Independent Lens

  • 1999
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films.

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Season 2, Episode 8 Music in Their Bones

First Aired: November 20, 2000

“Music in Their Bones” profiles musicians in the Sand Mountain area of Alabama. Among them: banjo master and “mountain philosopher” Jim Connor; Marvin, Donna and James Etherton (“Mama's Looking Through the Windows of Heaven”); Gary Waldrep (“Old Mountain Home”); Verbel Clements (“I Married the Wrong One”).

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  • Premiered: August 9, 1999
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films. (more)

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