POV1988 | TV Show
This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr (more…)
Premiered: July 5, 1988
Season 7, Episode 10 The Times of the Sign: Folk History of the Iran Contra Scandal
First Aired: August 9, 1994
Detailing the case of an Indiana peace activist who stole a sign from a street named in honor of Iran-Contra figure John Poindexter and then held it for "ransom." Included: comments from townspeople; news footage.