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INDEPENDENT LENS | RECYCLE | Film Clip #3 | PBS

http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/recycle/ Ride shotgun with ex-Mujahideen fighter Abu Amar and his son through the chaotic streets of Zarqa, Jordan -- a hotbed of political extremism and birthplace of the infamous al-Qaeda leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. Follow Amar's daily life as he scours the streets to earn a meager living collecting cardboard to recycle and struggles with his faith and the social realities of life in the Middle East. In this clip, a friend of Abu Ammar describes almost getting killed by extremists and American soldiers during an ill-fated scheme to sell used vehicles in Iraq. RECYCLE premieres Tuesday, March 31 on INDEPENDENT LENS, a weekly series airing on PBS. Hosted by Terrence Howard, the acclaimed series showcases powerful and innovative independent films. Presented by ITVS, INDEPENDENT LENS is broadcast on PBS stations nationwide. Visit the Web site for more: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/recycle/
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