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  1. Check Out the American Graduate Shorts!

    October 25, 2013

    The Graduates/Los Graduados explores the national high school dropout crisis through the eyes of six Latino students. While the two-part special airs Monday, October 28th and November 4th, audiences can also watch five additional short films online, each showcasing additional challenges faced by today’s Latino youth.   The five short films are part

  2. Life Begins at Rewirement Premieres on FUTURESTATES

    May 15, 2012

    Directed by Trevin Matcek the film will be available to stream for free at futurestates.tv and simultaneously on pbs.org.  In Life Begins at Rewirement — Simon Ender struggles with his decision to commit his elderly mother into a revolutionary nursing home alternative that has solved the rapidly growing Senior Citizen overpopulation. Learn more

  3. The 6th World Premieres on FUTURESTATES

    May 8, 2012

    Directed by Nanobah Becker the film will be available to stream for free at futurestates.tv and simultaneously on pbs.org.  Navajo Astronaut Tazbah Redhouse is a pilot on the first spaceship sent to colonize Mars. But a mysterious dream the night before her departure indicates there may be more to her mission than she understands. Watch filmmaker

  4. Crossover Premieres on FUTURESTATES

    May 1, 2012

    Directed by Tina Mabry the film will be available to stream for free at futurestates.tv and simultaneously on pbs.org. An online social screening of the short will take place here this Friday, May 4 at 11am PT / 2pm ET. In a future where schools are segregated by economic status, a struggling mother must decide whether to sell her own organs to give her

  5. A FUTURESTATES Double Header: Watch Charlie 13 and Gunny

    April 25, 2012

    The FUTURESTATES shorts will be streamed live through ITVS’s new social video player starting on Thursday, April 26 at 5pm PT / 8pm ET with a screening of Charlie 13 followed by Gunny. Filmmakers Michael McMillian (Charlie 13) and Patrick Stettner (Gunny) will be chatting live to discuss their film and take your questions.Live Social Screening of Charlie