Searching for Their Fathers

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Little White Lie

Little White Lie

Independent Lens

See what happens when a filmmaker unlocks a powerful family secret about her real father’s identity.

American Denial

American Denial

Independent Lens

Explore the power of unconscious biases, using Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism.

Through A Lens Darkly

Through A Lens Darkly

Independent Lens

This is the story of the pioneering African-American photographers who have recorded the lives and aspirations of generations, from slavery to the present.

A Path Appears Preview

A Path Appears Preview

Independent Lens

Join Nicholas Kristof, Jennifer Garner, Ashley Judd, Blake Lively, Eva Longoria and Alfre Woodard to uncover gender oppression and human rights violations in the U.S. and around the world.

The Kill Team: Preview

The Kill Team: Preview

Independent Lens

American soldier Adam Winfield attempted to thwart war crimes even more heinous than Abu Ghraib, but was then himself charged with premeditated murder.

Evolution of a Criminal: Preview

Evolution of a Criminal: Preview

Independent Lens

Seventeen years after serving his sentence for a bank robbery, follow Darius Clark Monroe as he faces the people affected by his actions.

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Schedule

Saturday
3/7/15 12:00 PM
WGBH World
Sunday
3/8/15 3:00 AM
WGBX 44
Sunday
3/8/15 5:00 AM
WGBH 2
Tuesday
3/10/15 5:00 AM
WGBH 2
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In this companion video to the Independent Lens documentary, Left by the Ship, Robert, a Filipino Amerasian blogger meets with other Amerasians living in Olongapo City, whose fathers were U.S. servicemen once stationed here. Their stories are sadly consistent, telling of rejection and discrimination, along with a hope that they will be reunited with their fathers.

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