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Independent Lens Episode: "Bhutto"

Season 12, Episode 22
Episode Synopsis: A remarkable profile of two-time Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto (1953 to 2007), who returned from an eight-year exile intending to run again only to be assassinated, that doubles as a history of Pakistan's short, troubled history. The documentary features archival interviews with Bhutto and remarks from family and friends, including husband (and current Pakistani president) Asif Ali Zardari and their children, former U.S. diplomat Peter Galbraith, plus niece (and critic) Fatima Bhutto.
Original Air Date: May 10, 2011

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Premiered: August 09, 1999, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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