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Little Hope Was Arson

Little Hope Was Arson

Independent Lens

In the “buckle of the Bible Belt,” 10 churches burn to the ground in just over a month, igniting the largest criminal investigation in East Texas history.

Little White Lie

Little White Lie

Independent Lens

Filmmaker Lacey Schwartz's journey of self-discovery.

60 min.

Solar Mamas

Solar Mamas

Independent Lens

Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable. 

American Denial

American Denial

Independent Lens

Explore the power of unconscious biases, using Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism.

Through A Lens Darkly: Preview

Through A Lens Darkly: Preview

Independent Lens

Learn about black photographers who recorded the lives of generations, from slavery to the present.

A Path Appears Preview

A Path Appears Preview

Independent Lens

Join Nicholas Kristof, Jennifer Garner, Ashley Judd, Blake Lively, Eva Longoria and Alfre Woodard to uncover gender oppression and human rights violations in the U.S. and around the world.

Schedule

Friday
3/27/15 2:00 AM
WGBX 44
Friday
3/27/15 5:00 AM
WGBH 2
Saturday
3/28/15 5:00 AM
WGBH World
Saturday
3/28/15 12:00 PM
WGBH World
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