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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.

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  • INDEPENDENT LENS: Wildland

    Meet a wildland firefighting crew whose members struggle with fear, loyalty, love and defeat.

    Airdate: 10/29/2018

    Time: 10:00 - 11:00 PM

    INLE: 2001

    OB: 10/29/2018

  • INDEPENDENT LENS: Dawnland

    Reveals the untold story and devastating impacts of Indigenous child removal in the U.S.

    Airdate: 11/5/2018

    Time: 10:00 - 11:00 PM

    INLE: 2002

    OB: 11/5/2018

  • INDEPENDENT LENS: The Cleaners

    Explore the shadow industry of "content moderators" and learn who controls what we see online.

    Airdate: 11/12/2018

    Time: 10:00 - 11:30 PM

    INLE: 2003

    OB: 11/12/2018

  • INDEPENDENT LENS: The Judge

    Meet the first woman judge to be appointed to the Middle East’s Shari’a (Islamic law) courts.

    Airdate: 11/19/2018

    Time: 10:30 - 12:00 AM

    INLE: 2004

    OB: 11/19/2018

  • INDEPENDENT LENS: An Honest Liar

    Meet James “The Amazing” Randi, the famed magician who dedicated his life to exposing frauds.

    Airdate: 11/26/2018

    Time: 10:00 - 11:30 PM

    INLE: 1712

    OB: 3/28/16

  • INDEPENDENT LENS: Man on Fire

    Meet the white preacher who set himself on fire to bring awareness to the racism in his Texas town.

    Airdate: 12/17/2018

    Time: 10:00 - 11:00 PM

    INLE: 2005

    OB: 12/17/2018

  • INDEPENDENT LENS: Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World

    Take an electrifying look at the Native American influence in popular music, despite attempts to ban, censor and erase Indian culture.

    Airdate: 1/28/2019

    Time: 10:00 - 11:30 PM

    INLE: 2008

    OB: 1/28/2019

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