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Cargo Film & Releasing are New York-based documentary film specialists. We are a global sales agent and distribution company handling quality, cutting edge independent films worldwide with care.

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ONCE UPON A TIME IN VENEZUELA

Official Selection Sundance Film Festival World Cinema Documentary Competition. Political corruption has real-world consequences, always.

TOMBOY

SXSW Official Selection. Shot over a three-year period, in an observational, yet cinematic style, TOMBOY follows four diverse woman drummers, fighting to be heard, in a field that has historically been dominated by men.

THEY CALL ME DR. MIAMI

The golden age of “sharing” and social media has taken us to places as a society we never imagined. One of those is the operating theater of plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Salzhauer a.k.a. Dr. Miami.

RECORDER: THE MARION STOKES PROJECT

For over 30 years, a civil rights-era radical & public personality Marion Stokes recorded television news twenty-four hours a day. Before “fake news” Marion was fighting to protect the spin.

MISS SHARON JONES!

Filmmaker Barbara Kopple follows global rhythm and blues star Sharon Jones as she tries to hold her band together while battling pancreatic cancer.

LEAVE THE BUS…

While trying to make a film about an international art fair in Hong Kong, a hapless American expat documents his own existential crisis in this deeply personal and wryly comedic postmodern art documentary.

93QUEEN

Set in the Hasidic enclave of Brooklyn, 93QUEEN follows a group of Hasidic women who are smashing the patriarchy in their community by creating the first all-female volunteer ambulance corps in New York City.

SATAN AND ADAM

Filmed over 23-years, Satan & Adam is about how two men developed an unlikely bond while confronting racism in an era of racial tension.