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THE NEXT WAVE
Winner of the JURY AWARD
The Carteret islanders struggle to relocate as some of the world's first climate change refugees.
BITS AND PIECES - A SHORT FROM JORDAN
Winner of the DIVERSITY AWARD
Traditional mosaics illustrate a collage of contemporary Jordanian sentiments, challenging common misconceptions of the Middle East
Winner of the IMMIGRATION AWARD
Moises, a 10-year-old student, struggles to communicate in his new school with limited access to his native language.
Winner of the HOUSING RIGHTS AWARD
Hip-Hop artists join Detroit citizens to speak up about the effects of ill-planned urban developments.
Winner of the MEDIA JUSTICE AWARD
The rights of an independent journalist are compromised by the government's attempts to control media content.
WHY DO WHITE PEOPLE HAVE BLACK SPOTS?
Winner of the INTERNATIONAL DIALOGUE AWARD
Youth in Ghana pose questions to people outside of their borders and spark an ongoing dialogue through film.
Winner of the UNSPOKEN TRUTH AWARD
The United States' war on drugs challenges Bolivian traditions with broad and damaging results.
WILL I BE NEXT?
Winner of the YOUTH VOICE AWARD
Chicago youth explore the effects of gun violence in their neighborhoods and demand change for the future.
EXILED IN AMERICA
Winner of the CHANGEMAKER AWARD
Five siblings struggle to support their American livelihoods after their mother is deported to Mexico.
THE SECRET LIFE OF PAPER
Winner of the RETHINKING RESOURCES AWARD
Why does the United States consume far more paper than any other country on the globe?
KNOCK KNOCK, WHO’S THERE?
Public Service Announcement
Winner of the COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AWARD
What would you do to stop domestic abuse in your neighborhood?
Winner of the PERSPECTIVES AWARD
Homeless Veteran Albert Lewis photographs his life and sheds light on the support of his community.
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