Here are some movies that put the “fun” in “definitely functioning democracy!”
The venerable documentarian’s latest, City Hall, is an epic look at the workings of local civics in Boston, Massachusetts.
Armajani passed away in his home on August 27. His last artworks focused on immigration and the threats to American liberty.
The documentary #Unfit is the latest attempt to explain Trump’s destructive policies via psychology. This only ever causes more harm than good, especially for people with confirmed mental illnesses.
While Jackie O rose to the occasion, Melania’s redesign reinforced her reputation for severity in her style choices.
For the new documentary Boys State, directors Jesse Moss and Amanda McBaine use a long-running youth program to examine US democracy. The result is is both comedy and horror.
The rich online resource, spearheaded by researcher Nicola Pratt, reveals how culture was “an outlet” for political views during the revolution and its aftermath.
Kazuo Hara’s epic Reiwa Uprising, screening at Doc Fortnight, follows members of a new progressive political party trying to shake up the system.
Author Luke O’Neil will read passages from his brutal new book Welcome to Hell World, a text that starkly explores grim current events in the United States.
Mister America, the new feature-length installment of Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington’s On Cinema universe, is a satirical masterpiece about the Trump era.
In Germany, an exhibition seeks to explain the rapid rise of the alt-right.
By approaching Castro’s Cuba from the margins, author Anna Veltfort creates a unique lens through which to observe the mechanisms by which a political system acts upon those who live within it.