Kartemquin's award-winning film <a href="http://" _cke_saved_href="http://" www.milkingtherhino.org"="">Milking the Rhino</a></em> will be broadcast this Thursday, July 21 at 10pm on WTTW 11 Chicago PBS. The broadcast is the fifth film in the Kartemquin <a href="http://www.kartemquin.com/45" _cke_saved_href="http://www.kartemquin.com/45">45th anniversary</a> series by Chicago's premier public television station. Check out a video of director/producer David E. Simpson introducing the film. <iframe width="512" height="308" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/G3nBBZ1VY_g" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <em>Milking the Rhino</em> portrays rural Africans at the vanguard of community-based conservation, turning the cameras away from the wildlife and onto the lives of the humans who share the land with them. Appointed Four Stars by the Chicago Tribune and hailed as "refreshingly optimistic fare" by Variety, <em>Milking the Rhino</em> originally aired internationally through PBS Independent Lens. continues to resonate with audiences worldwide. During the past year alone, MILKING THE RHINO screened in Romania, Texas, China, Argentina, Uruguay, Utah, New Mexico, Oregon, Colorado, California, New York, Germany and the Kansas International Film Festival - where the film received the Audience Award for Best Documentary. <em>Milking the Rhino</em> is available on <a href="http://kartemquin.com/store/product/KTQ0054" _cke_saved_href="http://kartemquin.com/store/product/KTQ0054">DVD from our store</a> and for download or rental <a href="http://www.apple.com/itunes/affiliates/download/?id=324188888" _cke_saved_href="http://www.apple.com/itunes/affiliates/download/?id=324188888">via iTunes</a> within the United States. You may also view it streaming on <a href="http://movies.netflix.com/WiMovie/Milking_the_Rhino/70115380?strkid=1868... _cke_saved_href="http://movies.netflix.com/WiMovie/Milking_the_Rhino/70115380?strkid=1868.... Add the film to your Netflix queue! Viewers outside of the United States may view RHINO via <a href="http://www.joiningthedocs.tv/main.aspx?content=777006774273" _cke_saved_href="http://www.joiningthedocs.tv/main.aspx?content=777006774273">Joining the Docs</a>.</p>
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