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  • 1988
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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 controversial (`Live Free or Die,' about an abortion doctor). Whatever the subject, the most important criterion...

Season 22, Episode 12 Bronx Princess

First Aired: September 22, 2009

"Bronx Princess" tells the story of the college-bound daughter of a Ghanaian immigrant to the Bronx. Fed up with her mother's stifling ways, in the summer between high school and college she travels to Ghana to visit her father, a tribal chief. Also: "Jennifer," in which filmmaker Stewart Copeland explores his relationship with his late mother; "So the Wind Won't Blow It All Away," about three high-school students who return to post-Katrina New Orleans to graduate with their friends.

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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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