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The Bad Kids
Independent Lens

The Bad Kids

Empathy and life skills give so-called "bad kids" command of their own futures.

 Omo Child: The Bush and the River
AfroPop

Omo Child: The Bush and the River

A tribesman challenges an ancient tradition to save the lives of children in Omo valley.

Guns on Campus

Guns on Campus

University of Texas students can now legally carry loaded handguns on campus.

Black Out and Pangaea

Black Out and Pangaea

Two short films focused on the lives of children: one in Guinea & another in New Orleans.

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

Estranged parents and strangely transformed leftovers: domestic bliss is fleeting.

Programs

Reality Bites
Film School Shorts

Reality Bites

Reality television in the living room and on set: are they any different?

Adama
America Reframed

Adama

Experiences of American Muslims at a time when their religion is being equated with terror.

Excerpt from Uranium Drive-In
Independent Lens

Excerpt from Uranium Drive-In

This clip explores the heartfelt argument both for and against a proposed uranium mill in Colorado.

Shorts

Pink Boy
POV

Pink Boy

An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.

Timmy II
Film School Shorts

Timmy II

One robot undergoes cosmetic surgery to try and fit in, only to discover new problems.

 Ghostbusters "Surge Protector" Trap
Shanks FX

Ghostbusters "Surge Protector" Trap

Use some prop-building expertise to build this cool modified surge protector.

About PBS Indies

About PBS Indies

About PBS Indies

Learn more PBS' dedication to showcasing Indie films.

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