Independent Lens

Independent Lens Series
Premiere: 1999
Network: PBS
IMDB Rating: 7.8/10
Sessons: 20
Full Episodes: 435
Watch Stream Online:
Full Show Summary

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 Websites and national publicity and community engagement campaigns. Acclaimed actor and filmmaker Stanley Tucci hosts the series.
Independent Lens S20E15 From acclaimed director David Sutherland (Kind-Hearted Woman, Country Boys, The Farmer's Wife) comes this unique look at the immigration issue. The film follows the efforts of Elizabeth Perez, a decorated United States Marine veteran, to reunite her family after the deportation of her husband, an undocumented worker from Mexico.
Next Episode Airs On 22 April 2019 (4 days): Season 20, Episode 16: Charm City
  • Episode Guide
  • Cast
Date Aired Independent Lens Episodes
Season 1
09 August 1999 Season 1, Episode 1: Wannabe: Life and Death in a Small-Town Gang
16 August 1999 Season 1, Episode 2: Nothing But the Truth
23 August 1999 Season 1, Episode 3: Visas and Virtue / I Am Viet Hung
30 August 1999 Season 1, Episode 4: The Man Who Drove with Mandela
06 September 1999 Season 1, Episode 5: The Jew in the Lotus
13 September 1999 Season 1, Episode 6: Holy Tortilla / Lock and Key
20 September 1999 Season 1, Episode 7: And Baby Makes Two
27 September 1999 Season 1, Episode 8: Sing Faster: The Stagehands' Ring Cycle
04 October 1999 Season 1, Episode 9: Secret People
11 October 1999 Season 1, Episode 10: I Can't Believe I Married A Lesbian
Season 2
02 October 2000 Season 2, Episode 1: Now & Then: From Frosh to Seniors
09 October 2000 Season 2, Episode 2: No Hair Day
16 October 2000 Season 2, Episode 3: Short Stories
23 October 2000 Season 2, Episode 4: Born in the USA
30 October 2000 Season 2, Episode 5: Girl Gone Bad
06 November 2000 Season 2, Episode 6: Passing Through / Graham's Diner
13 November 2000 Season 2, Episode 7: The Return of Navajo Boy
20 November 2000 Season 2, Episode 8: Music in Their Bones
27 November 2000 Season 2, Episode 9: In Harm's Way / Carved From the Heart
04 December 2000 Season 2, Episode 10: A Wok in Progress
Season 3
07 September 2001 Season 3, Episode 1: Confederacy Theory
14 September 2001 Season 3, Episode 2: Secrets of Silicon Valley
21 September 2001 Season 3, Episode 3: Abandoned: The Betrayal of America's Immigrants
28 September 2001 Season 3, Episode 4: Good Kurds, Bad Kurds
05 October 2001 Season 3, Episode 5: Who Owns the Past?
12 October 2001 Season 3, Episode 6: The Split Horn: Life of a Hmong Shaman in America
19 October 2001 Season 3, Episode 7: Undetectable
26 October 2001 Season 3, Episode 8: Gibtown
02 November 2001 Season 3, Episode 9: Open Outcry
09 November 2001 Season 3, Episode 10: Romancing the Throne
Season 4
04 February 2003 Season 4, Episode 1: Maggie Growls
11 February 2003 Season 4, Episode 2: Off the Charts: The Song-Poem Story
18 February 2003 Season 4, Episode 3: On This Island
25 February 2003 Season 4, Episode 4: Downside Up
25 March 2003 Season 4, Episode 5: Los Trabajadores / The Workers
01 April 2003 Season 4, Episode 6: Chiefs
08 April 2003 Season 4, Episode 7: Strange Fruit
22 April 2003 Season 4, Episode 8: Bird by Bird with Annie
29 April 2003 Season 4, Episode 9: Sisters in Resistance
06 May 2003 Season 4, Episode 10: Heart of the Sea
13 May 2003 Season 4, Episode 11: Guns & Mothers
20 May 2003 Season 4, Episode 12: Razing Appalachia
