Category Archives: Feature Stories

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April 22nd marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. New Day Films has a collection of compelling, personal films that explore the environment and sustainability. They will support you and your students in celebrating Earth Day this year and help probe the difficult questions that this 50th anniversary brings forth.
NEW DAY RESOURCES FOR EDUCATORS DURING COVID-19

NEW DAY RESOURCES FOR EDUCATORS DURING COVID-19

We are writing to you– our customers, colleagues, and friends– in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic which is altering our classrooms, libraries, workplaces, and lives in unprecedented ways. Our hearts go out to everyone who is dealing one way or another with the effects of the virus. Many of our customers and our filmmakers are educators scrambling to move classes on-line. New Day is now offering tools that we hope will help ease that transition.
A headshot of New Day Filmmaker Mike Mascoll, a bald African-American man with a grey goatee. He looks directly at the camera and smiles.

Every Month Should be Black History Month

This February as we celebrate Black History Month, New Day is proud to feature three Black filmmakers whose works have helped to document invaluable chapters in Black history.
A full auditorium of people sitting in folding chairs. They watch "My Brooklyn."

10 Ways New Day Changed the World in 2019

by Isabel Hill Schools, libraries, community organizations, and government agencies use New Day films every day to expand awareness on important, relevant issues. New Day films continue to be catalysts
Reimagining Justice

Reimagining Justice

New Day’s catalogue of criminal justice titles invite and inspire viewers to reimagine justice.
What it Means to Serve

What it Means to Serve

As we approach Veteran’s Day, we highlight a handful of films in the New Day collection exploring the psychic wounds of war while also honoring the individuals who serve.
New Day: Breaking the Distribution Mold

New Day: Breaking the Distribution Mold

In the competitive world of film distribution, it can be easy to forget that there is a more personal, and direct way of operating. The celebration of National Co-op Month in October is a good time to celebrate our rare and unique status as a distribution co-op.