Independent Lens

Rat Film

Season 19 Episode 10 | 55m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Across walls, fences, and alleys, rats not only expose our boundaries of separation but make homes in them. Rat Film is a feature-length documentary that uses the rat—as well as the humans that love them, live with them, and kill them-to explore the history of Baltimore. "There's never been a rat problem in Baltimore, it's always been a people problem.”

Aired: 06/05/20

Expired: 08/20/20

Rating: NR

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Agent Orange and its Devastating Legacy

Interview

Agent Orange and its Devastating Legacy

Learn about the making of the powerful, shocking The People vs. Agent Orange, get an update on a case central to the film, and find out just what the mysterious "Operation Ranch Hand" is.

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