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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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EPICENTRO

From critically acclaimed and Academy Award nominated filmmaker Hubert Sauper comes his most recent Sundance Grand Prize Winning EPICENTRO, an immersive portrait of Cuba.

FLINT

An illuminating look at a modern American tragedy. FLINT is a powerful investigation of breathtaking scope. Narrated by Alec Badlwin.

ONE THOUSAND STORIES: The Making of a Mural

Photographer and street artist JR tries to capture all of San Francisco in a single mural.

INSERT COIN

A SXSW 2020 Official Selection, this is fascinating dive into gaming history. Director Josh Tsui gives the film a lot of visual energy.

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.

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.