Independent Lens (1999 - )


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AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

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Series Info

Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films.

Most Recent Episode

Aired Tue, Feb 12, 2019

Hale County This Morning, This Evening
Independent Lens: Season 20, Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Next Episode

Mon, February 25, 2019

People's Republic of Desire
Independent Lens: Season 20, People's Republic of Desire

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Seasons

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2018, PBS, 13 episodes

99%
Critics Consensus: Season 19 spotlights the stirring debut of documentarian Lysa Heslov's Served Like a Girl, a disarming juxtaposition of women veteran's trauma and triumph.

2017, PBS, 21 episodes

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2016, PBS, 20 episodes

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2015, PBS, 21 episodes

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2014, PBS, 18 episodes

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2013, PBS, 21 episodes

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2012, PBS, 19 episodes

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2011, PBS, 27 episodes

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2010, PBS, 25 episodes

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2009, PBS, 27 episodes

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2008, PBS, 26 episodes

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2007, PBS, 27 episodes

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2006, PBS, 27 episodes

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2005, PBS, 29 episodes

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2004, PBS, 27 episodes

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2003, PBS, 28 episodes

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2003, PBS, 14 episodes

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2001, PBS, 10 episodes

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2000, PBS, 10 episodes

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1999, PBS, 10 episodes

Cast

Angela Bassett
as Host (Season 1)
Angela Bassett
as Host (Season 1)
Don Cheadle
as Host (Season 2)
Don Cheadle
as Host (Season 2)
Susan Sarandon
as Host (Season 3)
Susan Sarandon
as Host (Season 3)
Edie Falco
as Host (Season 4)
Edie Falco
as Host (Season 4)
Terrence Howard
as Host (Season 5-9)
Terrence Howard
as Host (Season 5-9)
Maggie Gyllenhaal
as Host (Season 10)
Maggie Gyllenhaal
as Host (Season 10)
America Ferrera
as Host (Season 11-)
America Ferrera
as Host (Season 11-)
Keith David
as Narrator
Tracy Thorne
as Narrator
Adelina Anthony
as Margarita
Tom Brokaw
as Narrator
Anthony Mackie
as Perry Williams
Reena Shah
as Narrator
Don Cheadle
as Narrator
Ron Lamothe
as Narrator
Tony Plana
as Narrator
Edwin Beschler
as Voice of Dr. Seuss
Red West
as William
Denzel Washington
as John Coltrane
Corin Redgrave
as Cecil Williams
Yolanda Snowball
as Graham Miller
Roger Robinson
as Bruce Nugent
Sarah Leary
as Cat in the Hat reader
Carol Kane
as Mrs. Shaw
Catherine Samie
as Anna Semionovna
Hui Rao
as Hui Rao
Jeremy Sanchez
as Young Piri Thomas
Stanley Nelson
as Narrator & Interviewer
Aunjanue Ellis
as Zora Neale Hurston
Eric Camacho
as Younger Piri Thomas
Duane Boutté
as Young Bruce
Jeremy Ray Valdez
as Lalo Flores
Mamadou Lam
as Mamadou
Frank Crimm
as Co-Worker
Daniel Sunjata
as Langston Hughes
Leon Singer
as Clemente
Taj Crown
as Harish
Victor Campos
as Rodrigo Cortinas
Peter N. Anyieth
as DVD Seller
Jeannette O'Connor
as Chloe's Mom
Carl Lumbly
as Nat Turner
Jim Babel
as Airline Interviewer
Ray Ford
as Wallace Thurman
Diane Uribe
as Rosario
Danl Thompson
as Mary's Mom
Tony Rosselli
as Jailbird
Janusz Hamerszmit
as Adam Czerniakow
Sarah S. Brooks
as Passenger With Hat
David Aronson
as Reverend
Lasheka Brown
as Crack Passenger
Sean Thomas
as Stephen