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Summer 2019

Explore the Issue

The Summer 2019 issue recognizes some of the most stunning testaments to the beauty and perils of our planet—and beyond—thanks to filmmakers using innovative tools and platforms to explore nature, science, wildlife and outer space.

IDA-Supported Doc of the Week

Directed by
Emily Cohen Ibañez

September 15 to October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month! This weeks' film is a coming of age story of Ashley, an American teenager, who may be forced to become the sole caretaker for her siblings because of the threat family separation and increased deportations in her community.