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Independent Lens

This acclaimed Emmy Award-winning anthology series features documentaries and a limited number of fiction films united by the creative freedom, artistic achievement and unflinching visions of their independent producers. INDEPENDENT LENS features unforgettable stories about a unique individual, community or moment in history.

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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 7:00 AM    "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" This film follows the Nobel Peace Prize laureate in her quest to reclaim her land and her culture through the disarmingly simple act of planting trees. This direct action fostered community solidarity, environmental literacy and political resolve that helped bring down Kenya's dictatorship. G
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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 6:00 PM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 18, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Have You Heard from Johannesburg? - Road to Resistance" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 18, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Have You Heard from Johannesburg? - The New Generation" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 18, 2012 - 12:00 PM "Have You Heard from Johannesburg? - Road to Resistance" (WORLD)
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