Remember These Days Frederic Menou, Galen Clarke, and Marian Liu
For Walter Backerman, seltzer is more than a drink. It’s the embodiment of his family. As a third generation seltzer man, he follows the same route as his grandfather. But after 90 years of business, Walter may be the last seltzer man.
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Broken Lines by Martine Fougeron, Richard Kendall, Frank de Ruiter and Simon Schorno
Joe Soll never met his birth parents. Raised by upper-middle class New Yorkers, he
spent half of his life tormented by the death of his mother.
One day, that story suddenly began to unravel.
“I felt crazed,” he said It. “I didn’t know what to do with it.”
What followed was a three decade search for the truth and a mystery that would haunt Joe for years.
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A Thousand More by by Kristina Budelis, Piotr Malecki, and Jeff Rhode
A Thousand More is the story of one family’s determination to give their son a whole and vital life. In the midst of a great burden, one small child – with a seemingly endless supply of love – can be the blessing that holds a family together.
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Take Care by Henrik Björnsson, Elena Ghanotakis, Gillian Laub and Laura Varma
Virginia Gandee’s brilliant red hair and dozen tattoos belie the reality of this 22-year-old’s life. Inside her family’s Staten Island trailer her caregiving goes far beyond the love she has for her daughter.
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Family Kocktail by Deanne Fitzmaurice, Stan Alcorn and Doug Grant
Kryssy Kocktail always dreamed of leaving her troubled family to join the circus. Now she eats fire and sits on an electric chair as a performer at the Coney Island Circus Sideshow. She also realized her dream of being part of a family.
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Hold Out by Zachary Barr, Jeff Hutchens, Nacho Corbella and Uma Sanghvi
Developers want to demolish a Brooklyn neighborhood to build a basketball arena and numerous high rises. But a small a neighborhood and a handful of residents stand in the way.
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Beautiful Noise by Morag Livingstone, Mareile Paley, and Kimberley Porteous
Kirk and Evelyna are raising their children in a small New York City apartment far from her home in Germany. They try to stay optimistic while coping with the current economic crisis.
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