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  1. Live Webinar Tomorrow Night: Copyright and Fair Use in the Art World and Classroom

    March 9, 2010

    Are you looking for ways to incorporate digital media into your teaching? Don’t understand the rules of online copyright and fair use? On Wednesday, March 10  at 8:00 PM ET, join PBS Teachers and Classroom 2.0 for a special live webinar that will explore the implications of copyright and fair use laws in the classroom. The seminar will also explore how to

  2. In the News: The Latest on ITVS Programs

    February 17, 2010

    Independent Lens named by MSN as one of "The Best Shows on TV…" “Why pay $10 for a movie ticket when you can watch some the finest films the cinema has to offer for free -- and from the comfort of your couch. Hosted by Maggie Gyllenhaal, the series focusing heavily on documentaries, and offers up films on a variety of topics including cinematography (No Subtitles

  3. P-Star Rising Premiering Tonight on Independent Lens on PBS

    February 9, 2010

    "It's a good one, and a different sort of film for this consistently rewarding series. The film, by Gabriel Noble, chronicles the aspirations of one of the most self-assured kids you'll ever see." - The New York Times What did you want to be when you grew up? Nine-year-old Priscilla wants to become the youngest female rap star ever. With her single father

  4. Special Community Screening of P-Star Rising

    February 8, 2010

    A special community screening of the Independent Lens film P-Star Rising was recently held in Chicago. The film, which airs tomorrow night at 10:00 PM on Independent Lens on PBS, looks at nine-year-old Pricilla who wants to be the youngest female rap star ever and her single father who is determined to help her make it big. Find out what happened from

  5. Exclusive Video: Rapper P-Star Gives Advice to Young Musical Artists

    February 4, 2010

    Next Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 10:00 PM the documentary P-Star Rising will have its national television premiere on Independent Lens on PBS (check local listings). This film is the final installment of Independent Lens’s Music Month celebration. Nine-year-old Priscilla wants to become the youngest female rap star ever. With her single father turned manager,