IndiePix, Celebrating Independent Film

Black Indie Week

Black Friday is that one special day of the year where droves of people brave the crowds and their still mostly-full stomachs to shop til' they drop! Now, IndiePix introduces Black Indie Week! Here we have a collection of great films spanning several genres, all for under $10!

Check out Harrison Montgomery, All My Friends Are Funeral Singers, The End of America and more, all under $10 just for this limited time. Don't miss your chance to stuff those stockings, boxes or whatever you like with a great indie film!

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Harrison Montgomery

$9.95 | 95 minutes

In San Francisco's poverty-stricken Tenderloin district, would-be artist Ricardo Papa is trying to make ends meet as a petty drug dealer. On the run from his boss and on the outs with his girlfriend, he takes up residence in the dilapidated Hotel Boyd. There he crosses paths with thirteen-year-old Lattie Flemming who charms Ricardo with…

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Buster

$9.95 | 73 minutes

Buster's the story of a guy that anyone in his right mind would run away from. Or should run away from, since Buster spends all his spare time provoking strangers into fights, then refusing to defend himself as they pummel him 'til they grow bored. He's also a grifter, sucking his brother dry, and a cancer, sabotaging his brother's relationship…

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Zero Hour

$9.95 | 46 minutes

One day. One failed life. Both ticking down towards a looming end... Jay's life hustling on the streets finally catches up with him and a moment of truth awaits at the toll of midnight. He spends the day trying to tie up the loose ends of his life, visiting the people who have made an impact on his life, one by one, until his time&hellip…

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Bolerium

$9.95 | 23 minutes

"Bolerium" captures a day-in-the-life at one of America's most important independent bookstores - Bolerium Books - run from a hidden location in the heart of San Francisco's immigrant/radical Mission District. This 23 minute portrait is a humorous exploration of the store, its diverse staff and the wild array of customers who frequent&hellip…

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Shooting Star(s)

$9.95 | 76 minutes

“Shooting Star(s)” follows Johnny Nunez, who was abandoned as a baby and later adopted by a Puerto Rican family, as he overcomes the obstacles imposed by his humble upbringings in Brooklyn, New York to become today’s most prominent Hip Hop celebrity photographer…

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The Vanishing Black Male

$24.95 | 76 minutes

Are African American males becoming extinct? Will future generations of African American women not be able to find husbands? These are but a few of the questions explored in this 1 hour 16 minute documentary. Written/directed/produced by Hisani DuBose, it features Melvin Jackson, Jr. (whose acting credits include HBO's "The Wire"&hellip…

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All My Friends Are Funeral Singers

$24.95 | 84 minutes

Zel is a fortune teller. She works out of her century-old house removing clients' aches and pains, advising gamblers, and channeling cranky spirits for a quick check in with their loved ones. Zel is very good at her chosen profession, but also receives some unique assistance. For as long as she can remember she has shared her home with…

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Bittersweet

$4.99 | 75 minutes

BITTERSWEET explores the evolution of love and takes a long hard look at the underlying forces that often bring people together while just as often break them apart. With soft, elegant visuals and a number of powerful performances, BITTERSWEET weaves a meditative spell that will remain with audiences far beyond the closing credits.&hellip…

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9-11/9-11

$7.95 | 24 minutes

The terrorist attacks on the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City forever scarred the trust of the American people. On the same date, 28 years before, the US-supported military overthrow of Chilean President Salvador Allende ushered in 17 years of autocratic rule under dictator Augusto Pinochet, leaving more than 3,000…

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This Is A Business

$19.95 | 102 minutes

Resolved to be a somebody, a shipping clerk named Turtletaub starts his own business knowing only that he intends either to create a product or to provide a service, and whichever one it is, he pledges, "it will be good...for everyone."…

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Who is KK Downey?

$4.99 | 90 minutes

WHO IS KK DOWNEY? is the story of two perennial losers who want more than anything to be famous, popular, and successful. Theo can't get Truck Stop Hustler, his touching book about a young male prostitute, published anywhere. Things change, however, when they decide to print Theo's book under the name of its fictional protagonist: KK…

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Sentenced Home

$14.95 | 76 minutes

Indie pix's Sentenced Home was NOMINATED FOR AN EMMY AWARD FOR "OUTSTANDING INFORMATIONAL PROGRAMMING - LONG FORM" Picked for broadcast on PBS's famed Independent Lens series, SENTENCED HOME is a gripping documentary exploration that humanizes the United States' tragically flawed immigration policy. This wrenching and emotionally&hellip…

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City Unplugged

$4.99 | 95 minutes

A heist film tinged with black comedy, the story begins in 1991, with Estonia having just declared its independence from the Soviet Union. A band of gangsters hatch a plan to hijack the small Baltic nation's $1 billion worth of bullion, about to return to the capital after years of hiding in Paris. Toivo, a naive electrician, is commissioned&hellip…

