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Official Trailer | Accept the Call | Independent Lens | PBS

Official Website: | #AcceptCallFilmPBS 25 years after Yusuf Abdurahman left Somalia as a refugee to begin his life anew in Minnesota — which has the largest population of Somalis in America — his worst fear is realized when his 19-year-old-son Zacharia is arrested in an FBI counterterrorism sting operation. Accept the Call captures the story of a father and son attempting to mend their relationship after breaking each other’s hearts. Premiering Monday, January 20, 2020. Check local listings: Subscribe to the PBS channel for more clips: Enjoy full episodes of your favorite PBS programs and at FOLLOW INDEPENDENT LENS: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: FOLLOW PBS: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: Shop: INDEPENDENT LENS is television’s home for independent documentary film. Each week the award-winning series delivers engaging documentaries crafted by the industry’s boldest filmmakers. Independent Lens films have won 19 Emmy Awards, 16 Peabody Awards, five duPont-Columbia University Awards, and have received 10 Academy Award nominations. Independent Lens won the 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2017 International Documentary Association (IDA) Award for Best Continuing Series.