Web site: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
Episode description: Follows best-selling author and humorist Anne Lamott (Bird by Bird, Operating Instructions, Crooked Little Heart, Traveling Mercies, Blue Shoe) through a year of writing, teaching, and mothering. A recovering alcoholic and single mother who is both a born-again Christian and a liberal activist, Lamott shares her unique insights on such universal concerns as loss, alienation, bad hair days, loneliness, creativity, motherhood, unfirm thighs, faith, and the meaning of life. [cc]
Rating: [TV-PG] (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Series Information: Independent Lens
No Upcoming Airdates.
- KET: Sunday, January 11, 2004 at midnight EST
- KET: Sunday, September 7, 2003 at midnight EDT
- KET2: Wednesday, April 23, 2003 at 4:00 am EDT
- KET2: Wednesday, April 23, 2003 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 at 10:00 pm EDT
First aired: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)
Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
VIDEO: http://www.americanfilmfoundation.com/order/bird_by_bird_with_ annie.html
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