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Season 9, Episode 5 A.K.A. Don Bonus

First Aired: June 25, 1996

Using the videotaped memoirs of a Cambodian-born San Francisco high-school senior, this installment tells the story of a family's efforts to prosper in America. Included: footage of filmmaker Sokly Ny's family; recollections of their departure from Cambodia in 1979.

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  • Premiered: July 5, 1988
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: 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)

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