27 May 2003 Season 4, Episode 13: Hansel Mieth: Vagabond Photographer
03 June 2003 Season 4, Episode 14: Daddy & Papa
Season 5
14 October 2003 Season 5, Episode 1: Worst Possible Illusion: The Curiosity Cabinet of Vik Muniz
21 October 2003 Season 5, Episode 2: Foto-Novelas 2: Junkyard Saints and Broken Sky
28 October 2003 Season 5, Episode 3: Shaolin Ulysses: Kungfu Monks in America
04 November 2003 Season 5, Episode 4: A Wedding in Ramallah
11 November 2003 Season 5, Episode 5: Be Good, Smile Pretty
25 November 2003 Season 5, Episode 6: Livermore
09 December 2003 Season 5, Episode 7: Eroica!
16 December 2003 Season 5, Episode 8: Loaded Gun: Life, and Death, and Dickinson
23 December 2003 Season 5, Episode 9: Get the Fire! Young Mormon Missionaries Abroad
30 December 2003 Season 5, Episode 10: Man Bites Shorts
13 January 2004 Season 5, Episode 11: Make 'em Dance: The Hackberry Ramblers' Story
20 January 2004 Season 5, Episode 12: Life Matters
27 January 2004 Season 5, Episode 13: Why Can't We Be a Family Again? / Downpour Resurfacing
10 February 2004 Season 5, Episode 14: Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property
17 February 2004 Season 5, Episode 15: A Place of Our Own: Black Resort Communities and the African American Dream
24 February 2004 Season 5, Episode 16: Jimmy Scott: If You Only Knew
02 March 2004 Season 5, Episode 17: Sentencing the Victim
23 March 2004 Season 5, Episode 18: T-Shirt Travels
06 April 2004 Season 5, Episode 19: Every Child is Born a Poet: The Life and Work of Piri Thomas
13 April 2004 Season 5, Episode 20: Love Inventory
20 April 2004 Season 5, Episode 21: Ram Dass: Fierce Grace
27 April 2004 Season 5, Episode 22: The Weather Underground
04 May 2004 Season 5, Episode 23: One Night at the Grand Star / Double Exposure
11 May 2004 Season 5, Episode 24: Refugee
27 May 2004 Season 5, Episode 25: Death of a Shaman
01 June 2004 Season 5, Episode 26: Cosmopolitan
08 June 2004 Season 5, Episode 27: Sumo East and West
15 June 2004 Season 5, Episode 28: The Amasong Chorus: Singing Out
Season 6
26 October 2004 Season 6, Episode 1: The Political Dr. Seuss
09 November 2004 Season 6, Episode 2: Polka Time
16 November 2004 Season 6, Episode 3: Afghanistan Unveiled
23 November 2004 Season 6, Episode 4: Los Angeles Now
30 November 2004 Season 6, Episode 5: The Day My God Died
14 December 2004 Season 6, Episode 6: Girl Wrestler
21 December 2004 Season 6, Episode 7: Fine. / Doki-Doki
28 December 2004 Season 6, Episode 8: Short, Not Sweet
04 January 2005 Season 6, Episode 9: A Hard Straight
11 January 2005 Season 6, Episode 10: A Touch of Greatness
25 January 2005 Season 6, Episode 11: Power Trip
01 February 2005 Season 6, Episode 12: February One: The Story of the Greensboro Four
15 February 2005 Season 6, Episode 13: On a Roll: Disability and the American Dream
22 February 2005 Season 6, Episode 14: Thunder in Guyana
01 March 2005 Season 6, Episode 15: Sisters of '77
22 March 2005 Season 6, Episode 16: Sunset Story
29 March 2005 Season 6, Episode 17: Let the Church Say Amen
05 April 2005 Season 6, Episode 18: A Lion's Trail
12 April 2005 Season 6, Episode 19: Keeping Time: The Life, Music and Photographs of Milt Hinton
05 April 2005 Season 6, Episode 20: A Lion's Trail
26 April 2005 Season 6, Episode 21: End of the Century: The Ramones / Joe Strummer Rocks Again!
03 May 2005 Season 6, Episode 22: The Last Letter / Zyklon Portrait and the Walnut Tree
10 May 2005 Season 6, Episode 23: Imelda: Power, Myth, Illusion
