Contribute Now
Local, USA | Finding One’s Voice | Topics | WMHT
  • Click to contribute to WMHT
  • Click to make/update a sustaining contribution to WMHT
  • Click to join the WMHT e-news mailing list

Local, USA | Finding One’s Voice

Posted by WMHT Web Editor on

Preview

Watch Monday, August 11, 2014 at 6pm on WORLD 

Searching for an artistic voice and a way of expressing oneself. An autistic artist in New Jersey finds the best tools to communicate his wonderful works of art -- despite barely uttering a word -- ("Breaking Boundaries: The Art of Alex Masket") and a young Chicago prodigy connects with her inner performer and discovers her electrifying voice ("The Chicagoans: MaeYa Carter Ryan").

Independent Lens Blog

Comedians Talk About Pushing Boundaries and Crossing Lines

Defining what is taboo in comedy is the central question of The Last Laugh, which premieres on Independent Lens...

2017 Earth Day Watch List: 17 New Films About Sustainability and Climate Change

We count on indie filmmakers to sniff out the conspicuous absences in mainstream media. Journalist and investigative reporter Amy Goodman once said, The role of...

NPR People & Places