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Race 2012 - Recipient of a 2013 CINE Golden Eagle Award

RACE 2012: A Conversation About Race & Politics, a PBS Election 2012 special, is a provocative conversation about race and politics that documents the changing face of America.

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Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle - Winner Best Documentary 2014 San Antonio CineFestival

Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle, an investigative look at the life and mysterious death of pioneering journalist Ruben Salazar premieres on PBS on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 9:00 PM.

At the heart of the story is Salazar's transformation from a mainstream, establishment reporter to primary chronicler and supporter of the radical Chicano movement of the late 1960s.

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Latinos '08 - Recipient of a 2009 CINE Golden Eagle Award

Latinos '08 examines Latinos through the prism of the 2008 presidential election.

The film, which explores the impact Latinos might have on the future of American politics, received a 2009 CINE Golden Eagle Award for best news analysis.

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Brown Is The New Green - Winner 2008 Imagen Award for Best TV Documentary

Fast-paced, fun and smart, Brown is the New Green updates our understanding of America and those who will inherit it.

The film, which examines how media and marketers are shaping the contemporary Latino identity focuses on George Lopez, an icon and advocate for Latinos' move into the mainstream.

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Encounter: USA Fellows

In an effort to share artists' work around the globe, City Projects has teamed up with United States Artists (USA) to bring you the Encounter video series.

These videos provide a glimpse into the creative process by profiling artists and their work in the U.S. Videos are up now and more will be released throughout the year.

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My City Now

My City Now is a media literacy program coming to; Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, Phoenix , San Antonio, San Diego, and San Francisco this Fall.

My City Now kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month (September/October) with the PBS broadcast of Los Angeles Now (check your PBS station local listing) and The Future Filmmaker Contest.

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Los Angeles Now

Los Angeles Now is an artful evocation and investigation of the metropolis as it comes of age and wrestles with its history and its future.

The film examines the cultural and intellectual activity of one of the world's most influential places at a moment of profound change.

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Mixed Feelings: San Diego / Tijuana

Mixed Feelings: San Diego/Tijuana is a documentary about the San Diego-Tijuana region and its inevitable transnational future.

Conversations with scholars, planners and architects from both cities open a window into the unprecedented dialogue now occurring on the U.S./Mexican border.

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Pancho Villa & Other Stories

Personal stories of men and women —all now deceased— who witnessed or participated in the Mexican Revolution.

These oral histories, conducted throughout Mexico and the southwestern U.S. from 1986 to 1994, flow seamlessly between historical incidents and the legends associated with the deeds of Villa and his La Division del Norte.

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Manuel Ocampo: God Is my Copilot

A documentary about identity politics in the contemporary art world, Manuel Ocampo: God is My Copilot offers a rare view of how multiculturalism is bought and sold among the art world's elite.

The film follows the young artist as he tries to transcend the identity box he has painted himself into.

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