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Global Voices

A new international independent documentary series from the Independent Television Service (ITVS), GLOBAL VOICES samples the best of international documentary. In its premiere season, the series features five all-new global docs and 21 notable international documentaries that have previously aired on PBS in other forums.

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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 7:00 AM    "Sumo East and West" Steeped in the sanctity of Japanese tradition stretching back thousands of years, sumo has recently seen an increasing number of foreigners making their mark on the sumo scene. Taking viewers from Hawaii to Japan to Los Angeles, the film profiles some of the most prominent American wrestlers. This fascinating glimpse of the past, present and future of sumo illustrates the intersection of cultures as the hallowed sport grapples with the forces of internationalization. D
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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Street Ballad: A Jakarta Story" (WORLD)
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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Sumo East and West" (WORLD)
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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Sumo East and West" (WORLD)
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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 6:00 PM "Sumo East and West" (WORLD)
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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Sumo East and West" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Street Ballad: A Jakarta Story" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Sumo East and West" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Oct 28, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Dinner with the President: A Nation's Journey " (WORLD)
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Sunday, Oct 28, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Thunder In Guyana/50/Fifty/Fernando's First Snow" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Oct 28, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Dinner with the President: A Nation's Journey " (WORLD)
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