Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
A van load of Kentucky Fried Chicken might not be an unusual sight in most cities, but here in Gaza this is something of a special delivery. These meals cost about 30 U.S. dollars each and they've travelled 35 miles, over ground and underground. (SOUNDBITE) (Arabic) OWNER OF ALYAMAMA DELIVERY COMPANY, KHALIL AL FRANGI, SAYING: "We place an order with the restaurant in El Areesh in Egypt one day in advance. They prepare the order and we agree on a price. We then send a taxi from Rafah, the driver picks up the order and pays for it then takes the delivery to one of the tunnels at the border. We have a car waiting on this side of the tunnel to pick up the goods and distribute them." But things can get complicated. The Colonel's chicken can be held up for hours at the Hamas-controlled tunnels as paperwork is examined by tunnel committees. Hamas, the Islamist group that rules Gaza and promotes self-sustainability despite six years of Israeli border restrictions, is not too happy about the food coming in. But as with other goods, such as vehicles and weapons, they are regulating the deliveries and collecting tax. A 30 dollar take-away is beyond the budget of many in the Gaza Strip but the smugglers' booty is a real treat for this young girl.