Retrospective of Jonas Mekas Website Dafilms.com presents an extensive retrospective of Jonas Mekas, 95-year-old director straddled between Europe and the US, documentary and the avant-garde. Discover the work of the Lithuanian-American director, poet and visual artist often called the godfather of American avant-garde cinema and founder of the diary genre in documentary Continue Reading
From This Day Forward a film by Sharon Shattuck (2015, 76 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website With her own wedding just around the corner, filmmaker Sharon Shattuck returns home to examine the mystery at the heart of her upbringing: How her transgender father Trisha and her straight-identified mother Marcia stayed together against all odds. From […]Continue Reading
Tribal Justice a film by Anne Makepeace (2017, 87 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website TRIBAL JUSTICE is a feature documentary about a little known, underreported but effective criminal justice reform movement in America today: the efforts of tribal courts to create alternative justice systems based on their traditions. In California, the state with the largest […]Continue Reading
The Search for General TSO a film by Ian Cheney (2014, 73 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website This mouthwateringly entertaining film travels the globe to unravel a captivating culinary mystery. General Tso’s Chicken is a staple of Chinese-American cooking, and a ubiquitous presence on restaurant menus across the country. But just who was General Tso? […]Continue Reading
A Bold Peace a film by Matthew Eddy and Michael Dreiling¬†(2017, 89 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website In his famous “Cross of Iron” speech in 1953, President Eisenhower critiqued the military-industrial complex while asking, “Is there no other way the world may live?” In Costa Rica today, we glimpse another way to live. In 1948, […]Continue Reading
Celling your soul a film by¬†Joni Siani (2017, 48 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website Note: There are two versions of the film on the DVD: 48-mins and 26-mins. In one short decade, we have totally changed the way we interact with one another. The millennial generation, the first to be socialized in a digital world, […]Continue Reading
Death by Design a film by Sue Williams Bullfrog Films Distribution Website Consumers love – and live on – their smartphones, tablets and laptops. A cascade of new devices pours endlessly into the market, promising even better communication, non-stop entertainment and instant information. The numbers are staggering. By 2020, four billion people will have a […]Continue Reading
How to Let Go of the World a film by Josh Fox (2016, 127 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website In his new film, Oscar-nominated director Josh Fox (GASLAND) continues in his deeply personal style, investigating climate change – the greatest threat our world has ever known. Traveling to 12 countries on 6 continents, the film […]Continue Reading
Awake. A Dream from Standing Rock a film by Josh Fox (2017, 89 mins) Bullfrog Films Distribution Website The Dakota Access Pipeline is a controversial project that brings fracked crude oil from the Bakken Shale in North Dakota through South Dakota, Iowa and eventually to Illinois. The Standing Rock Tribe and people all over the […]Continue Reading