Season 1

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Alternative Futures: Las Imaginistas

A Blade of Grass Films

Alternative Futures: Las Imaginistas

An art collective reimagining Brownsville, TX as a city with a decolonized future.

Alternative Futures: Las Imaginistas

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Alternative Futures: Stephanie Dinkins

A Blade of Grass Films

Alternative Futures: Stephanie Dinkins

An artist working with AI teaches youth about biases in tech and reprogramming them.

Alternative Futures: Stephanie Dinkins

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Alternative Futures: Frances Whitehead

A Blade of Grass Films

Alternative Futures: Frances Whitehead

An artful community orchard designed to bring nourishment and beauty to Gary, IN.

Alternative Futures: Frances Whitehead

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Cultural Identity: Rulan Tangen

A Blade of Grass Films

Cultural Identity: Rulan Tangen

Contemporary dancers bring movement to Indigenous artistic and ecological practices.

Cultural Identity: Rulan Tangen

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Cultural Identity: Ronny Quevedo

A Blade of Grass Films

Cultural Identity: Ronny Quevedo

A design workshop for teens in the Bronx allows them to leave a mark on their community.

Cultural Identity: Ronny Quevedo

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Cultural Identity: Chinatown Art Brigade

A Blade of Grass Films

Cultural Identity: Chinatown Art Brigade

A cultural collective in NYC’s Chinatown fight displacement and celebrate their community.

Cultural Identity: Chinatown Art Brigade

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Cultural Identity: Miguel Luciano

A Blade of Grass Films

Cultural Identity: Miguel Luciano

An outdoor exhibition in East Harlem maps the legacy of The Young Lords of El Barrio.

Cultural Identity: Miguel Luciano

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Transforming Justice: Courtney Bowles & Mark Strandquist

A Blade of Grass Films

Transforming Justice: Courtney Bowles & Mark Strandquist

An art and advocacy group seeks criminal justice policy changes that keep people free.

Transforming Justice: Courtney Bowles & Mark Strandquist

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Transforming Justice: Rachel Barnard

A Blade of Grass Films

Transforming Justice: Rachel Barnard

An artist in residence within NYC’s Department of Probation creates space for listening.

Transforming Justice: Rachel Barnard

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A Blade of Grass Films

Transforming Justice: jackie sumell

A collaborative project with prisoners in solitary confinement advocates for abolition

Transforming Justice: jackie sumell

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Transforming Justice: Gregory Sale

A Blade of Grass Films

Transforming Justice: Gregory Sale

ID-inspired artworks created to conceive a vision for a future self exhibited on Alcatraz.

Transforming Justice: Gregory Sale

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Black Self-Determination: Adaku Utah

A Blade of Grass Films

Black Self-Determination: Adaku Utah

A radical healing village, in the spirit of abolitionist and herbalist Harriet Tubman.

Black Self-Determination: Adaku Utah

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Black Self-Determination: Our Mothers’ Kitchens

A Blade of Grass Films

Black Self-Determination: Our Mothers’ Kitchens

A Philadelphia collective honors the literary and culinary history of Black women writers.

Black Self-Determination: Our Mothers’ Kitchens

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Black Self-Determination: The Black School

A Blade of Grass Films

Black Self-Determination: The Black School

An experimental art school that educates students in becoming agents for social change.

Black Self-Determination: The Black School

Video thumbnail: A Blade of Grass Films Black Self-Determination: Jordan Weber

A Blade of Grass Films

Black Self-Determination: Jordan Weber

Jordan Weber builds greenhouse modeling Black Self determination in Malcolm X birthplace.

Black Self-Determination: Jordan Weber