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Bittersweet Blues

Driven by the poetry of language, Bittersweet Blues takes us into a parallel between the evolution of Acadian French and family memories.

National Film Board of Canada | 2015 | 24 minutes

Bomb It 2!

Jon Reiss and his crew travel to Asia, Australia, the Middle East and beyond, exploring the local graffiti scenes and artists. Follow-up to the groundbreaking street art documentary Bomb It!.

Collective Eye Films | 2010 | 83 minutes

Bomb It!

Tells the story of contemporary graffiti, tracing its roots in ancient rock paintings through Picasso to its place in hip-hop culture in 1970's New York City.

Collective Eye Films | 2007 | 93 minutes

Bruly Bouabré's Alphabet

In the 1950's, Ivory Coast artist Bruly Bouabré created hundreds of pictograms based on one-syllable words in his language, Bété.

Icarus Films | 2005 | 17 minutes

Hidden Letters

Two Chinese millennial women struggling with patriarchal culture work to save an ancient secret language created by women banned from reading or writing.

GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 86 minutes


Immigration from the perspective of a child.

Collective Eye Films | 2009 | 22 minutes

Looking for Horses

A film about a friendship between the filmmaker and a fisherman. One lost his mother-tongue because of a stutter, the other lost his hearing during the Bosnian civil war. They look for ways to communicate, while the camera mediates their growing bond.

Lightdox | 2021 | 88 minutes

The R-Word

THE R-WORD is an intimate look at the history of the word ‘retard(ed),’ cultural representation, and the challenges and triumphs of people living with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Women Make Movies | 2020 | 65 minutes

Silvestre Pantaleon

The story of an elderly man from the Nahuatl-speaking village of San Agustin Oapan, Mexico.

Icarus Films | 2012 | 65 minutes

Speaking In Tongues

Amidst the rise of “English-only” initiatives, four diverse American students in language immersion schools open their minds to new ways of thinking

GOOD DOCS | 2009 | 56 minutes