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The first-ever PBS Indies Showcase debuts this fall with four critically acclaimed documentaries from the award-winning series POV and Independent Lens. Every Monday night, from September 30 through October 21, the PBS Indies Showcase spotlights the work of independent filmmakers, offering viewers year-round access to the diversity of voices and unique perspectives these films provide.

PBS Indie Showcase

Mondays at 9pm on PBS North
September 30 - October 21, 2013


Independent Lens: Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey

Follow the personal journey of Arnel Pineda, of the rock band Journey, on a whirlwind world tour.


October 7: POV: Brooklyn Castle

Follow five members of a champion chess team from a below-the-poverty-line junior high in Brooklyn.

October 14: POV: 56 Up

Return to England for the eighth film in a series that’s followed the same group since age seven.

October 21: Independent Lens: The Waiting Room

View the healthcare system through the eyes of those stuck in an ER waiting room in Oakland.