The Life Ahead (2020)

When an a former streetwalker is persuaded by her doctor to take in an orphan from Africa, the woman & boy’s mutual hostility changes into acceptance and love, enriching her final days.

The 12th Man (2017)

When during WW 2 the other 11 members of Norwegian Jan Baalsrud’s commando squad are killed & captured, he is aided by a large numer of his countrymen in eluding the relentless hunt for him by the Nazis.

Funan (2008)

Based on the director’s mother, this is the story of one Cambodian family forced by the Kymer Rouge to leave the city and labor on a starvation diet in the rice paddies.

The Good Lord Bird (2020)

The story of John Brown & th road that led to his anti-slavery revolt at Harpers Ferry is irreverently told through the eyes of fictitious boy slave posing as a girl.

Lead Belly (1976)

The early days of country/blues singer Huddie Ledbetter, from leaving home to playing in night spots through his several incarcerations to his “discovery” by John Lomax.

Let Him Go (2020)

Grandparents Margaret & George travel to ND in search of their missing grandson & daughter-in-law & land in a morass of strife & violence.