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 8, Episode 4 Out of Sight
First Aired: June 20, 1995
“Out of Sight” uses interviews and reenactments to relate the experiences of Diane Starin, who lost her vision at 18 months due to cancer of the optic nerve. The program follows her everyday activities and examines the problems she's faced, including her rocky relationship with an older man who has a drinking problem.