Individuals across the world creating positive change in the lives of others.
Freddy Mamani Silvestre invented a bold and distinctive new style of Bolivian architecture. Borrowing from indigenous Aymara culture, his buildings combine bright colors and striking spaceship-like geometry. With his vibrant designs, Mamani is changing the landscape of his home country and empowering his people.
Docsville is the home of our brand-new films, specially commissioned by Yaddo. We’ve got the documentaries that dig deeper. Take a look.
The Why Foundation aims to challenge the world to question "why?" through documentary films.
Relationships come in all shapes and sizes. Families aren’t necessarily nuclear and gender isn’t fixed. How do we live now? What is modern love?
It’s wrong to talk about ‘ordinary people’. No-one is ordinary and nothing is beneath contempt. Celebrate what’s right in front of you.
Don’t believe ‘the press’. Mistrust social media. Take a longer view with films that interrogate the world from all angles.
Take history out of the classroom. Appreciate the radically different ways in which the past can be understood.
More than any other form, documentary films have shed light on the legacy of aggression. But combat takes many different forms. Why have humans always fought? Are we inherently violent?
The best art films are about failure as well as success. Do artists know how art is created? Does anyone?