Hispanic Heritage Month 2013 on WORLD

Visa Dream

Watch Friday, October 4, 2013 at 7pm on WORLD | A touching story of one family's experience gaining entry into the United States, shedding light on the hardships many immigrant families endure.

American Masters | Cachao: Una Mas

Watch Friday, October 4, 2013 at 7pm on WORLD | A touching film about the life of Grammy-winning bassist Israel “Cachao” Lopez.

2501 Migrants: A Journey

Watch Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 11pm on WORLD | Explore questions of art and indigenous community in the context of global migration.

28th Annual Imagen Awards

Watch Monday, October 7, 2013 at 6pm & 9pm on WORLD | Aims to recognize and reward positive portrayals of Latinos in all forms of media.

Cruz Reynoso: Sowing the Seeds of Justice

Watch Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 7pm on WORLD | A portrait of a man touched by injustice as a child who dedicated his life to fighting discrimination and inequality as a lawyer, judge and teacher.

Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream

Watch Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6pm on WORLD | A feature documentary film about the modern immigrant rights movement.

Independent Lens Blog

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...

Bill Siegel’s 12 Documentaries That Had Biggest Impact on Him

  Documentary filmmaker Bill Siegel, whose previous film (co-directed with Sam Green) The Weather Underground was nominated for an Oscar, returns to the world of American political activism an...

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