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Independent Lens | The Trials of Muhammad Ali
Independent Lens | The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Witness Muhammad Ali’s toughest bout, his battle to overturn his prison sentence for refusing U.S. military service.

Independent Lens | The New Black
Independent Lens | The New Black

Centering on the historic fight to win marriage equality in Maryland, go into the pews, the streets, and kitchen tables as it looks at how the African American community grapples with the divisive gay rights issue.

18 Voices Sing the Kol Nidre
18 Voices Sing the Kol Nidre

Watch Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 6pm | Explore the Kol Nidre, the most sacred prayer in Judaism that begins its holiest day of Yom Kippur.

March on Washington 50th Anniversary Event
March on Washington 50th Anniversary Event

Join in commemorating this historical event Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 5:30pm.

Take Joy! The Magical World of Tasha Tudor
Take Joy! The Magical World of Tasha Tudor

Watch Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 1:30pm | Learn about the unique life of the renowned children's book illustrator.

The Barber of Birmingham; Foot Soldier of the Civil Rights Movement
Understanding Your Right to Vote

Come to the Washington Ave. Albany Public Library on August 14, 2013 at 6pm to watch a short documentary about Mr. James Armstrong and the Civil Rights Movement.

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A Musical Journey Through Muscle Shoals

The word “magic” is mentioned a lot in Muscle Shoals, a mesmerizing documentary that tries to explain, or at least place in context, the extraordinary success of FAME (founded by producer Rick Hall...

Trials of Muhammad Ali Simulcast: Online Screening and Live Chat

The Trials of Muhammad Ali Exclusive Screening & Live Chat with Director Bill Siegel Monday April 14, 10pm ET/7 PT Independent Lens, Kartemquin Films, and Eight Arizona are trying something new...

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