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Independent Lens


Independent Lens

This Emmy Award-winning series is like an independent film festival in your living room. Each episode introduces new documentaries and dramas made by independent thinkers: filmmakers who are taking creative risks, calling their own shots, and finding untold stories in unexpected places.

Upcoming Episodes

We Believe In Dinosaurs

Saturday, Feb 22 at 2:00 am on Main

Always In Season

Monday, Feb 24 at 9:00 pm on Main


Sunday, Mar 1 at 9:00 pm on World

The Bad Kids

Wednesday, Mar 4 at 7:30 pm on World

National Bird

Wednesday, Mar 11 at 7:30 pm on World

Ovarian Psycos

Sunday, Mar 15 at 10:00 pm on World

I Am Another You

Wednesday, Mar 18 at 12:00 am on Main

One Child Nation

Monday, Mar 30 at 9:00 pm on Main


Monday, Apr 13 at 9:00 pm on Main

The Hottest August

Monday, Apr 20 at 9:00 pm on Main

Jim Allison: Breakthrough

Monday, Apr 27 at 9:00 pm on Main

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