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The Anthropologist

The Anthropologist

The Anthropologist considers the fate of the planet from the perspective of an American teenager. Over five years, she travels alongside her mother, an anthropologist studying the impact of climate change on indigenous communities.

I Smile Back

I Smile Back

Addicted to drugs and alcohol, a housewife's self-destructive behavior starts to take its toll on her husband and two young children.

Ice and the Sky

Ice and the Sky

The inspiring story of Claude Lorius who has dedicated his life to studying the icescapes of Antarctica. His groundbreaking discoveries would sound the alarm for the global warming crisis and expose humankind's devastating impact on the Earth's climate.

Experimenter

Experimenter

In 1961, famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans willingness to obey authority.

The Peal Button

The Peal Button

Filmmaker Patricio Guzmán examines the link between Patagonian waterways and genocide.

El Incidente (The Incident)

El Incidente (The Incident)

Two parallel stories about characters trapped in illogical endless spaces: two brothers and a detective locked on an infinite staircase, and a family locked on an infinite road—for a very long time.

The Martian

The Martian

When astronauts blast off from the planet Mars, they leave behind Mark Watney, presumed dead after a fierce storm. With only a meager amount of supplies, the stranded visitor must utilize his wits and spirit to find a way to survive on the hostile planet.

The Orbital Perspective

The Orbital Perspective

After spending 170 days and 71 million miles in orbit on the International Space Station, astronaut Ron Garan had a transformative experience.

Racing Extinction

Racing Extinction

Undercover activists try to stave off a man-made mass extinction.

Meru

Meru

Three elite climbers fight through obsession and loss as they struggle to climb Mount Meru.

The Stanford Prison Experiment

The Stanford Prison Experiment

In 1971, Stanford Professor Philip Zimbardo conducts a controversial psychology experiment in which college students pretend to be either prisoners or guards, but the proceedings soon get out of hand.

Love & Mercy

Love & Mercy

In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy.

Jurassic World

Jurassic World

A new theme park is built on the original site of Jurassic Park. Everything is going well until the park's newest attraction—a genetically modified giant stealth killing machine—escapes containment and goes on a killing spree.

San Andreas

San Andreas

In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey with his ex-wife across the state in order to rescue his daughter.

Seeds of Time

Seeds of Time

This documentary follows agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler's global journey to save the eroding foundation of our food supply in a new era of climate change.

Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road

A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in a post-apocalyptic desert hellscape and escapes in search of her homeland with the help of a group of female prisoners and a drifter named Max.

Ex Machina

Ex Machina

A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breath-taking humanoid A.I.

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap

CODE exposes the dearth of female and minority software engineers and explores the reasons for this gender gap and digital divide.

The Human Experiment

The Human Experiment

A documentary that explores chemicals found in everyday household products.

Uncertain

Uncertain

The tiny town of Uncertain, Texas, faces extinction when an aquatic weed destroys the only source of livelihood.

It Follows

It Follows

A young woman is followed by an unknown supernatural force after getting involved in a sexual encounter.

Disaster Playground

Disaster Playground

Hollywood relies on Bruce Willis to save the world in Armageddon, but who are the real-life heroes seeking to save our civilization from the next major asteroid impact? Disaster Playground investigates future outer space catastrophes and the procedures to manage and assess the risks.

Visualizing Experimental Science Short Film Program

Visualizing Experimental Science Short Film Program

This program pairs science-themed experimental cinema with scientific educational films from the Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive.

Still Alice

Still Alice

A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.