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Independent Lens

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Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films.

Premiered: August 9, 1999

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 10, Episode 14 The Order of Myths; Bi-Racial Hair

First Aired: February 24, 2009

"The Order of Myths" explores race relations in Mobile, Ala., where the city's annual Mardi Gras celebration features parallel black and white festival kings and queens and separate masquerade balls, parades and parties. Then, "Bi-Racial Hair" features a teen poet's satirical take on being from a mixed-race background.