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Australian bushfire rescue / Thirteen Productions

"An estimated one billion animals died in the horrific Australian bushfires last year. Through the help of tireless volunteers working to rescue the remains of their once-flourishing environment, stories of animal and human resilience have emerged. Rising from the ashes, animal survivors begin their challenging journey back to a wild existence"--from www.worldcat.org.

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Becoming nobody. / Ram Dass

"Ram Dass explores our universal human condition and behaviors in connection to the journey of the soul and the shared unity of all of our lives"--www.imdb.com.

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Born to be / Cypriano, Tânia.

"Follows the work of Dr. Jess Ting at the groundbreaking Mount Sinai Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery in New York City-where, for the first time ever, all transgender and gender non-conforming people have access to quality transition-related health and surgical care. With extraordinary access, this feature-length documentary takes an intimate look at how one doctor's work impacts the lives of his patients as well as how his journey from renowned plastic surgeon to pioneering gender-affirming surgeon has led to his own transformation"--www.imdb.com.

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Film school Africa / Pfaff, Nathan.

"A Hollywood casting director leaves her lucrative career behind in order to teach filmmaking to youth in an impoverished community in South Africa. In an environment resistant towards art and film, the students learn the true power and impact of storytelling"--www.imdb.com.

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For they know not what they do / Dk Works.

"When the Supreme Court legalized marriage equality, the backlash by the religious right was swift, severe, and successful. Karslake's documentary looks at four faith-based families with LGBTQ children caught in the crosshairs of sexuality, identity, and scripture"--from www.imdb.com.

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Forever faithful / Ruiz, Angie.

Examines the relationship that exists between dogs and their owners through the story of one family's fight with canine cancer, highlighting the advances in the field of canine care and treatment.

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Happy happy joy joy : the Ren & Stimpy story / Cicero, Ron
Ren and Stimpy story
"A documentary that explores the rise and fall of The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991) and its controversial creator, John Kricfalusi"--from www.imdb.com.

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Jonathan Scott's Power trip / Scott, Jonathan
Power trip
"Solar is a beautiful, environmentally friendly, and cost-effective source of energy, but fossil fuel monopolies, with the help of Koch Brothers funded groups and their government allies, are stifling the growth of renewables to protect their own wealth and control. Jonathan Scott, the famed HGTV "Property Brothers" personality, is on a mission to dismantle this system. POWER TRIP takes us across the US to explore the production of energy, something we take for granted but it is crucial to everyday living. Jonathan speaks to senators, coal miners, solar panel installers, and everyone in between, to learn the obstacles and opportunities for achieving energy freedom"--www.imdb.com.

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Ken Burns : here & there / Bellini, Dante
Here and there
"It is a rare look at the over four-decade intimate relationship Ken Burns has with his America and beloved community of Walpole, NH, and the importance that a "sense of place" and belonging has in one's life. That the essential American fabric of patriotism and goodness are woven through each of us, and often, the road less traveled is a good decision"--from www.worldcat.org.

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Lennox Lewis : the untold story / Dr. Dre, 1965-

"An inside look at the career of Lennox Lewis from his rough upbringing to the Olympics and the professional ranks where he established himself as one of the greats in the history of the sport"--from www.imdb.com.