WXXI Past Events Archive

These are events that have been featured in the past on the WXXI website. It is not a complete list of all events. For current events, please visit our main WXXI Events page.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 7:00pm

Filmmaker Aliona van der Horst followed the trail of the unconventional Dutch-Japanese pianist and artist Tomoko Mukaiyama who made a huge work of art on the theme of womanhood and fertility.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 - 7:00pm

This documentary is about young Eastern European women who’ve been drawn into a netherworld of sex trafficking and abuse.

Monday, March 25, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

This documenaty looks at female superheroes, warrior princesses, and other icons of women's empowerment in pop culture.

Sunday, March 24, 2013 - 7:00pm

Pink Saris chronicles one survivor’s fight for women’s rights in rural India.

Saturday, March 23, 2013 - 11:00pm

MVP Health Care’s Little Buddies series presents this documentary set in Northern Iraq.

Saturday, March 23, 2013 - 1:00pm

This film follows a group of young Afghan women who strive to become world-class boxers.

Friday, March 22, 2013 - 7:00pm

A groundbreaking investigation about one of America’s most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military.

Monday, March 18, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us for a preview screening of this intimate portrait of life for the first graduating class of Washington Metropolitan High School.

Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Elmo Makes Music, a Sesame Street Live Production, is coming to town, and WXXI has a discount for its members.

Monday, March 11, 2013 - 2:00pm - Sunday, March 31, 2013 - 11:30pm

Free online, March 1 – 31

#SheDocs brings you the best independent documentaries that tell the stories of women and girls defying odds and rising to leadership positions throughout history. Ten free films will be available online from March 1 – 31 in celebration of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day!