Membership Card
Support PBS SoCal by becoming a member today.
Other Ways to Give Card
Discover all the ways you can make a difference.
Connect with Our Team Card
The Leadership, Advancement, Membership and Special Events teams are here to help.
Independent Lens

When Claude Got Shot

Season 23 Episode 14

In Milwaukee, a 15-year-old attempted to carjack law student Claude Motley and shot him in the face. Through multiple surgeries and catastrophic health care bills, the effects of gun violence upends Claude’s life. Yet he still finds himself torn between punishment for the young man and the injustice of mass incarceration for Black men and boys. Can he find mercy in his heart for his attacker?

Read more
Support Provided By
Full Episodes
Season
Scenes From The Glittering World
Episode
55:48
Independent Lens

Scenes From The Glittering World

Indigenous teens going to a remote school on Navajo Nation reservation plan their futures.
Season 23 Episode 15
Try Harder!
Episode
1:22:37
Independent Lens

Try Harder!

At San Francisco’s Lowell High School, stressed-out seniors chase college dreams.
Season 23 Episode 13
AWARE: Glimpses of Consciousness
Episode
1:25:49
Independent Lens

AWARE: Glimpses of Consciousness

Researchers take a mind-blowing journey to investigate the mysteries of consciousness.
Season 23 Episode 12
Owned: A Tale of Two Americas
Watch with PBS Passport
Episode
1:23:29
Independent Lens

Owned: A Tale of Two Americas

Exposé on how American housing policy has been manipulated in discriminatory ways.
Season 23 Episode 8
Native American Stories
Watch with PBS Passport
Episode
55:18
Independent Lens

Home From School: The Children Of Carlisle

Native Americans recover the remains of children who died at an Indian boarding school.
Season 23 Episode 5
Duty Free
Watch with PBS Passport
Episode
54:30
Independent Lens

Duty Free

After losing her lifelong job, a mom teams up with her son to fulfill her bucket list.
Season 23 Episode 4