Independent Lens Wins News and Documentary Emmy® Award for The Homestretch


Best of Enemies Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, October 3, 2016 on PBS

Part of PBS Election 2016 Programming, Film Revisits the Game-Changing William F. Buckley/Gore Vidal Debates of the 1968 Presidential Campaign


TED Talks: Education Revolution Premieres Tuesday, September 13, 2016, on PBS

Featuring Sal Khan, Anna Deavere Smith, Baratunde Thurston, Sara Ramirez, and Others, the Special is Part of the American Graduate Initiative


Newtown Premieres on Independent Lens During 2016-2017 Season on PBS

Powerful Documentary Explores Aftermath and Resilience in Community Devastated by Trauma


T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold Premieres on Independent Lens Tuesday, August 2, 2016 on PBS

Broadcast of Documentary About Claressa Shields and Her Journey to Become First American Woman to Win Boxing Gold Medal Timed to Coincide with Her Return to the 2016 Summer Olympics


Independent Lens Executive Producer Lois Vossen Selected as Documentary Chairperson for the Magnolia Awards at the 22nd Shanghai TV Festival, June 6-10, 2016


TED Talks: War & Peace Premieres Monday, May 30, 2016 on PBS

Second in a Series of Three TED Talks Specials for 2016 Features Adam Driver, Sebastian Junger, Rufus Wainwright and More


Trapped Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, June 20, 2016 on PBS

Timely Documentary Examines Controversial New Abortion Laws at Center of Current Supreme Court Case


Dogtown Redemption Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, May 16, 2016 on PBS

Portrait of Street Recyclers, Whose Daily Fight to Survive Raises Questions about Race, Class, and the Rights of the Poor


TED Talks: Science and Wonder Premieres Wednesday, March 30 on PBS

First in a Series of Three TED Talks Specials for 2016