Independent Lens 1999 | TV Show Watchlist

Independent Lens

Photos  |  Cast & Crew  |  Episode Guide  |  Video Clips

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

User Rating:3.87 out of 5 (23 ratings)

Your Rating:

Season 10, Episode 2 Dinner With the President: A Nation's Journey

First Aired: October 28, 2008

An interview with former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf highlights this look at challenges facing the country, where clashes between religious fundamentalism and secularism threaten the nation's future. The documentary also travels the country to gauge sentiments of Pakistanis of all stripes, including North-West Frontier Province tribal chiefs and resort beachgoers.