Schedule banner

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.

Visit the Independent Lens website

Episode Description
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 5:00 PM    "Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock" Raised as an orphan and with an eighth-grade education, Daisy Bates forges a place for herself in Arkansas during the 1940s and '50s as a newspaperwoman fighting for black civil rights and as president of the state NAACP. She publicly supports and becomes guide and mentor for the nine black students who register to attend the all-white Central High School in Little Rock, which culminates in a constitutional crisis - pitting a president against a governor. G
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned

More Independent Lens on WORLD (MT)
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 12:00 AM "The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 8:00 AM "The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 2:00 PM "The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 5:00 PM "Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 6:00 PM "Las Marthas" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 11:00 PM "Las Marthas" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 - 6:00 AM "Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 - 7:00 AM "Las Marthas" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 - 12:00 PM "Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 - 1:00 PM "Las Marthas" (WORLD)
Show is TVPG Show Is Closed Captioned
Idaho PTV Homepage Idaho PTV Homepage