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Best Docs Streaming on Netflix List via Uproxx

Thanks to Ryan Perry on Uproxx for compiling this list of the 25 Best Documentaries available to stream on Netflix, especially since [horn tooting sound] 11 of them are Independent Lens films and/or ITVS-funded films. Here are the Independent Lens … Continue reading

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Eating Sustainable Fish (and Sushi)

The broadcast premiere of Jiro Dreams of Sushi [Monday, December 23 at 10 PM; check local listings] has those of us here at Independent Lens dreaming not only of sushi, but of fish in general, and the question that keeps coming … Continue reading

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David Gelb Dreams of Sushi: A Jiro Q&A

Jiro Dreams of Sushi may ultimately prove a “small” film that served as a stepping stone in director David Gelb’s career, but just as the size of chef Jiro Ino’s tiny 10-seat (but three Michelin star) restaurant belies the magic food … Continue reading

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Independent Lens Announces New Season Lineup

The Independent Lens documentary series launches its 12th season on PBS on September 30th with a lineup of 23 films from both new and established filmmakers. Actor/director Stanley Tucci will be returning as the series host. The season will kick off with Ramona Diaz’s Don’t … Continue reading

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