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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. The series is supported by interactive companion Web sites and national publicity and community engagement campaigns.

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Jonathan Scott sits atop a roof next to solar panels.
Episode
1:23:01
Independent Lens

Jonathan Scott's Power Trip

Follow home renovation expert Jonathan Scott on his mission to flip the switch on how Americans access power. He travels the country and interviews a host of experts, and quickly learns how little choice the public has in how they source energy.
A desktop interface with three windows of Pepe the Frog images. | From "Independent Lens: Feels Good Man"
Episode
1:24:55
Independent Lens

Feels Good Man

Follow artist Matt Furie, creator of the comic character Pepe the Frog, as he begins an uphill battle to take back his iconic cartoon image from those who use it for their own purposes.
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Episode
55:48
Independent Lens

Part 8 | Philly D.A. | Episode 8

Frustrated Krasner supporters warn he must accelerate plans to phase out cash bail.
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Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 7 | Philly D.A. | Episode 7

Krasner must decide whether to pursue a rarity—murder charges against a cop.
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Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 6 | Philly D.A. | Episode 6

A councilmember bridges constituents plagued by the opioid crisis with the unorthodox D.A.
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Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 5 | Philly D.A | Episode 5

A skeptical parole board and his own pride stand between a man and freedom.
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Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 4 | Philly D.A. | Episode 4

LaTonya Myers fights for probation reform, but any slip-up could send her back to prison.
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Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 3 | Philly D.A. | Episode 3

The murder of a police sergeant tests the D.A.’s resolve to never seek the death penalty.
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Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 2 | Philly D.A. | Episode 2

Krasner and his team battle to obtain the complete police misconduct files.
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58:59
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Part 1 | Philly D.A. | Episode 1

The new Philadelphia District Attorney uncovers a secret that shakes the police department
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