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She began as Matangi. Daughter of the founder of Sri Lanka’s armed Tamil resistance, she hid from the government in the face of a bloody civil war. When her family fled to London, she became Maya, a precocious, creative teen. The world met her as M.I.A. when she emerged on the global stage, having created a mashup identity that pulled from every corner of her journey. Viewers are given intimate access to the artist in her battles with the music industry and mainstream media as her fame explodes. ...  


96 Minutes

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