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Independent Lens | Can't Hold Me Back | PBS

Duration: 17:43 (Full Program)
Program: Independent Lens #105
Broadcast Date: Sep. 24, 2013

Can't Hold Me Back follows Detroit teen Fernando Parraz as he overcomes a mountain of roadblocks to become the first in his family to earn a high school diploma — his ticket out of the struggles of inner-city poverty and violence. He finds support from an unlikely figure: his father, a former gangster who has suffered the costs of his own mistakes.

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Post Date: September 24, 2013
Expiration Date: March 1, 2023