• Independent Lens -- Like an Emancipation Proclamation for the Disabled
    Like an Emancipation Proclamation for the Disabled
    Fred Fay survived a devastating spinal cord injury when he was only 16, and ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Join the Club with Mary-Louise Parker
    Join the Club with Mary-Louise Parker
    Hey film fans, we're starting the Independent Lens documentary club this year ...
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  • Independent Lens -- A Family Reunion Unlike Any Other
    S13 E2: A Family Reunion Unlike Any Other
    JoEllen Marsh is 20 years old, and has never met her father. As she goes in ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Mary-Louise Parker to Host Independent Lens
    Mary-Louise Parker to Host Independent Lens
    The Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens is proud to announce that the ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Independent Lens Launches Its Tenth Season
    Independent Lens Launches Its Tenth Season
    In 10 years, Independent Lens has brought more than 275 films to PBS. The ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Beware Evildoers: Here Come the 99!
    S13 E1: Beware Evildoers: Here Come the 99!
    When a Kuwaiti psychologist launches a comic series based on the 99 virtues of ...
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  • Independent Lens -- The Bravest Choice Is To Be Yourself
    S12 E25: The Bravest Choice Is To Be Yourself
    Two Spirits is the tragic story of a mother's loss of her son with a revealing ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Geena Davis Talks About "Women and Girls Lead"
    Geena Davis Talks About "Women and Girls Lead"
    Oscar-winning actor Geena Davis helped launch ITVS's Women and Girls Lead ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Turning Trash into Cash in Cairo
    S11 E22: Turning Trash into Cash in Cairo
    Welcome to the world's largest garbage village located on the outskirts of ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Shelbyville is Not Mayberry Anymore
    S12 E24: Shelbyville is Not Mayberry Anymore
    On the eve of the 2008 election, the town of Shelbyville, Tennessee finds itself ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Got Bugs?
    Got Bugs?
    Beginning in the modern-day and working backward, this film explores the history ...
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  • Independent Lens -- From Pampered Princess to Polarizing Politician
    S12 E22: From Pampered Princess to Polarizing Politician
    As the first Muslim woman elected to lead an Islamic nation, former Pakistani ...
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  • Independent Lens -- A Mystery Unravels from a Reel of Film
    A Mystery Unravels from a Reel of Film
    This haunting film about a film examines a classic Nazi propaganda film used by ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Oscar-Nominated Waste Land Premiering on PBS
    Oscar-Nominated Waste Land Premiering on PBS
    Waste Land, one of this year's Oscar-nominated documentaries, is coming to ...
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  • Independent Lens -- The Wunderkind of the Lower East Side
    The Wunderkind of the Lower East Side
    In his short career, Jean-Michel Basquiat was a wunderkind and a phenomenon. ...
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  • Independent Lens -- The Greatest Art You've Never Seen
    The Greatest Art You've Never Seen
    Back in the USSR, one man created a secret collection of suppressed ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Pushing the Elephant - Preview
    S12 E16: Pushing the Elephant - Preview
    When civil war came to Rose's Congolese village, she was separated from her ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Wangari Maathai Sees the Forest for the Trees
    S10 E19: Wangari Maathai Sees the Forest for the Trees
    How does the simple act of planting trees lead to winning the Nobel Peace Prize? ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Celebrate the Power of Sisterhood
    Celebrate the Power of Sisterhood
    There has never been a better time to shine a light on stories of women creating ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Hamptons Squalor to Broadway Splendor
    S10 E9: Hamptons Squalor to Broadway Splendor
    How did two women living in unimaginable squalor and total isolation become ...
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  • Independent Lens -- Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story - Promo
    S12 E15: Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story - Promo
    In 2004, Cyntoia Brown was arrested for murder. There was no question that a ...
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