The Silver Mirror

Focus on South Florida: Remembering Maya Angelou

It has been a week of honors and tributes to the great Dr. Maya Angelou. We focus on bringing you the never-before-broadcast outtakes of an interview she did on aging, not long before she died. Angelou talked with Ali Habashi, the director and producer for the award-winning documentary The Silver Mirror. We continue the conversation with Habashi in our studios as we remember Maya Angelou.

My TV 33–06/02/2014

Maya Angelou was an accomplished poet, memoirist, playwright, and civil rights activist, Angelou's work has been widely recognized. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Maya Angelou Gets Candid About Life & Death In Exclusive Footage

Dr. Maya Angelou, the timeless poet and author who often gave life and death perspective, died at the age 86 Thursday. In exclusive, footage that has never aired before, Angelou talks about life, death, and what may come after.


Ali Habashi, documentary filmmaker (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: “The Silver Mirror”

We take an up-close look at the documentary, a collaborative project in which the University of Miami participated. The film investigates the topic of aging in the 21st century, focusing on the reasons and implications of increasing the life span of human beings through the cutting-edge work of leading researchers and scientists from around the world.

My TV 33–10/21/2013