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Community Film Series

KIXE PBS and The Shasta College Foundation Present Indie Lens Pop-Up.


Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together—virtually and in-person—for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS’s Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics and social issues, to family and community relationships.

Every season, there are hundreds of local events hosted by Indie Lens Pop-Up partners across the country. Since its inception in 2005, more than 6,700 Indie Lens Pop-Up events have brought an estimated 400,000 participants together to discuss issues that impact local communities. 

Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation.

May 17th at 6:00PM

Independent Lens

Trailer | When Claude Got Shot


Directed by: Brad Lichtenstein
Approximate running time: 60 min.

In Milwaukee, a 15-year-old attempted to carjack law student Claude Motley and shot him in the face. Through multiple surgeries and catastrophic health care bills, the effects of gun violence upends Claude’s life. Yet he still finds himself torn between punishment for the young man and the injustice of mass incarceration for Black men and boys. Can he find mercy in his heart for his attacker?

WHEN CLAUDE GOT SHOT premieres on Independent Lens Monday, May 9, 2022. Tune in to KIXE, or stream on PBS Video.

In Partnership with Shasta Equal Justice Coalition, KIXE PBS presents a special screening and discussion of' "When Claude Got Shot". This film is part of the "Stories for Justice" initiative through ITVS.