17 May 2005 Season 6, Episode 24: Vietnam: The Next Generation
24 May 2005 Season 6, Episode 25: Red Hook Justice
31 May 2005 Season 6, Episode 26: Double Dare / Piki and Poko: Taking The Dare!
07 June 2005 Season 6, Episode 27: Chavez Ravine: A Los Angeles Story
14 June 2005 Season 6, Episode 28: Brother to Brother
Season 7
11 October 2005 Season 7, Episode 1: Parliament Funkadelic: One Nation Under a Groove
18 October 2005 Season 7, Episode 2: En Route to Baghdad
25 October 2005 Season 7, Episode 3: The Last Cowboy
08 November 2005 Season 7, Episode 4: A Family at War
15 November 2005 Season 7, Episode 5: Mirror Dance
22 November 2005 Season 7, Episode 6: Race is the Place
29 November 2005 Season 7, Episode 7: Maid in America
13 December 2005 Season 7, Episode 8: Seoul Train
20 December 2005 Season 7, Episode 9: Sisters: Portrait of a Benedictine Community
27 December 2005 Season 7, Episode 10: Short Stack: Lost & Found
03 January 2006 Season 7, Episode 11: Sheriff
17 January 2006 Season 7, Episode 12: Girl Trouble
07 February 2006 Season 7, Episode 13: Negroes with Guns: Rob Williams and Black Power
14 February 2006 Season 7, Episode 14: July '64
21 February 2006 Season 7, Episode 15: Almost Home
28 February 2006 Season 7, Episode 16: The Loss of Nameless Things
21 March 2006 Season 7, Episode 17: Troop 1500
28 March 2006 Season 7, Episode 18: Taking the Heat: The First Women Firefighters of New York City
11 April 2006 Season 7, Episode 19: Trudell
18 April 2006 Season 7, Episode 20: La Sierra
25 April 2006 Season 7, Episode 21: A League of Ordinary Gentlemen
02 May 2006 Season 7, Episode 22: Music from the Inside Out
09 May 2006 Season 7, Episode 23: Fishbowl / American Made
16 May 2006 Season 7, Episode 24: Frozen Angels
23 May 2006 Season 7, Episode 25: The Devil's Miner
06 June 2006 Season 7, Episode 26: The Great Pink Scare
13 June 2006 Season 7, Episode 27: The Real Dirt on Farmer John
21 June 2006 Season 7, Episode 28: A Lion in the House: Part 1
22 June 2006 Season 7, Episode 29: A Lion in the House: Part 2
Season 8
24 October 2006 Season 8, Episode 1: The World According to Sesame Street
31 October 2006 Season 8, Episode 2: Muskrat Lovely
24 October 2006 Season 8, Episode 3: Still Life with Animated Dogs
07 November 2006 Season 8, Episode 4: Paul Conrad: Drawing Fire
21 November 2006 Season 8, Episode 5: Democracy on Deadline: The Global Struggle for an Independent Press
28 November 2006 Season 8, Episode 6: Two Square Miles
12 December 2006 Season 8, Episode 7: A Sad Flower in the Sand
19 December 2006 Season 8, Episode 8: Revolucion: Five Visions
26 December 2006 Season 8, Episode 9: Short Stack 2006
02 January 2007 Season 8, Episode 10: A Fish Story
16 January 2007 Season 8, Episode 11: Shadya
23 January 2007 Season 8, Episode 12: Beyond the Call
30 January 2007 Season 8, Episode 13: Twisted
06 February 2007 Season 8, Episode 14: Billy Strayhorn: Lush Life
13 February 2007 Season 8, Episode 15: Motherland Afghanistan
20 February 2007 Season 8, Episode 16: Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes
27 February 2007 Season 8, Episode 17: Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore?
20 March 2007 Season 8, Episode 18: Stolen
02 March 2007 Season 8, Episode 19: Race to Execution
03 April 2007 Season 8, Episode 20: China Blue
10 April 2007 Season 8, Episode 21: Black Gold
24 April 2007 Season 8, Episode 22: Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
