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Frontline

PBS's primary public-affairs documentary series, `Frontline' focuses on one (usually timely) topic each program. Overseen since its inception by executive producer David Fanning, it has been honored regularly over the years, winning 34 DuPont-Columbia awar (more…)

Premiered: January 1, 1983

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User Rating:3.68 out of 5 (68 ratings)

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Women who escaped the brutal reign of ISIS share their stories in this report, which explores the lives of women who were held as sex slaves; the people who saved them; and women who endured and also enforced the harsh rules imposed by ISIS.

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  • Premiered: January 1, 1983
  • Rating: None
  • User Rating:3.68 out of 5 (68 ratings)
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  • Premise: PBS's primary public-affairs documentary series, `Frontline' focuses on one (usually timely) topic each program. Overseen since its inception by executive producer David Fanning, it has been honored regularly over the years, winning 34 DuPont-Columbia awar… (more)

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