PBS Anywhere

Providing Support for PBS.org

Independent Lens

Making the Ultimate Sacrifice for Democracy

2:27

In 2007, with Pakistan roiling in turmoil and under the thumb of yet another military dictator, Benazir was called back as the country's best hope for democracy. The very night of her triumphant return, a double-suicide bombing assassination attempt killed 170 of her supporters.

Buy this Video:DVD

Learn More

About the Film

About the Film

Learn more about the first woman leader of an Islamic nation.

Episodes of Independent Lens12

Independent Lens

A Ballerina's Tale

Watch this episode through February 11.

55:31

Independent Lens

No Más Bebés

Watch this film through February 21.

55:31

Independent Lens

In Football We Trust

Watch this film through February 24.

1:25:01

Independent Lens

Autism in Love

Watch this film through April 9.

1:13:18

See all Episodes

Clips of Independent Lens486

Independent Lens

Black Panther Style

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 16, 2016.

1:12

Independent Lens

Free Breakfast Program

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 16, 2016.

1:41

Independent Lens

Women in the Black Panthers

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 16, 2016.

2:00

Independent Lens

Paranoia

(T)ERROR premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 22, 2016.

1:41

Independent Lens

Misty's Career in Jeopardy

A Ballerina's Tale premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 8, 2016.

2:28

See all

Previews of Independent Lens186

See all