Independent Lens

Independent Lens is television’s largest showcase of independent documentary film, airing Monday nights on most PBS member stations. Check your local listings, and don’t miss an episode.

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The Providers

01:20:53

Three rural healthcare providers make a difference in the lives of their patients.



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Tell Them We Are Rising

01:22:46

The rich but undertold history of America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Jose and Mr. Ramos: The Dreamer

08:19

An optimistic Salinas 14-year-old dreams of college amidst deportation worries.

Jose and Mr. Ramos

09:57

Both sons of migrant farm workers, Salinas, CA teacher Oscar Ramos mentors Jose Ansaldo.

Sophie and Ben

12:14

Sophie Sartain's film about her son, who was diagnosed with Asperger's, a form of autism.

Never Conquered

10:07

Get to know Eastern Shoshone tribal elder Philbert McLeod, star of What Was Ours.

We Are All Newtown - Part 1

09:12

Part 1 of the web series "We Are All Newtown": faith leaders grapple with gun violence.