Contribute Now
Local USA | Sense of Place | 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 | Sense of Place

Posted by WMHT Web Editor on

Preview

Watch Monday, August 4, 2014 at 6pm & 9pm on WORLD.

Finding a sense of place and purpose in four stories: a young Memphis girl seeks solace and safety in her favorite hiding place ("April"); a family of native descent returns to Lincoln, Nebraska, the land of their forefathers to learn about the past and connect with the present ("White Buffalo Girl"); a whimsical artist who has worked for 35 years creating a visual feast of his most cherished sites throughout San Francisco ("This is Us! Scott Weaver"); a silent film star in Seattle tours the world he knows ("Skip"); and a lifelong Chicagoan explores his city and sees it in a whole new way thanks to a theatre group from the other side of the world ("En Route").

Independent Lens Blog

2016-17 Independent Lens Audience Award Poll! The Winner Is…

Its time to vote for your own personal favorite from the just-concluded 2016-2017 season of Independent Lens. The...

12 Father’s Day Docs:  Stepping Out of Dad’s Shadow

Relationships with our dads can be complicated, as reflected in a collection of diverse, very worthy documentary films weve selected for Fathers Day viewing...

NPR People & Places