The Light

Behind "The Light": Zhalarina

Clip | 1m 2s  | Video has closed captioning.

Go behind the scenes to meet Zhalarina Sanders, The Light's writer, creator and performer in this autobiographical love story. Zhalarina plays both her mother Diji and herself in a narrative about coming-of-age and self-actualization. She employs her considerable talents as an actress, writer and musician in a tale composed of what she describes as the "not so great moments of life."

Aired: 05/19/20

Rating: NR

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The Light is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.

Funding for The Light is provided in part by Steven Vedro and Beverly Gordon, and Friends of PBS Wisconsin.