08 May 2007 Season 8, Episode 23: The Cats of Mirikitani
15 May 2007 Season 8, Episode 24: Sentenced Home
22 May 2007 Season 8, Episode 25: Knocking
29 May 2007 Season 8, Episode 26: The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill
05 June 2007 Season 8, Episode 27: La Lupe: Queen of Latin Soul
Season 9
16 October 2007 Season 9, Episode 1: Wordplay
23 October 2007 Season 9, Episode 2: Please Vote for Me
30 October 2007 Season 9, Episode 3: Storm of Emotions
06 November 2007 Season 9, Episode 4: Red White Black & Blue
13 November 2007 Season 9, Episode 5: Miss Navajo
20 November 2007 Season 9, Episode 6: The Creek Runs Red
27 November 2007 Season 9, Episode 7: Sisters in Law
11 December 2007 Season 9, Episode 8: The Paper
18 December 2007 Season 9, Episode 9: An Unreasonable Man
08 January 2008 Season 9, Episode 10: Today's Man
15 January 2008 Season 9, Episode 11: Mapping Stem Cell Research: Terra Incognita
22 January 2008 Season 9, Episode 12: A Son's Sacrifice
29 January 2008 Season 9, Episode 13: How Is Your Fish Today?
19 February 2008 Season 9, Episode 14: Banished
19 February 2008 Season 9, Episode 15: Banished: How Whites Drove Blacks Out of Town in America
26 February 2008 Season 9, Episode 16: Hard Road Home
18 March 2008 Season 9, Episode 17: Iron Ladies of Liberia
01 April 2008 Season 9, Episode 18: Compañeras
08 April 2008 Season 9, Episode 19: Water Flowing Together
15 April 2008 Season 9, Episode 20: King Corn
06 May 2008 Season 9, Episode 21: Nā Kamalei: The Men of Hula
20 May 2008 Season 9, Episode 22: A Dream in Doubt
27 May 2008 Season 9, Episode 23: New Year Baby
03 June 2008 Season 9, Episode 24: Writ Writer
10 June 2008 Season 9, Episode 25: The Cool School
15 June 2008 Season 9, Episode 26: Deep Water
19 June 2008 Season 9, Episode 27: Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story
Season 10
22 October 2008 Season 10, Episode 1: Chicago 10
28 October 2008 Season 10, Episode 2: Dinner with the President: A Nation's Journey
06 November 2008 Season 10, Episode 3: Knee Deep
13 November 2008 Season 10, Episode 4: Lioness
18 November 2008 Season 10, Episode 5: March Point
25 November 2008 Season 10, Episode 6: The Atom Smashers
09 December 2008 Season 10, Episode 7: Doc
16 December 2008 Season 10, Episode 8: Wonders Are Many: The Making of 'Doctor Atomic'
23 December 2008 Season 10, Episode 9: Grey Gardens: From East Hampton to Broadway
30 December 2008 Season 10, Episode 10: Operation Filmmaker
06 January 2009 Season 10, Episode 11: Helvetica
03 February 2009 Season 10, Episode 12: Adjust Your Color: The Truth of Petey Greene
10 February 2009 Season 10, Episode 13: Tulia, Texas
24 February 2009 Season 10, Episode 14: The Order of Myths
17 March 2009 Season 10, Episode 15: Arusi Persian Wedding
24 March 2009 Season 10, Episode 16: Lakshmi and Me
31 March 2009 Season 10, Episode 17: Recycle
07 April 2009 Season 10, Episode 18: Milking the Rhino
14 April 2009 Season 10, Episode 19: Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai
28 April 2009 Season 10, Episode 20: At Home in Utopia
05 May 2009 Season 10, Episode 21: Wings of Defeat
12 May 2009 Season 10, Episode 22: Crips and Bloods: Made in America
19 May 2009 Season 10, Episode 23: Stranded: The Andes Plane Crash Survivors
26 May 2009 Season 10, Episode 24: Steal a Pencil for Me
06 June 2009 Season 10, Episode 25: Ask Not
21 September 2009 Season 10, Episode 26: Our Disappeared; Nuestros Desaparecidos
