Films

TALLER THAN THE TREES

Tribeca Film Festival, New York Times Op-docs

A Tokyo man delicately balances his roles as advertising executive, father, husband and devoted son.

Director:  Megan Mylan
2016

 

SMILE PINKI

Academy Award® Winner

A real-world fairy-tale about the journey of Pinki and Ghutaru, two children in rural India whose lives are forever changed by a simple surgery they never imagined possible.

Director: Megan Mylan
2008

LOST BOYS OF SUDAN

Independent Spirit Award winner, Emmy-Nominee,                      NY Times Critic’s Pick

The story of two Sudanese refugees on an extraordinary journey from Africa to America.

Directors: Megan Mylan and Jon Shenk
2004

RAÇA

Havana Film Festival, FESPACO

Three people on the frontlines of Brazil’s unfolding struggle for racial equality.

Directors: Joel Zito Araújo and Megan Mylan
2013

AFTER MY GARDEN GROWS

Sundance Film Festival

The story of Monika Barman, a teenager from rural India growing food to feed her family and the seeds of her own independence in a tiny rooftop garden.

Director: Megan Mylan
2014

MY LITTLE FRIENDS

Seniors with dementia and young children come together at a custom-designed facility in Mt. Kisco, New York.  The kids look right past the dementia, connecting instead with the people who have gotten lost underneath.

Director: Megan Mylan
2013

BATIDANIA

A documentary exploring music as a means of protest for the children of Banda AfroReggae, an Afro-Brazilian youth drum corps from one of Rio de Janeiro’s most violent favelas.

Director:  Megan Mylan
1997