Independent Lens.

Independent Lens

As the title suggests, a series of documentaries resembles an independent film festival in its diversity of subject matter, from hula dancing to crossword mania as captured by a roster of edgy and creative filmmakers.

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Thu, 10/6 at 8:00 pm America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Fri, 10/7 at 12:00 am America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Fri, 10/7 at 8:00 am America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Fri, 10/7 at 3:00 pm America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Fri, 10/7 at 7:30 pm America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Missing in Brooks County

An activist detective investigates missing migrants in rural South Texas.

Sat, 10/8 at 12:30 am America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Missing in Brooks County

An activist detective investigates missing migrants in rural South Texas.

Sat, 10/8 at 8:30 am America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Missing in Brooks County

An activist detective investigates missing migrants in rural South Texas.

Sat, 10/8 at 2:30 pm America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Missing in Brooks County

An activist detective investigates missing migrants in rural South Texas.

Sat, 10/8 at 10:00 pm America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Sun, 10/9 at 2:00 am America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Sun, 10/9 at 9:00 am America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.

Sun, 10/9 at 5:00 pm America/Chicago on Austin PBS WORLD

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

The July 1995 heat wave in Chicago claimed 739 lives in a single week, and became the most traumatic heat wave in U.S. history.