Independent Lens

Strong!: Raising the Bar With Strength and Grace

Clip: Season 13 Episode 27 | 1m 30s

"Weightlifting is not simply about heaving weight over your head," says champion Cheryl Haworth. In this excerpt from the Independent Lens documentary, Strong!, Haworth and her teammates describe the physics -- and grace -- involved in their sport.

Aired: 07/25/12

Rating: TV-PG

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Two Years Since "Try Harder"

Blog

Two Years Since "Try Harder"

It's been a tumultuous ride for Lowell High School since the PBS documentary Try Harder! stopped filming. Here’s a look back at a few of the key events that played out at Lowell over the taxing last two years.

Read More