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

Rat Film

Monday, Jan 21 at 3:00 pm on World

Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World

Monday, Jan 21 at 9:00 pm on Main

Acorn and the Firestorm

Sunday, Jan 27 at 9:00 pm on World

The King

Monday, Jan 28 at 8:00 pm on Main

Birth of a Movement

Friday, Feb 1 at 6:00 pm on World

A Ballerina's Tale

Tuesday, Feb 5 at 8:00 pm on World

Black Memorabilia

Wednesday, Feb 6 at 12:00 am on Main

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Tuesday, Feb 12 at 1:30 am on Main

People's Republic of Desire

Tuesday, Feb 26 at 1:30 am on Main


Tuesday, Feb 26 at 5:30 pm on World

True Conviction

Wednesday, Feb 27 at 12:30 am on World

Welcome to Leith

Monday, Mar 4 at 9:00 pm on Main

My Nazi Legacy: What Our Fathers Did

Monday, Mar 11 at 9:00 pm on Main

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