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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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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 7:00 AM
"A Lion's Trail"
In the 1920s, Zulu singer Solomon Linda composed "Mbube," a hit melody in his native South Africa. Decades later, it skyrocketed to the top of the international pop charts as "The Lion Sleeps Tonight." This program follows the beloved song's rocky history, from South Africa to Brooklyn and back, asking why Linda died penniless - while American artists made millions from his music. D
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Companeras" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 7:00 AM "A Lion's Trail" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 12:00 PM "Companeras" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 1:00 PM "A Lion's Trail" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 7:00 PM "Companeras" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 10:00 PM "Companeras" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 11:00 PM "A Lion's Trail" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 16, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Companeras" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Companeras" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012 - 3:00 AM "A Lion's Trail" (WORLD)
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