A story behind The Sea Ranch, a place where environment informs geometry and buildings embody ideals.
A burned-out thumb wrestling coach decides to try, one last time, to compete in the Austrian thumb wrestling championship with his new fighter. However, the competition is a lot more fierce than Steve anticipated.
A politician who rose from the working class was recently elected president of Brazil, affecting various members of society very differently. This family and political drama takes a sly and subtle look into the classism of Brazilian society.
When a factory closure threatens a small Rust Belt town, one older factory worker continues going to his former job every day, despite the shutdown. His peculiar decision has a profound effect on the whole community, though his actions yield an outcome that no one ever expected.
Since his wife walked out on the family, Mario has raised their two daughters of his own. Mario is a vulnerable, emotionally dependent guy. He wants to keep his daughters with him, but knows that their leaving is inevitable. He has to refocus on himself and what he wants in life.