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Dr. Angela Davis Reflects on the Black Power Movement

Earlier this month, Independent Lens launched a slate of films celebrating Black History at the Television Critics Association in Los Angeles. While at the event, the series teamed up with PBS NewsHour’s Hari Sreenivasan to interview many of the filmmakers and subjects. Watch an excerpt below of Sreenivasan’s conversation with Dr. Angela Davis, profiled in … READ MORE

A Portrait of the Director as Middle-Aged Synchronized Swimmer

Dylan Williams, the director and one of the Swim Gents in the film Men Who Swim (check local listings), joined us to discuss how directing and appearing in his own documentary sometimes meant that life imitated art, and vice versa. What made you start filming the Stockholm Arts Gents? As soon as I became a … READ MORE