Season 11
13 October 2009 Season 11, Episode 1: Herb and Dorothy
20 October 2009 Season 11, Episode 2: Butte, America
27 October 2009 Season 11, Episode 3: Journals of a Wily School
03 November 2009 Season 11, Episode 4: Power Paths
10 November 2009 Season 11, Episode 5: D Tour
17 November 2009 Season 11, Episode 6: No Subtitles Necessary: László and Vilmos
24 November 2009 Season 11, Episode 7: Objectified
08 December 2009 Season 11, Episode 8: Between the Folds
29 December 2009 Season 11, Episode 9: Scenes from a Parish
12 January 2010 Season 11, Episode 10: [email protected]
19 January 2010 Season 11, Episode 11: Copyright Criminals
02 February 2010 Season 11, Episode 12: Herskovits at the Heart of Blackness
09 February 2010 Season 11, Episode 13: P-Star Rising
16 February 2010 Season 11, Episode 14: Mine / Home
23 February 2010 Season 11, Episode 15: Behind the Rainbow
02 March 2010 Season 11, Episode 16: The Eyes of Me
23 March 2010 Season 11, Episode 17: Lost Souls (Animas Perdidas)
30 March 2010 Season 11, Episode 18: Whatever It Takes
07 April 2010 Season 11, Episode 19: Unmistaken Child
13 April 2010 Season 11, Episode 20: Blessed Is the Match
20 April 2010 Season 11, Episode 21: Dirt! The Movie
27 April 2010 Season 11, Episode 22: Garbage Dreams
04 May 2010 Season 11, Episode 23: Sunshine
11 May 2010 Season 11, Episode 24: The Horse Boy
18 May 2010 Season 11, Episode 25: Project Kashmir
25 May 2010 Season 11, Episode 26: A Village Called Versailles
01 June 2010 Season 11, Episode 27: Goodbye Solo
Season 12
19 October 2010 Season 12, Episode 1: The Parking Lot Movie
26 October 2010 Season 12, Episode 2: Art & Copy
02 November 2010 Season 12, Episode 3: Reel Injun: On the Trail of the Hollywood Indian
09 November 2010 Season 12, Episode 4: The Longoria Affair
16 November 2010 Season 12, Episode 5: Lost Sparrow
23 November 2010 Season 12, Episode 6: Deep Down
14 December 2010 Season 12, Episode 7: 45365
20 December 2010 Season 12, Episode 8: The Calling, Part 1
21 December 2010 Season 12, Episode 9: The Calling, Part 2
04 January 2011 Season 12, Episode 10: Men Who Swim
11 January 2011 Season 12, Episode 11: Children of Haiti
01 February 2011 Season 12, Episode 12: For Once in My Life
08 February 2011 Season 12, Episode 13: When I Rise
22 February 2011 Season 12, Episode 14: William S. Burroughs: A Man Within
01 March 2011 Season 12, Episode 15: Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story
29 March 2011 Season 12, Episode 16: Pushing the Elephant
05 April 2011 Season 12, Episode 17: The Desert of Forbidden Art
12 April 2011 Season 12, Episode 18: Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child
19 April 2011 Season 12, Episode 19: Waste Land
26 April 2011 Season 12, Episode 20: Marwencol
03 May 2011 Season 12, Episode 21: A Film Unfinished
10 May 2011 Season 12, Episode 22: Bhutto
17 May 2011 Season 12, Episode 23: Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo
24 May 2011 Season 12, Episode 24: Welcome to Shelbyville
14 June 2011 Season 12, Episode 25: Two Spirits
Season 13
13 October 2011 Season 13, Episode 1: Wham! Bam! Islam!
20 October 2011 Season 13, Episode 2: Donor Unknown
27 October 2011 Season 13, Episode 3: Lives Worth Living
03 November 2011 Season 13, Episode 4: Deaf Jam
17 November 2011 Season 13, Episode 5: We Still Live Here -- as Nutayunean
22 December 2011 Season 13, Episode 6: The Woodmans
