Inside the Human Mind

Explore the complexities of the brain through these illuminating documentaries.

One in 10 American children suffer from serious emotional disturbance and more than 17 million have experienced a psychiatric disorder. A Dangerous Son focuses on three families in crisis, each struggling with a child’s severe mental illness while desperately seeking treatment

one nation under stress

One Nation Under Stress follows Sanjay Gupta as he tries to uncover the root causes of why American life expectancy is falling and is now shorter than all other major developed countries.

32 Pills My Sisters Suicide

Both a celebration of art and an unvarnished exploration of mental illness, Hope Litoff’s directorial debut tells the powerful story of one sister struggling to know and accept the other in a way she was never able to in life, even as she learns to live with the pain of loss.

Told from the perspectives of four families devastated by opioid addiction, Warning: This Drug May Kill You offers a harrowing, unflinching look at the deadly epidemic currently facing the United States.

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Premieres February 3

McMillion$

From Executive Producer Mark Wahlberg, the HBO documentary series McMillions takes a look into the con that allowed one man to rig the results of McDonald’s popular Monopoly game for an entire decade.

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Premieres February 11

Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes

Explore Muhammad Ali's legacy both in and out of the ring by looking back at his many appearances on the Emmy-winning The Dick Cavett Show.

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Premieres February 18

We Are the Dream

Follow students from schools across Oakland, California in the months leading up to the 40th annual MLK Oratorical Festival as they hone their speeches, hoping for a coveted spot in the finals. From director Amy Schatz and executive producer Mahershala Ali.

mcmillions
TRAILER2:01

Premieres February 3

McMillion$

From Executive Producer Mark Wahlberg, the HBO documentary series McMillions takes a look into the con that allowed one man to rig the results of McDonald’s popular Monopoly game for an entire decade.

TRAILER1:40

Premieres February 11

Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes

Explore Muhammad Ali's legacy both in and out of the ring by looking back at his many appearances on the Emmy-winning The Dick Cavett Show.

TRAILER1:11

Premieres February 18

We Are the Dream

Follow students from schools across Oakland, California in the months leading up to the 40th annual MLK Oratorical Festival as they hone their speeches, hoping for a coveted spot in the finals. From director Amy Schatz and executive producer Mahershala Ali.

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Finding the Way Home

Finding the Way Home spotlights the detriments of living in orphanages through the stories of eight children who were once victims of these lonely, often corrupt institutions, but who are now thriving in safe, loving homes.

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We Are Not Done Yet

A group of veterans and active-duty service members come together to combat past and current traumas through the written word, sharing their experiences in a United Service Organizations writing workshop.

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Traffic Stop

Directed by Kate Davis, Traffic Stop tells the story of Breaion King, a 26-year-old African-American school teacher from Austin, Texas, who was stopped for a routine traffic violation that escalated into a dramatic arrest.

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King in the Wilderness

Through personal stories of the people who were around him, this film follows Martin Luther King, Jr. during the last years of his life.

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WATCH FOR FREE64:27
Finding the Way Home

Finding the Way Home spotlights the detriments of living in orphanages through the stories of eight children who were once victims of these lonely, often corrupt institutions, but who are now thriving in safe, loving homes.

we are not done yet
WATCH FOR FREE40:16
We Are Not Done Yet

A group of veterans and active-duty service members come together to combat past and current traumas through the written word, sharing their experiences in a United Service Organizations writing workshop.

WATCH FOR FREE30:48
Traffic Stop

Directed by Kate Davis, Traffic Stop tells the story of Breaion King, a 26-year-old African-American school teacher from Austin, Texas, who was stopped for a routine traffic violation that escalated into a dramatic arrest.

WATCH FOR FREE1:51:37
King in the Wilderness

Through personal stories of the people who were around him, this film follows Martin Luther King, Jr. during the last years of his life.

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