Series: Independent Lens
This acclaimed Emmy Award-winning anthology series features documentaries and a limited number of fiction films united by the creative freedom, artistic achievement and unflinching visions of their independent producers. INDEPENDENT LENS features unforgettable stories about a unique individual, community or moment in history. The series is supported by interactive companion Web sites and national publicity and community engagement campaigns. Actor Stanley Tucci hosts.
Remarkable women rebuild their lives with humor and heart in the Ms. Veteran America Competition.
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 11:30pm
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 7:30am
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 1:30pm
A 30 year-old single man from a Hindu family enters the semi-arranged marriage system in America.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:00pm
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 6:00am
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 10:00am
The history of Baltimore is traced using rats and humans to chronicle the systemized oppression.
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 2:00am
A fisherman in the bayou goes up against 20-pound "swamp rats" that are eating up coastal wetlands.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 8:00am
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 2:00pm
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 3:00am
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 3:00am
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 9:00am
At age 17, Claressa "T-Rex" Shields won the first Olympic gold medal for women's boxing in 2012.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 2:00am
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 12:00am
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 1:00am
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 11:30pm
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 7:30am
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 1:30pm
The life of the frank and funny creator of the groundbreaking Tales of the City novels is explored.
Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett, a trans teenager with dreams of musical stardom. During the first two years of his gender transition, as Bennett works to repair a strained relationship with his family, he is taken under the wing of his friend and musical hero, celebrated trans folk singer Joe Stevens.
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:00pm
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 6:00am
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 9:00pm
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 1:00am
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 9:00am
The pivotal role historically black colleges and universities have played in America is explored.