29 December 2011 Season 13, Episode 7: These Amazing Shadows
12 January 2012 Season 13, Episode 8: Have You Heard From Johannesburg: Road to Resistance
12 January 2012 Season 13, Episode 9: Have You Heard From Johannesburg: The New Generation
19 January 2012 Season 13, Episode 10: Have You Heard From Johannesburg: From Selma to Soweto
19 January 2012 Season 13, Episode 11: Have You Heard From Johannesburg: The Bottom Line
26 January 2012 Season 13, Episode 12: Have You Heard From Johannesburg: Free at Last
02 February 2012 Season 13, Episode 13: Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock
09 February 2012 Season 13, Episode 14: The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
16 February 2012 Season 13, Episode 15: More Than A Month
30 March 2012 Season 13, Episode 16: You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't
05 April 2012 Season 13, Episode 17: Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey
12 April 2012 Season 13, Episode 18: When the Drum Is Beating
19 April 2012 Season 13, Episode 19: Revenge of the Electric Car
26 April 2012 Season 13, Episode 20: Facing the Storm: Story of the American Bison
03 May 2012 Season 13, Episode 21: Circo
10 May 2012 Season 13, Episode 22: Summer Pasture
17 May 2012 Season 13, Episode 23: Precious Knowledge
24 May 2012 Season 13, Episode 24: Left by the Ship
28 May 2012 Season 13, Episode 25: Hell and Back Again
07 June 2012 Season 13, Episode 26: We Were Here
26 July 2012 Season 13, Episode 27: Strong!
Season 14
01 October 2012 Season 14, Episode 1: Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (Part 1)
02 October 2012 Season 14, Episode 2: Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (Part 2)
08 October 2012 Season 14, Episode 3: As Goes Janesville
29 October 2012 Season 14, Episode 4: Love Free or Die
05 November 2012 Season 14, Episode 5: Solar Mamas
12 November 2012 Season 14, Episode 6: Park Avenue: Money, Power & the American Dream
14 January 2013 Season 14, Episode 7: Soul Food Junkies
21 January 2013 Season 14, Episode 8: Beauty Is Embarrassing
28 January 2013 Season 14, Episode 9: The Revisionaries
18 February 2013 Season 14, Episode 10: The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights
25 February 2013 Season 14, Episode 11: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
08 April 2013 Season 14, Episode 12: The House I Live In; As I Am
15 April 2013 Season 14, Episode 13: Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines
22 April 2013 Season 14, Episode 14: The Island President
29 April 2013 Season 14, Episode 15: The Undocumented
06 May 2013 Season 14, Episode 16: Seeking Asian Female
13 May 2013 Season 14, Episode 17: The Invisible War
27 May 2013 Season 14, Episode 18: Detropia
17 June 2013 Season 14, Episode 19: The Revolutionary Optimists
30 September 2013 Season 14, Episode 20: Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman's Journey
21 October 2013 Season 14, Episode 21: The Waiting Room
28 October 2013 Season 14, Episode 22: The Graduates
18 November 2013 Season 14, Episode 23: Indian Relay
25 November 2013 Season 14, Episode 24: Young Lakota
16 December 2013 Season 14, Episode 25: Playwright: From Page to Stage
23 December 2013 Season 14, Episode 26: Jiro Dreams of Sushi
30 December 2013 Season 14, Episode 27: How to Survive a Plague
Season 15
28 October 2013 Season 15, Episode 1: The Graduates, Part 1
04 November 2013 Season 15, Episode 2: The Graduates, Part 2
