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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Wed Jan 17 4:00am
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Sun Jan 21 3:00am
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Envisioning the book James Baldwin never finished, a revolutionary and personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr.

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Mon Jan 22 9:00pm
The ForceNew(Season 19, Episode 7) PBS

A cinema vérité look at the Oakland Police Department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, Mo., and an explosive sex scandal.

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Tue Jan 23 2:00am
The Force(Season 19, Episode 7) PBS

A cinema vérité look at the Oakland Police Department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, Mo., and an explosive sex scandal.

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Wed Jan 24 4:00am
The Force(Season 19, Episode 7) PBS

A cinema vérité look at the Oakland Police Department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, Mo., and an explosive sex scandal.

I’ll Watch1 Watching
Sun Jan 28 3:00am
The Force(Season 19, Episode 7) PBS

A cinema vérité look at the Oakland Police Department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, Mo., and an explosive sex scandal.

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Mon Jan 29 10:00pm
I Am Another YouNew(Season 19, Episode 8) PBS

Filmmaker Nanfu Wang documents the daily existence of Dylan, a charismatic young homeless drifter who left a comfortable home and loving family, and comes to question the limits and meaning of freedom.

Tue Jan 30 2:00am
I Am Another You(Season 19, Episode 8) PBS

Filmmaker Nanfu Wang documents the daily existence of Dylan, a charismatic young homeless drifter who left a comfortable home and loving family, and comes to question the limits and meaning of freedom.

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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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