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The new season lineup for "Link Voices" includes the following films:
“Big Sonia” – Mar. 1
Holocaust survivor Sonia Warshawski is served an eviction notice for her tailor shop, which has thrived for 35 years. While choosing between setting up a new shop or retiring, she remembers a dark past.
“Wall” – Mar. 8
Two-time Academy Award® nominee David Hare goes on a trip to the Middle East to examine the impact the wall separating Israel and Palestine has had on the people of the region. This feature-length animated film is written by and starring playwright Hare, whom The Washington Post referred to as “the premiere political dramatist writing in English.”
“Who is Dayani Cristal?” – Mar. 15
The attempt to identify human remains, found in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert, underscores the plight of illegal immigrants attempting to enter the United States.
“Commander Arian” – Mar. 22
On the front line of the Syrian war, 30-year-old Commander Arian guides a female battalion towards the city of Kobane to release its people from the grip of ISIS in Alba Sotorra’s empowering tale of emancipation and freedom.
“Sepideh” – Mar. 29
A young Iranian woman wants to become an astronaut, while her traditional family will do anything to keep her on the ground.
“Sweet Dreams” – Apr. 5
Members of Rwanda's only women's drumming troupe form a partnership with two American entrepreneurs to open Rwanda’s first ice cream shop.
“Mali Blues” – Apr. 12
The West African country of Mali is the birthplace of the blues, a musical tradition later carried by the transatlantic slave trade to America’s cotton fields. Yet today, the music and musicians of Mali are in grave danger as dance and secular music are prohibited, musical instruments are destroyed and musicians are forced to flee their homeland.
“Herman’s House” – Apr. 19
The remarkable creative journey and friendship of Herman Wallace, one of “The Angola Three,” and artist Jackie Sumell while examining the injustice of prolonged solitary confinement.
The attempt to identify human remains found in Arizona's Sonora Desert underscores the plight of illegal immigrants attempting to enter the United States.
Filmmaker Richard Smith consults the leading international scientific experts to connect the dots between geology and economy and provide the big-picture view of oil.
"Remand" tells the firsthand story of how two men met and worked together to inspire justice reform for an entire country.
A perfect storm is brewing as agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler races against time to protect the future of our food.
Watch how North Koreans, both in and outside the country, are breaking down the barriers between the oppressed and the outside world through a secret trade in USBs, cell phones and DVDs.
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Every year tens of thousands of people are driven by grinding poverty and conflict to leave their homes in Central and South America and journey through Mexico towards the U.S. They brave one of the world’s most dangerous journeys, traveling along a stretch of desert called the “corridor of death,” for the chance of a better, more secure life for themselves and their families.
On the front line of the Syrian war, 30-year-old Commander Arian guides a female battalion towards the city of Kobane to release its people from the grip of ISIS in Alba Sotorra’s empowe- ring tale of emancipation and freedom.
Sepideh is a young Iranian woman who dreams of becoming an astronaut. At night, she stares up at the sky while taking lessons from a space fanatic who teaches schoolchildren about astronomy. At home, full of hope and longing, she watches recordings of the world's first female space tourist, Iranian-American, Anousheh Ansari.
When Sepideh's father died suddenly six years ago, she discovered that she could feel closer to him by watching the stars, and so her dream was born. But not everyone around her appreciates her boundless ambition.
In 1994 Rwanda suffered a devastating genocide. Close to a million were killed by neighbors, friends, even family.
The country has made great strides in economic recovery since then, but "people are not like roads and buildings" says Kiki Katese, pioneering Rwandan theater director. "How do we rebuild a human being?"
Kiki decided to start Ingoma Nshya, Rwanda's first and only women's drumming troupe, open to women from both sides of the conflict. There was only one requirement: to leave the categories of the past at the gate.
The West African country of Mali is a birthplace of the blues, a musical tradition later carried by the transatlantic slave trade to America's cotton fields. Yet today, the music and musicians of Mali are in grave danger. As fundamentalist Islam and sharia law become more widespread, dance and secular music are prohibited, musical instruments are destroyed, and musicians are forced to flee their homeland.
Explore takes us up-close and personal with brown bears living in Alaska’s Katmai National Park.KCET Original
A documentary about the burning of wood at an industrial scale for energy.KCET Original
Police arrest the captain of Iranian tanker seized by the British Navy; U.N. votes to investigate Duterte’s war on drugs; French Senate approves a tax on tech giants; and Argentinian forensic teams work to identify those killed in the ‘70s and ‘80s.KCET Original
Turkey receives the first shipment of the Russian S-400 missile defense system, eight West African nations agree to adopt a shared currency, Donald Trump's labor secretary Alexander Acosta resigns.KCET Original
China and the United States are the world’s two biggest CO2 emitters, but what approach are these countries’ governments taking in the fight against climate change?KCET Original
"Freedom Fighters," which profiles three remarkable women battling for equal rights in one of the world's most dangerous countries for women.
Economist Arthur Laffer and author Anand Giridharadas discuss inequality, billionaires and oligarchy in the U.S.
Jamaica's rich music heritage got hijacked by a vicious and violent brand of homophobia.
A deep dive into Manchester's Muslim community to find hard and revealing conversations.
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