18 November 2013 Season 15, Episode 3: Indian Relay
25 November 2013 Season 15, Episode 4: Young Lakota
16 December 2013 Season 15, Episode 5: Playwright: From Page to Stage
23 December 2013 Season 15, Episode 6: Jiro Dreams of Sushi
30 December 2013 Season 15, Episode 7: How to Survive a Plague
13 January 2014 Season 15, Episode 8: At Berkeley
20 January 2014 Season 15, Episode 9: Blood Brother
27 January 2014 Season 15, Episode 10: The State of Arizona
10 February 2014 Season 15, Episode 11: Spies of Mississippi
17 February 2014 Season 15, Episode 12: Las Marthas
24 March 2014 Season 15, Episode 13: All of Me: A Story of Love, Loss, and Last Resorts
31 March 2014 Season 15, Episode 14: Medora
07 April 2014 Season 15, Episode 15: Brothers Hypnotic
14 April 2014 Season 15, Episode 16: The Trials of Muhammad Ali
21 April 2014 Season 15, Episode 17: Muscle Shoals
05 May 2014 Season 15, Episode 18: A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at The New York Times
12 May 2014 Season 15, Episode 19: Let the Fire Burn
19 May 2014 Season 15, Episode 20: God Loves Uganda
15 June 2014 Season 15, Episode 21: The New Black
Season 16
13 October 2014 Season 16, Episode 1: Bully
20 October 2014 Season 16, Episode 2: Twin Sisters
27 October 2014 Season 16, Episode 3: Brakeless
03 November 2014 Season 16, Episode 4: Powerless
17 November 2014 Season 16, Episode 5: Happiness
05 January 2015 Season 16, Episode 6: Rich Hill
12 January 2015 Season 16, Episode 7: Evolution of a Criminal
19 January 2015 Season 16, Episode 8: The Kill Team; Confusion Through Sand
16 February 2015 Season 16, Episode 9: Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People
23 February 2015 Season 16, Episode 10: American Denial
23 March 2015 Season 16, Episode 11: Little White Lie
06 April 2015 Season 16, Episode 12: Little Hope Was Arson; A City in Flames
13 April 2015 Season 16, Episode 13: The Homestretch
20 April 2015 Season 16, Episode 14: The Great Invisible
04 May 2015 Season 16, Episode 15: Kumu Hina
11 May 2015 Season 16, Episode 16: Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity
18 May 2015 Season 16, Episode 17: 1971
15 June 2015 Season 16, Episode 18: Limited Partnership
22 June 2015 Season 16, Episode 19: In the Shadow of Ebola
Season 17
09 November 2015 Season 17, Episode 1: Stray Dog
16 November 2015 Season 17, Episode 2: India's Daughter
23 November 2015 Season 17, Episode 3: Mimi and Dona
28 December 2015 Season 17, Episode 4: East of Salinas
04 January 2016 Season 17, Episode 5: Chuck Norris vs. Communism
11 January 2016 Season 17, Episode 6: Autism in Love
25 January 2016 Season 17, Episode 7: In Football We Trust
01 February 2016 Season 17, Episode 8: No Más Bebés (No More Babies)
08 February 2016 Season 17, Episode 9: A Ballerina's Tale
16 February 2016 Season 17, Episode 10: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
18 February 2015 Season 17, Episode 11: Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights
22 February 2016 Season 17, Episode 12: (T)ERROR
29 February 2016 Season 17, Episode 13: Wilhemina’s War
28 March 2016 Season 17, Episode 14: An Honest Liar
04 April 2016 Season 17, Episode 15: Welcome to Leith
18 April 2016 Season 17, Episode 16: Democrats; Soft Vengeance
02 May 2016 Season 17, Episode 17: My Nazi Legacy
09 May 2016 Season 17, Episode 18: Peace Officer
10 May 2016 Season 17, Episode 19: The Armor of Light
16 May 2016 Season 17, Episode 20: Dogtown Redemption
