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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 8, Episode 27 La Lupe: Queen of Latin Soul

First Aired: June 5, 2007

Season 8 ends with a look back at Afro-Cuban jazz singer La Lupe (1936-92), who is profiled in Ela Troyano's film “La Lupe: Queen of Latin Soul,” which includes segments shot in Miami; New York; La Habana, Cuba; and Puerto Rico, as well as interviews with those who knew her.