[Videonews] Next Week! SISTERS IN LAW Broadcast Premiere on PBS

Sarah Reynolds (sreynolds@WMM.com)
Wed, 21 Nov 2007 13:37:29 -0500

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Critic and Audience Favorite SISTERS IN LAW has National Broadcast
Premiere on Emmy Award-Winning Series, Independent Lens, Nov. 27
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NATIONAL BROADCAST PREMIERE!
PBS | NOV 27 | 10 PM

Check Local Listings:
www.pbs.org/independentlens/sistersinlaw/

Watch the Trailer:
www.wmm.com/sistersinlaw

"POSITIVELY SOARS...
Who are these women, and can they please
take over the world soon?"
- Nathan Lee, New York Times

"INSPIRATIONAL"
- J. Hoberman, Village Voice

After winning more than twenty awards (including the Cannes Film
Festival's prestigious Prix Art et Essai), screening at more than 150
film festivals around the world, and a national theatrical release
that had critics and audiences raving, SISTERS IN LAW finally comes to
U.S. TV! WMM is pleased to announce the broadcast premiere of this
acclaimed documentary on the Emmy Award-winning PBS series,
Independent Lens, November 27 at 10 pm on most PBS stations.

AWARDS

** Cannes Film Festival, Prix Art et Essai **
** Cannes Film Festival, Special Mention Europa Cinemas **
** Int'l Doc Film Festival, Amsterdam (IDFA), Audience Award **
** The Royal TV Programme Awards, Best Single Doc **
** Hawaii Int'l Film Festival, Best Documentary **
** Royal Anthropological Institute Film Fest, Audience Award **
** Santa Barbara Film Festival, Social Justice Award **
** RAI Film Festival, Oxford, Basil Wright Award **
** Grierson Award, Best Doc on Contemporary Issue, UK **
** Women's Film Critics Circle, Adrienne Shelly Award **

ABOUT THE FILM
Florence Ayisi, this totally fascinating, often hilarious doc is set
in a small courthouse in Cameroon where two women determined to change
a village are making progress that could change their country. Learn
more.

For more information about the film and its broadcast, visit:
www.wmm.com/sistersinlaw

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