20 June 2016 Season 17, Episode 21: TRAPPED
02 August 2016 Season 17, Episode 22: T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold
Season 18
03 October 2016 Season 18, Episode 1: Best of Enemies
26 December 2016 Season 18, Episode 2: Meet the Patels
02 January 2017 Season 18, Episode 3: Best and Most Beautiful Things
09 January 2017 Season 18, Episode 4: Containment; Excerpt From Uranium Drive-in
16 January 2017 Season 18, Episode 5: What Was Ours
23 January 2017 Season 18, Episode 6: The Witness
06 February 2017 Season 18, Episode 7: Birth of a Movement
13 February 2017 Season 18, Episode 8: Accidental Courtesy
14 February 2017 Season 18, Episode 9: Tower
20 March 2017 Season 18, Episode 10: The Bad Kids
27 March 2017 Season 18, Episode 11: Ovarian Psycos
03 April 2017 Season 18, Episode 12: Newtown
17 April 2017 Season 18, Episode 13: Seed: The Untold Story
24 April 2017 Season 18, Episode 14: The Last Laugh
01 May 2017 Season 18, Episode 15: National Bird
08 May 2017 Season 18, Episode 16: The Prison in Twelve Landscapes
15 May 2017 Season 18, Episode 17: Forever Pure
22 May 2017 Season 18, Episode 18: They Call Us Monsters
29 May 2017 Season 18, Episode 19: Farmer/Veteran
19 June 2017 Season 18, Episode 20: Real Boy
Season 19
06 November 2017 Season 19, Episode 1: Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
20 November 2017 Season 19, Episode 2: Shadow World
18 December 2017 Season 19, Episode 3: Supergirl
01 January 2018 Season 19, Episode 4: The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
08 January 2018 Season 19, Episode 5: Unrest
15 January 2018 Season 19, Episode 6: I Am Not Your Negro
22 January 2018 Season 19, Episode 7: The Force
29 January 2018 Season 19, Episode 8: I Am Another You
05 February 2018 Season 19, Episode 9: Winnie
19 February 2018 Season 19, Episode 10: Tell Them We Are Rising
26 February 2018 Season 19, Episode 11: Rat Film
27 March 2018 Season 19, Episode 12: Dolores
02 April 2018 Season 19, Episode 13: When God Sleeps
09 April 2018 Season 19, Episode 14: The Art of the Shine
16 April 2018 Season 19, Episode 15: What Lies Upstream
23 April 2018 Season 19, Episode 16: Look & See: Wendell Berry's Kentucky
30 April 2018 Season 19, Episode 17: True Conviction
07 May 2018 Season 19, Episode 18: No Man's Land
14 May 2018 Season 19, Episode 19: ACORN and the Firestorm
28 May 2018 Season 19, Episode 20: Served Like a Girl
Season 20
29 October 2018 Season 20, Episode 1: Wildland
05 November 2018 Season 20, Episode 2: Dawnland
12 November 2018 Season 20, Episode 3: The Cleaners
19 November 2018 Season 20, Episode 4: The Judge
17 December 2018 Season 20, Episode 5: Man on Fire
07 January 2019 Season 20, Episode 6: My Country No More
14 January 2019 Season 20, Episode 7: Rodents of Unusual Size
21 January 2019 Season 20, Episode 8: RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World
Season 20, Episode 9:
04 February 2019 Season 20, Episode 10: Black Memorabilia
11 February 2019 Season 20, Episode 11: Hale County This Morning, This Evening
25 February 2019 Season 20, Episode 12: People's Republic of Desire
01 April 2019 Season 20, Episode 13: Tre Maison Dasan
08 April 2019 Season 20, Episode 14: The Providers
15 April 2019 Season 20, Episode 15: Marcos Doesn't Live Here Anymore
22 April 2019 Season 20, Episode 16: Charm City
06 May 2019 Season 20, Episode 17: Out of State
13 May 2019 Season 20, Episode 18: Harvest Season