• Click to join the WMHT e-news mailing list
  • Click to make a sustaining contribution to WMHT
  • Click to contribute to WMHT
  • In Partnership With:
  • PBS
  • NPR

Watch previews, scenes and cast interviews from some of your favorite Independent Lens programs. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please try our video player.

Independent Lens Programs

Independent Lens | God Loves Uganda

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, May 19, 2014 at midnight | Explore a place where religion and African culture intersect.

Read More

Independent Lens | Let the Fire Burn

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, May 12, 2014 at midnight | Review the feud between Philadelphia police and radical group MOVE that ended tragically in 1985.

Read More

Independent Lens | A Fragile Trust

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, May 5, 2014 at midnight | Hear the shocking story of a promising young reporter caught plagiarizing and supplementing his own reporting with fabricated details.

Read More

Independent Lens | Muscle Shoals

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, April 28, 2014 at midnight | Celebrate the Alabama studio that united black and white to create music for the generations.

Read More

Independent Lens | The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, April 14, 2014 at midnight | Witness Muhammad Ali’s toughest bout, his battle to overturn his prison sentence for refusing U.S. military service.

Read More

Independent Lens | Brothers Hypnotic

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, April 7, 2014 at midnight | See how the eight band members test their father’s ideals against their own brotherly vision.

Read More

Independent Lens | All Of Me: A Story of Love, Loss and Last Resorts

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, March 24, 2014 at midnight | Witness the issues and consequences of weight-loss surgery for the morbidly obese “Girls.”

Read More

Independent Lens | Medora

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Follow a down-but-not-out basketball team whose struggles parallel its town’s fight for survival.

Read More

Independent Lens | Las Marthas

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, February 17, 2014 at midnight | Follow the Mexican-American girls who help preserve the Martha Washington debutante ball in Laredo.

Read More

Independent Lens | Spies of Mississippi

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Monday, February 10, 2014 at midnight | Learn about a spy agency formed by the state of Mississippi in the 50s-60s to preserve segregation.

Read More
Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

New York NOW: Education & History

Prop 3: The Smart Schools Bond Act of 2014 Prop 3: The Smart Schools Bond Act of 2014
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=URDfygqD5tcOne of the ballot measures you will be voting on when you head to the polls on November 4th is a subject this week on the pr...

American Masters

Juilliard: Marian Seldes on Teaching at Juilliard: An In Memoriam Tribute Juilliard: Marian Seldes on Teaching at Juilliard: An In Memoriam Tribute
Marian Seldes, a vital figure in New York theater, died October 6, 2014, in her Manhattan home. She was 86. Seldes was an enduring presence on the Broadway stage, nota...
The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.