was murdered in 1989 by a group of young white men in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, and whose killing exposed deep-rooted racial tensions in New York.
In a controversial case, Michelle Carter is arrested for coercing her boyfriend into suicide via text message. Her trial raised difficult questions about technology, social media and mental health, while asking if one person can be held responsible for the suicide of another.