POV 1988 | TV Show

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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

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Season 11, Episode 9 Sacrifice

First Aired: July 28, 1998

Filmmaker Ellen Bruno's tragic portrait of the sex industry in Thailand, focusing primarily on the young Burmese village girls who are sold into prostitution. Included: the girls discuss the threat of AIDS; the effects of money and greed on the industry.

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Season 11, Episode 8

July 21, 1998

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Season 12, Episode 1

June 1, 1999

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