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The Day the 60s Died
Tuesday, April 28 at 8 p.m.
The story of the 1970 Kent State shootings and the political fallout of the event are chronicled.
Last Days in Vietnam
Tuesday, April 28 at 9 p.m.
Nominated for an Academy Award® for Documentary Feature. From filmmaker Rory Kennedy, “Last Days in Vietnam” recounts the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War in April of 1975 as the North Vietnamese Army closed ...
Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La
Wednesday, April 29 at 8 p.m.
Learn the true story of a family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the highest forests in the world.
NOVA: Manhunt – Boston Bombers
Wendesday, April 29 at 9 p.m.
A look at how modern technology and old-fashioned detective work helped catch the Boston bombers.
Lost Child: Sayon’s Journey
Thursday, April 30 at 10:30 p.m.
Sayon Soeun confronts his haunting childhood experiences during Cambodia's darkest hour - the genocide claimed an estimated 1.7 million people - revealing for the first time the horrors he witnessed and his struggles as ...
180 Days: Hartsville Teaser
In this second series of the Peabody Award winning documentary we leave the urban school district for a small town called Hartsville in rural South Carolina, where an entire ...
Why Do We Love Zombies?
Zombies are EVERYWHERE!! Wait, don't panic- we mean in pop culture, not outside your window. But why is that? Bad guys and monsters seem to go through phases: one decade ...
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August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand - Full Film
The film premieres Friday, February 20 on PBS to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Wilson’s birth, the 10th anniversary of his death and Black History Month. Unprecedented ...
Des Moines, Hour 2
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW returns to Des Moines, where highlights include a collection of late 1950s and 60s Lucy M. Lewis Acoma Pueblo pottery; an 1820 Russian Loutkin snuff box ...
The Forgotten Plague
The battle against tuberculosis had a profound and lasting impact on the country. It shaped medical and scientific pursuits, social habits, economic development, western ...
Preview 3/19: Mental Disabilities in Film & TV
Can Hollywood make a difference in the way we perceive people with mental illness? MetroFocus presents a special view from some of the biggest names in the movie and TV ...
Blank on Blank
Philip Seymour Hoffman on Happiness
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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Trailer
THE STORY OF CANCER: The Emperor of All Maladies examines cancer with a cellular biologist’s precision, a historian’s perspective and a biographer’s passion. The series ...
La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema - Full Program
Conducted by Alan Gilbert, selections include music by Nino Rota, Ennio Morricone, Luis Bacalov and other composers, performed by the New York Philharmonic and featuring ...
The Last Orangutan Eden
Ecologist Chris Morgan travels to the jungles of Northern Sumatra to document the work being done to save its population of wild orangutans. Asia’s most intelligent ape once ...
Kevin Dundon’s Modern Irish Food
Christmas Made Easy
Kevin shows his audience how to prepare the perfect Christmas dinner: smoked salmon gateau, twice-stuffed turkey, marmalade glazed ham, pork rack with apple compote, cranberry ...
Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Ancient Mystery
How has this unique structure, built on a seismic fault, survived centuries of quakes?
CubAmerican: Interview with Jose Enrique Pardo
Jose Enrique Pardo left Cuba when he was a child - along with nearly a million others - to escape the oppressive Castro regime. As US-Cuban relations are once again thrust ...
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