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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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Monday, Sep 17, 2012 - 7:00 AM    "The Longoria Affair" The only funeral parlor in Three Rivers, Texas, refuses to allow its chapel to be used for a service for Pvt. Felix Longoria, who died fighting the Japanese during World War II, because "the whites wouldn't like it." The action divides the town, becomes national news and brings together two stubborn and savvy leaders, Sen. Lyndon Johnson and activist Dr. Hector Garcia. G
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