Independent Lens

  • 1999
  • 20 Seasons
  • 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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A Ballerina's Tale
00:30 — A Ballerina's Tale
Chuck Norris vs. Communism
00:30 — Chuck Norris vs. Communism
Desert of Forbidden Art
02:34 — Desert of Forbidden Art
The State of Arizona
00:29 — The State of Arizona
Meet the Patels
00:30 — Meet the Patels
Pushing the Elephant
00:28 — Pushing the Elephant
Men Who Swim
01:53 — Men Who Swim
Welcome to Shelbyville
02:34 — Welcome to Shelbyville
Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines
02:02 — Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines
National Bird
00:30 — National Bird
For Once in My Life
03:06 — For Once in My Life
For Once in My Life
01:36 — For Once in My Life
For Once in My Life
00:28 — For Once in My Life
Best and Most Beautiful Things
00:30 — Best and Most Beautiful Things
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
01:43 — The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't
01:04 — You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't
The Longoria Affair
02:56 — The Longoria Affair
They Call Us Monsters
00:30 — They Call Us Monsters
When the Drum Is Beating
01:19 — When the Drum Is Beating
Mimi and Dona
02:34 — Mimi and Dona
American Denial
02:54 — American Denial
Children of Haiti
02:10 — Children of Haiti
When I Rise
00:27 — When I Rise
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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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