Independent Lens Opens 14th Season with Debra Granik’s Stray Dog Monday, November 9, 2015 on PBS

Other Highlights include India's Daughter, Mimi and Dona, Black Panthers: Vangaurd of the Revolution, Meet the Patels, and In Football We Trust


Stray Dog Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, November 9, 2015 on PBS

Portrait of Vietnam Veteran Ron “Stray Dog” Hall, who filmmaker Debra Granik met when she cast him in her Academy Award-nominated feature, Winter’s Bone


Independent Lens and The Washington Post Launch First Joint Online Distribution Venture, After the Storm

Interactive Web Project Provides a Personal and Poignant Reflection on the 2011 Tornado That Devastated Tuscaloosa, Alabama


War For Guam

National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) presents, War for Guam for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month


Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band Premieres on Public Television in April 2015

Iconic Pianist Fought to Create in a World that Could Not See Past Her Race or Gender


ITVS Announces Digital Open Call, a New Funding Initiative for independently-Produced Web Series for Public Media


Kumu Hina Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, May 4, 2015 on PBS

Film About a Transgender Teacher in Hawaii Brings an Ancient Cultural Perspective to National Debate on Transgender Rights


Limited Partnership Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, June 15, 2015 on PBS

Film Celebrates the 40-Year Love Story of One of the First Gay Couples to Marry and Their Decades-Long Fight for Legal Status


The Great Invisible Premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens and on Pivot Monday, April 20 at 10:00 PM ET

SXSW Grand Jury Award Winner for Documentary Feature Explores Lingering Impact of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill on Gulf Region and its Residents


Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, May 11, 2015 on PBS

An Exhilarating Portrait of Elizabeth Streb, the “Evel Knievel of Dance,” and her Extreme Action Company as They Defy Gravity, Embrace Danger, and Shatter Preconceptions about Age, Beauty, and Art