Indie Films

Local, USA

Culled from public television stations and independent producers from across the country, LOCAL, USA is a half-hour series featuring fascinating stories of diverse people, curated around a single theme.

Pandemic19

29m 30s

On January 20th, 2020, the first COVID-19 case was diagnosed in the United States; today those numbers have ballooned with millions infected and hundreds of thousands dead. PANDEMIC19 follows three brave doctors working to save lives during the first wave of the outbreak. Using intimate video diaries, the film encapsulates the historic times in which we live.

Episodes

  • Pandemic19: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Pandemic19

    S5 E2 - 29m 30s

    On January 20th, 2020, the first COVID-19 case was diagnosed in the United States; today those numbers have ballooned with millions infected and hundreds of thousands dead. PANDEMIC19 follows three brave doctors working to save lives during the first wave of the outbreak. Using intimate video diaries, the film encapsulates the historic times in which we live.

  • Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising

    S5 E1 - 23m 41s

    On April 7, Wisconsin held its primary election at the beginning of the pandemic in the U.S. An estimated ~16% of Black voters were disenfranchised in Milwaukee. Danell Cross and Melody McCurtis are determined to prevent this from happening again. Follow the mother-daughter activist team as they organize their Black community to prepare for the 2020 presidential election and its challenges.

Extras + Features

  • Entangled | Trailer: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Entangled | Trailer

    S5 E3 - 1m 14s

    There are fewer than 400 North Atlantic right whales in the world, making them among the most endangered species. Threatening their survival are vessel strikes and millions of lobster lines. ENTANGLED chronicles the efforts to protect the whales, the impacts of those efforts on the lobster industry, and how the National Marine Fisheries Service has struggled to balance the vying interests.

  • Entangled | Promo: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Entangled | Promo

    S5 E3 - 30s

    There are fewer than 400 North Atlantic right whales in the world, making them among the most endangered species. Threatening their survival are vessel strikes and millions of lobster lines. ENTANGLED chronicles the efforts to protect the whales, the impacts of those efforts on the lobster industry, and how the National Marine Fisheries Service has struggled to balance the vying interests.

  • Pandemic19 | Trailer: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Pandemic19 | Trailer

    S5 E2 - 1m 10s

    On January 20th, 2020, the first COVID-19 case was diagnosed in the United States; today those numbers have ballooned with millions infected and hundreds of thousands dead. PANDEMIC19 follows three brave doctors working to save lives during the first wave of the outbreak. Using intimate video diaries, the film encapsulates the historic times in which we live.

  • Pandemic19 | Promo: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Pandemic19 | Promo

    S5 E2 - 30s

    On January 20th, 2020, the first COVID-19 case was diagnosed in the United States; today those numbers have ballooned with millions infected and hundreds of thousands dead. PANDEMIC19 follows three brave doctors working to save lives during the first wave of the outbreak. Using intimate video diaries, the film encapsulates the historic times in which we live.

  • Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising | Promo: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising | Promo

    S5 E1 - 30s

    On April 7, Wisconsin held its primary election at the beginning of the pandemic in the U.S. An estimated ~16% of Black voters were disenfranchised in Milwaukee. Danell Cross and Melody McCurtis are determined to prevent this from happening again. Follow the mother-daughter activist team as they organize their Black community to prepare for the 2020 presidential election and its challenges.

  • Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising | Trailer: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising | Trailer

    S5 E1 - 1m 7s

    On April 7, Wisconsin held its primary election at the beginning of the pandemic in the U.S. An estimated ~16% of Black voters were disenfranchised in Milwaukee. Danell Cross and Melody McCurtis are determined to prevent this from happening again. Follow the mother-daughter activist team as they organize their Black community to prepare for the 2020 presidential election and its challenges.

Schedule

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    Local, USA

    Entangled

    Thursday
    Apr 22

    1 Hour

    Efforts to protect North Atlantic right whales, impacts of these efforts on the lobster industry and how the National Marine Fisheries Service struggles to balance the vying interests.
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    Local, USA

    Entangled

    Friday
    Apr 23

    1 Hour

    Efforts to protect North Atlantic right whales, impacts of these efforts on the lobster industry and how the National Marine Fisheries Service struggles to balance the vying interests.
  • Image
    Local, USA: TVSS: Iconic

    Local, USA

    Entangled

    Friday
    Apr 23

    1 Hour

    Efforts to protect North Atlantic right whales, impacts of these efforts on the lobster industry and how the National Marine Fisheries Service struggles to balance the vying interests.
  • Image
    Local, USA: TVSS: Iconic

    Local, USA

    Entangled

    Saturday
    Apr 24

    1 Hour

    Efforts to protect North Atlantic right whales, impacts of these efforts on the lobster industry and how the National Marine Fisheries Service struggles to balance the vying interests.
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    Local, USA: TVSS: Iconic

    Local, USA

    Ku Kanaka: Stand Tall

    Monday
    May 3

    30 Minutes

    A young man inspires dispossessed Native Hawaiians after an accident leaves him a quadriplegic.
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    Local, USA

    Ku Kanaka: Stand Tall

    Tuesday
    May 4

    30 Minutes

    A young man inspires dispossessed Native Hawaiians after an accident leaves him a quadriplegic.
  • Image
    Local, USA: TVSS: Iconic

    Local, USA

    Ku Kanaka: Stand Tall

    Tuesday
    May 4

    30 Minutes

    A young man inspires dispossessed Native Hawaiians after an accident leaves him a quadriplegic.

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