Choosing Children

Choosing Children

Emotionally powerful documentary that challenges society’s definitions of family by exploring the ways lesbians are becoming parents and how they are raising their children.

Deadly Deception

Deadly Deception

This 1991 Academy Award-winning documentary uncovers the disastrous health and environmental side effects caused by the production of nuclear materials by the General Electric Corporation.

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Homes and Hands

Homes & Hands

An inspiring documentary about three communities where low-income residents have found an empowering way to realize the American dream… owning a home.

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One Wedding and a Revolution

One Wedding and a Revolution

Reveals the inspiration, motivation and political challenges at San Francisco City Hall during the frantic days leading up to the first government-sanctioned same-sex marriage.

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That's a Family!

That’s a Family!

Breaks new ground in helping children in grades K-8 understand the different shapes families take today. Part of The Respect for All Project.

It's Elementary

It’s Elementary

The groundbreaking film that addresses anti-gay prejudice by providing adults with practical lessons on how to talk with children about gay people. Part of The Respect For All Project.

Let's Get Real

Let’s Get Real

Examines issues that lead to taunting and bullying, including racial differences, perceived sexual orientation, learning disabilities, religious differences, sexual harassment and others. Part of the Respect for All Project.

It's Still Elementary

It’s STILL Elementary

This moving story and political drama revisits the students and teachers from the original groundbreaking film, It’s Elementary, and discovers the profound impact of using film as a tool for social change.

Civic Celebration for Del Martin

Celebrating the Life of Del Martin


Shares the moving memorial service for this lifelong civil rights pioneer.

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Teenagers open up about how they are limited by gender role expectations and their process of finding ways to really be themselves. Part of The Respect for All Project.

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Respect For All

Through our Respect For All Project, GroundSpark facilitates the development of inclusive, bias-free schools and communities by providing media resources, support and training to youth, educators and service providers.

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What We’re Working On Now

Choosing Children selected to screen at the Western Psychological Association Conference April 24 – 27, 2014.

Reviews in Bay Windows, Philly Gay News, Windy City Times say Choosing Children is a must for all LGBT libraries and same sex couple baby showers!

Arkansas teacher uses Let’s Get Real,
gets reprimanded for addressing bullying,
then resigns.

Neag School Hosts Respect for All Workshops to Improve School Inclusivity

Choosing Children re-released on DVD!
With special “Back Story” interview with directors Debra Chasnoff and Kim Klausner.

GroundSpark’s approach to gender non-conformity highlighted in San Francisco Chronicle follow up to hate crime.

A New Partnership with Welcoming Schools
Our Respect for All Project has a new screening kit for parent groups and PTAs to address bullying issues.

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Bay Area spring Straightlaced training—free to local educators!

Groundspark Launches First Ever Respect for All Institute; Educators Applaud Hands-On Workshop