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 10, Episode 8 Girls Like Us
First Aired: July 22, 1997
“Girls like Us” tracks four South Philadelphia teens over the course of four years, letting them describe what it's like to be a female teenager in America's inner cities. Filmmakers Jane C. Wagner and Tina DiFeliciantonio won the Grand Jury Prize for best documentary at the 1997 Sundance Film Festival.