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Great Performances: Hamilton’s America

Posted: July 18th, 2016
The feature film documentary Hamilton’s America brings history to vivid life through the contemporary perspective of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s revolutionary hip-hop musical, Hamilton. The story of Alexander Hamilton is most remembered for its dramatic conclusion, in which Hamilton was killed in a duel by Vice President Aaron Burr. But his ...

American Masters (2016 Season): Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Posted: June 3rd, 2015
Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television in the 1970s, writer/producer Norman Lear’s name is synonymous with the sitcom. With unprecedented access to Lear, his work and his massive personal archives, American Masters – Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You combines stories from his turbulent childhood and early ...

Nature (Season 35) – Giraffes: Africa’s Gentle Giants

Posted: July 21st, 2016
What does it take to relocate a herd of wild giraffes in Africa? One man, his family, and a band of enthusiastic helpers are about to find out. Their journey will take them across the wild heart of Uganda, crossing the mighty Nile River. The size of this operation cannot be underestimated, particularly when your cargo is so precious. That’s ...

Secrets of the Dead: After Stonehenge

Posted: October 17th, 2016
Three-thousand years ago, the Egyptians were building the pyramids but we always believed nothing nearly as advanced was happening in the West. But a new discovery proves we were wrong. Five years ago, the remains of an incredible, ancient site began to emerge from a quarry in eastern England. Because the site is so delicate and precious, experts ...

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