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Autumn's Eyes

$4.99 | 59 minutes

AUTUMN'S EYES is a compelling documentary about a 3-year-old girl who tries to navigate through the harsh reality of severe poverty, her teenage mother's incarceration and looming foster care. Charming, obedient, and unable to fully comprehend the severity of her environment, Autumn is shielded from her own reality. Caught between the&hellip…

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Every Dog's Day

$4.99 | 70 minutes

It's sorta like IT'S A MAD MAD MAD MAD WORLD made for peanuts and directed by Jim Jarmusch, with assists from the ghosts of Robert Altman and Frank Tashlin. It's loose and fun, surprisingly sweet and charming and well worth your time. What's more, the thing is an ensemble piece with a (uniformly excellent) cast so large, chances are&hellip…

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Ibid

$4.99 | 90 minutes

This Award-Winning Surrealist Comedy comes from the Producer of the Academy-Award Nominated and Independent Spirit Award-Winning FROZEN RIVER! Like Laurel and Hardy, Jake and Elwood, or Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo before them, Lionel and Tin are on an ill-fated but well-scripted journey into the depths of the American psyche. Recently escaped&hellip…

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Tina Barney: Social Studies

$19.95 | 60 minutes

Tina Barney Social Studies focuses on Tina Barney who is one of America's most renowned art photographers working today, has recorded her world for 25 years – American East Coast Old Money Society. Directed by Jaci Judelson (Undressed), Tina Barney: Social Studies follows the renowned photography as inspiration at home wanes and…

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Audience Of One

$4.99 | 88 minutes

Ten years ago, a pastor from the Voice of Pentecost Church in San Francisco received a prophetic whisper - a directive from God to make movies for the Lord. Using donations from his congregation, he slowly transformed his church into a fully functioning movie studio, and the production company Christian WYSIWYG Filmworks was born. After&hellip…

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Road To The Big Leagues

$9.98 | 53 minutes

The Dominican baseball movie Road To The Big Leagues focuses primarly on the importance of baseball in the Dominican Republic. Baseball in the Dominican Republic is not just a game. For many Dominicans the long, competitive road to a professional baseball career is one of the few viable alternatives to a life of poverty. RUMBO A LAS GRANDES…

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The DeVilles

$9.95 | 56 minutes

A burlesque stripper and her punk rock husband living in their own fascinating universe of a time that has passed. Still in love after 25 years, 'The DeVilles' tells a modern tale of love and living in a stylized world with no compromise…

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El Play

$9.95 | 30 minutes

El Play is a thirty minute documentary that tells the story of Jairo, a young aspiring baseball player from San Pedro de Macorís, a small city in The Dominican Republic famous for birthing some of the world’s most talented baseball players. The film paints a detailed portrait of Jairo and his tireless commitment…

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Estilo Hip Hop

$9.95 | 57 minutes

Estilo Hip Hop chronicles the lives of Eli Efi, Guerrillero Okulto, and Magia; three hip hop activists from Brazil, Chile, and Cuba who firmly believe that hip hop can change the world. As we delve into their lives, we learn of three inspirational leaders responsible for mobilizing young people to become politically active. However, the…

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Street Children

$9.95 | 30 minutes

STREET CHILDREN, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in 2007, tells the harrowing story of homeless children living on the streets of Congo-Brazzaville. &hellip…

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Welcome to Nollywood

$4.99 | 58 minutes

Welcome to Nollywood tells the story of the burgeoning Nigerian movie industry, known as Nollywood. The film follows three directors and their latest productions, while also using interviews with scholars, actors, and journalists who celebrate (in insightful and often humorous ways) the Nigerian video-film industry as a whole, its unique…

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Evergreen

$4.99 | 86 minutes

Fourteen year old Henrietta, Henri for short, longs for everything she doesn't have. Looking down a road that turns bad instead of right, Henri and her mother Kate are forced to move in with her grandmother in a leaking shack on the edge of town. Henri is hell bent on finding a way out. At the same time, Henri meets a boy at school, Chat…

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Facing the Habit

$14.95 | 50 minutes

Can a root that grows in West Africa successfully treat heroin addicts and break the cycle of addiction? Dave is a former stockbroker whose life has spiraled out of control due to heroin addiction. A one-time millionaire, he is now reduced to petty theft as a means to supply his habit. Desperate to get help, Dave travels to Mexico for&hellip…

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Jack Taylor of Beverly Hills

$4.99 | 54 minutes

A good suit has many lives, and if a suit could talk it would tell the story of Jack Taylor. Take a nostalgic and intimate look at an American icon and a dying breed in JACK TAYLOR OF BEVERLY HILLS. For more than sixty years Jack Taylor has dressed the stars, including Cary Grant, Dean Martin, Sid Caesar, Frank Sinatra and even Elvis&hellip…

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