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1. Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001– )
TV-PG | 30 min | Drama | Active
About the kids at Degrassi Community School. Centralizing around the children of the original characters from Degrassi High (1987). The show aims to deal with serious and sometimes taboo issues that plague teenagers.
3. Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
R | 90 min | Comedy
At a big campus, a group of bullied outcasts and misfits resolve to fight back for their peace and self respect.
4. Southland (2009–2013)
42 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Southland takes a raw look at Los Angeles as it is in the 2000s and as well at the lives of the officers of the Los Angeles Police Department who are trying to contain it.
8. Kinsey (2004)
R | 118 min | Biography, Drama
A look at the life of Alfred Kinsey, a pioneer in the area of human sexuality research, whose 1948 publication "Sexual Behavior in the Human Male" was one of the first recorded works that saw science address sexual behavior.
10. DTLA (2012– )
30 min | Comedy, Drama
The relationships and sex lives of eight friends with varied ethnic, cultural, and sexual orientations that work and live in the vibrant community of Downtown Los Angeles.
11. Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (1989)
80 min | Comedy, Horror
Angela is back, in the form of an angry inner-city camper on the hunt for blood. Camp New Horizons, on the recycled grounds of the former murders, intends to pair high class teens with ... See full summary »
12. Music Within (2007)
R | 94 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
The true story of Richard Pimentel, a brilliant public speaker with a troubled past, who returns from Vietnam severely hearing -impaired and finds a new purpose in his landmark efforts on the behalf of Americans with disabilities.
Drama | Announced
After his young son dies trying to reach the U.S., Cuban mechanic Pablo Cartero decides to cross the Straits of Florida in a 1949 Mercury car converted to a boat, to personally persuade President Obama to stop the embargo on Cuba.
14. Rising Sun (2012)
23 min | Short, Action, Comedy
James Lee is a widowed father of 2 adopted children, Samantha - a tomboy teen and Presley - a younger child. James raises them in inner city LA. He's a Martial Artist and Acupuncturist, ... See full summary »
15. Carrier (2008– )
CARRIER is a character-driven immersion in the high-stakes world of a nuclear aircraft carrier, shot on the USS Nimitz during a six-month deployment to the Persian Gulf. The program follows... See full summary »
16. Tru Loved (2008)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Recently relocated from San Francisco to conservative suburbia by her lesbian mothers, Tru struggles like all teens to fit in and find love, but her quest is complicated by sexual politics,... See full summary »
17. Trans (2012)
104 min | Documentary, Drama, Family
TRANS is an extraordinary documentary feature about men and women, and all the variations in between. It is about the Transgender Community, perhaps the most misunderstood and mistreated ... See full summary »
18. Kindergarten (2001 TV Mini-Series)
30 min | Reality-TV
Kindergarten is 13-part documentary series that focuses on 23 real-life kindergarten students throughout a school year as they experience the ups and downs of their first year in academia. ... See full summary »
20. Paper Clips (2004)
G | 82 min | Documentary, War
As a part of their study of the Holocaust, the children of the Whitwell, TN Middle School try to collect 6 million paper clips representing the 6 million Jews killed by the Nazis.
26. Age 7 in America (1991 TV Movie)
120 min | Documentary, Biography
An adaption of the British TV series, this documentary chronicles the lives of a group of economically, racially & socially diverse 7-year olds living throughout America in 1990. The ... See full summary »
67 min | Documentary
A powerful documentary about the lives of teens and young adults as seen through the gender lens. Approaching society's ideas and ideals of gender through clothes, sexuality, sports, dance,... See full summary »
Director: Debra Chasnoff
72 min | Documentary, Biography
Dorothy and Bob DeBolt's tale of the struggles and joys involved in their 19 adopted children, many of who are physically disabled war orphans.
31. My So-Called Enemy (2010)
89 min | Documentary
In July 2002, 22 Palestinian and Israeli teenage girls came to the U.S. to participate in a women's leadership program called Building Bridges for Peace. "My So Called Enemy" is a coming of... See full summary »
Writers: Miriam Asnes, Maha Awad, Beca Beeman, Lauren Biagini, Anna Maria Dorigo, Lindsay Goward, Bobby Kondrat, Kristin Loeb, Joline Makhlouf, Rezan Makhlouf, Tova Reznicek, Allison Sachs, Anna Sternoff, Anna Tarantola, Whitney Taylor, Whitney Wilson, Melinda Ziyadat | Director: Lisa Gossels
32. Bam Bam and Celeste (2005)
85 min | Comedy
Celeste (Margaret Cho) and Bam Bam (Bruce Daniels) escape their Midwest hometown for New York, and take on their high-school nemeses - the dictators of the world-famous Salon Mirage - while discovering that true beauty lies within.
80 min | Documentary
The groundbreaking film that addresses anti-gay prejudice by providing adults with practical lessons on how to talk with children about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people. Part of The Respect for All Project.
34. Nobody's Perfect (2015)
22 min | Short, Drama, Family | Post-production
Rob Santos is a young father of 2 daughters, Selena, a teenager and new baby. His mistakes cause Selena to runaway with her best friend. On the streets the 2 girls learn about life quickly.... See full summary »
35. Word Is Out (1977)
124 min | Documentary
More than two dozen men and women of various backgrounds, ages, and races talk to the camera about being gay. Their stories are arranged in loose chronology: early years, fitting in (which ... See full summary »
40. Divided We Fall: Americans in the Aftermath (2006)
110 min | Documentary
When a turbaned Sikh man is brutally murdered in the aftermath of September 11, 2001, a college student journeys across America to discover who counts as "American" in times of crisis.
42. Friends & Lovers: The Ski Trip 2 (2008)
A comedy drama about three very different couples living in Los Angeles trying to make theirs lives complete. Finding love, relationships and struggling to survive in the crazy world of ... See full summary »
45. U People (2009)
76 min | Documentary, Music
What do you get when over the course of 2 days in an unassuming brownstone in Brooklyn with 30 women across sexualities and transfolk of color? History.
46. Forgotten (2009)
27 min | Short, Crime, Drama
An FBI SWAT Team storms a halfway house to save a group of girls from human traffickers. Arriving moments too late, the traffickers having shot all the girls, lead FBI Agents Henry Joh and ... See full summary »
47. Don't Divorce Me! Kids' Rules for Parents on Divorce (2012 TV Movie)
30 min | Documentary
A family special featuring conversations with young children along with their songs, drawings and heartfelt advice on divorce do's and don'ts. From kids to parents with love, sadness, and ... See full summary »
Director: Amy Schatz
49. High Feather (1980–1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Chronicles the experiences of eight children at a summer camp in Peekskill, NY in 10, half-hour episodes. The four boys and four girls have a variety of adventures, chiefly centering on ... See full summary »
Celebrating diversity and artistic empowerment, the Tenth Annual 72 Hour Film Shootout ("Shootout") returns to the AAIFF this summer. The Shootout is a worldwide competition in which ... See full summary »
Writers: Rommel Andaya, Patrick Chen, Melody Cheng, Katherine Chou, Ramon Gil, Justin C. Lee, Fenton Li, Patrick Miao, Michael Tang, Michael Tow, Jennifer Betit Yen | Director: Asian American Film Lab | Stars: Jennifer Betit Yen, Seth Baird, Adam Bemis, Lisa Bernier