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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 contr (more…)

Premiered: July 5, 1988

Rating: None

TV Guide Rating:(14 ratings)

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WNET Reinstates POV, Independent Lens After Viewers Rally

Local New York station WNET has changed its mind and put PBS' new episodes of documentary showcases Independent Lens and POV back on its schedule after previously deciding to remove them from their Mondays at 10 p.m. time slot, PBS announced Monday.… Read more

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The Oath: Salim's Case Progresses
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SALT: Connecting with Landscapes
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The Oath: Salim's Work for Al Qaeda
03:10 — U.S. military lawyer Brian Mizer talks about the case of Salim Hamdan, the former driver of Osama bin Laden.
SALT: What I Want to Accomplish
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Albert Maysles profiles interior designer and fashion icon Iris Apfel, who became—in her words—"a geriatric starlet" thanks to a 2005 exhibition of her work at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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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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