Web site: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
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.
Las Marthas #1512
Latino debutantes dress like patriotic colonial figures at the debutante ball in Laredo, Texas.
- KET2 Monday, September 22 at 4:00 am EDT
This program captures the growing movement to change the ways to address bullying in schools.
- KET2 Monday, October 13 at 10:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Wednesday, October 15 at 4:00 am EDT
- KET Sunday, October 19 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Sunday, October 19 at 3:00 am EDT
Twin Sisters #1602
Twin sisters, separated as infants in China and adopted by families in California and Norway, reunite.
- KET2 Monday, October 20 at 10:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Wednesday, October 22 at 4:00 am EDT
- KET Sunday, October 26 at 1:30 am EDT
- KET2 Sunday, October 26 at 3:00 am EST
The film examines Japanese society and its pursuit of efficiency at all costs in relation to a commuter train crash in 2005.
- KET2 Monday, October 27 at 10:00 pm EST
- KET2 Wednesday, October 29 at 4:00 am EST
Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
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Some films from the series are available from other sources; see notes for specific episodes.
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