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 23, Episode 9 The Edge of Dreaming
First Aired: August 24, 2010
Filmmaker Amy Hardie explores a metaphysical-reality link in the evocative "The Edge of Dreaming," in which she charts her 48th year after experiencing several disturbing dreams about death, including one indicating she would die at 48. "Some people love to find meaning in their dreams," she says. "I don't think I do." Yet the meaning of hers seems clear: She develops a serious lung ailment. Also: the animated "Q&A," about a boy with Asperger's syndrome; "Seltzer Works," about seltzer-making.