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Independent Lens

Filmmakers. 

Crew:
Jamie Curtis (Narrator), Gabriel Byrne (Narrator), Don Cheadle (Narrator), Stanley Tucci (Host), Mary-louise Parker (Host), America Ferrera (Host), Maggie Gyllenhaal (Host), Terrence Howard (Host)

4/17/14
04:30 AM
"The Trials of Muhammad Ali"  From 1967 to 1970, Muhammad Ali is stripped of his heavyweight title and banned from boxing after he refuses U.S. military service.  (Repeat) WNET
4/18/14
04:00 AM
"Facing the Storm: Story of the American Bison"  The history of the relationship between bison and the people of North America.  (Repeat) WNET
4/19/14
04:00 AM
"Revenge of the Electric Car"  The global resurgence of electric cars.  (Repeat) WNET
4/21/14
01:00 AM
"The Trials of Muhammad Ali"  From 1967 to 1970, Muhammad Ali is stripped of his heavyweight title and banned from boxing after he refuses U.S. military service.  (Repeat) WNET
4/21/14
09:00 PM
"Muscle Shoals"  FAME Studios founder Rick Hall brings blacks and whites to Muscle Shoals, Ala., to record some of the most important songs of all time.  WNET
4/21/14
09:00 PM
"Muscle Shoals"  FAME Studios founder Rick Hall brings blacks and whites to Muscle Shoals, Ala., to record some of the most important songs of all time.  KYNE
4/22/14
04:30 AM
"The Island President"  President Mohamed Nasheed addresses global warming in the Maldives.  (Repeat) WNET
4/23/14
04:05 AM
"Solar Mamas"  A 30-year-old Jordanian mother of four travels outside her village for the first time to attend a solar engineering program at India's Barefoot College.  (Repeat) WNET
4/24/14
04:00 AM
"Muscle Shoals"  FAME Studios founder Rick Hall brings blacks and whites to Muscle Shoals, Ala., to record some of the most important songs of all time.  (Repeat) WNET
Independent Lens

Premise
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.

Current cast
Stanley Tucci

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.