Each quarter, Utne Reader previews a selection of current and upcoming independent film and documentary releases

Fall 2017 Film Sampler


Awake: A Dream from Standing Rock

The Water Protectors at Standing Rock captured world attention through their peaceful resistance. The film documents the story of Native-led defiance that has forever changed the fight for clean water, our environment and the future of our planet. It asks: "Are you ready to join the fight?" (Bullfrog Films)