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7 Dos of Trick-or-Treating

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PBS Parents
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Check out these 7 dos of trick-or-treating before your kids head out this Halloween. Continue


Twin Sisters Filmmaker Captures Sibling Bond

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Independent Lens
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Norwegian filmmaker Mona Friis Bertheussen talks about her journey from Norway to Sacramento in making the film Twin Sisters, the story of the reunion between two twins who were separated at birth in China, including how she gained the trust of the families and the girls. Continue


Kenneth's Letters

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Explore letters exchanged between filmmaker Nadine Pequeneza and subject Kenneth Young. Continue


Dance for Me: The Championship

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Egor and Mie prepare for the German Open, their first competition together. Continue


Vivre

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A teacher asks her pupils what they want to do when they grow up. While his classmates answer lightly and with great fun, Tom a quiet 10-year-old boy slips away. When his turn comes to speak, Tom embarks himself upon a striking monologue. With passion, humor and bewildering maturity he describes three possible life choices that will inevitably lead him to dramatic ends. Continue


Dance for Me: Egor's Childhood

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In this extra scene from Dance for Me, Egor's mother shows where Egor was born and shares what his life was like while growing up in Moscow, Russia. Continue


Dance for Me - Trailer

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At 15, Russian ballroom dancer Egor leaves everyone and everything he knows for a chance to team up with 14-year-old Mie, one of Denmark’s most promising young performers. Will his choice be worth the sacrifices he must make? Continue


American Promise: Teaching Tolerance: Classroom Identities 1

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In this clip from American Promise, Idris and Seun's parents discuss why they chose to send their sons to Dalton Academy. Continue


American Promise: Behind Every Promise

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Behind Every Promise takes a behind-the-scenes look at the award-winning documentary American Promise, supplementing select scenes from the film with newly shot video testimonials from Idris Brewster and Seun Summers. Continue


American Promise: Filmmaker Interview

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Michèle Stephenson and Joe Brewster discuss their film 13 years in the making: American Promise. Continue


Update on the Twin Sisters from the California Mom

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Independent Lens
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Straight from the Sacramento mother of Mia, one of the girls featured in Twin Sisters, we get an exclusive report on how both of the girls are doing since the film was made, including several more in-person meetings, and their improving English and Norwegian language skills. Continue


Twin Sisters

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Independent Lens
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In the Independent Lens documentary Twin Sisters, twin girls in China are adopted as infants by two different sets of parents — one from California, the other from a remote fishing village in Norway. The girls grow up knowing they have a twin living on the other side of the world, and although language is a barrier, the bond between them grows deeper. Continue


Kenneth's Story Timeline

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Explore a timeline of Kenneth's life and the changing laws and legislation around juvenile justice in the United States that have determined his sentencing. Continue


Dance For Me: The Partnership

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With Mie's help, Egor adjusts to his new life in Denmark away from his family. Continue


When childcare costs more than college

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PBS NewsHour
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PBS NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman speaks with three mothers about their struggles to pay for childcare. Continue


15 to Life: Kenneth's Story - Trailer

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Does sentencing a teenager to life without parole serve society? Following a Florida man who received four life sentences at age 15, this eye-opening film reveals a justice system that routinely condemns young Americans to die in prison. Continue


American Promise: Teaching Tolerance: The Education System 2

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In these clips from American Promise, we see Idris and Seun make their way both at Dalton Academy and in their personal development over the years. Continue


StoryCorps Shorts: Me and You

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In New York, 73-year-old Jackie Miller talks to her adopted son, Scott, revealing something about her early life that sheds new light on his adoption. As they express their profound love for one another, Scott touchingly recalls how he came out to her and expresses his trepidation about the future. Continue


The Jazz Ticket

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Vince Womack has built a high school jazz powerhouse that's helping kids from some of the toughest Los Angeles neighborhoods go to college. Continue


American Promise: Idris Code Switches

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Idris thinks about how he fits in with his basketball team and how he fits in at his school, Dalton Academy. Continue


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