NOVA "The Storm that Drowned a City" on WXXI-TV

Tue, 05/18/2010 - 8:00pm

A minute-by-minute eyewitness account of the Hurricane Katrina disaster.

The Misunderstood Epidemic: Depression on WXXI-TV

Mon, 05/17/2010 - 10:00pm

The stories of men, women and teens trapped by clinical depression.

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Into the Deep: America, Whaling & the World

Fri, 03/23/2012 - 7:00pm

For two centuries, American whale oil lit the world - powering the start of the industrial revolution and laying the groundwork for a truly global economy. 

Synchronized Swimming: The Pursuit of Excellence on WXXI-TV

Tue, 07/20/2010 - 9:00pm

Acclaimed filmmaker, Mark Lewis, reveals the grace, beauty and fierce ambition under the surface of synchronized swimming.

WXXI Members Only Event -- Aging Well, A Second Opinion Screening

Wed, 05/12/2010 - 5:30pm

Please join WXXI on Wednesday, May 12 at 5:30 p.m. for a screening of a Second Opinion episode on Menopause and Therapy Options.

Raising 100,000 Voices Free Public Screening at the Dryden Theatre

Sun, 05/02/2010 - 2:30pm

Please join us for a special screening more than 30 mini-documentaries produced by local teens who share, through film, the issues they face as emerging adults.

WXXI Auction 2010 Kick-Off Show

Sat, 04/24/2010 - 8:00pm

5,000 items up for bid -- tune in and see just a sampling of what the 2010 WXXI Online Auction has to offer.

This American Life: Babysitting

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 9:00pm

Stories of babysitters, and what goes on while mom and dad are away that mom and dad never find out about.

Secrets of the Dead "Escape from Auschwitz"

Thu, 04/19/2012 - 9:00pm

The first documentary entirely dedicated to the story of Rudolph Vrba and Alfred Wetzler’s heroic efforts to expose Nazi atrocities and save lives.

Global Voices "The Dictator Hunter" on PBS World

Wed, 07/21/2010 - 9:00pm

A revealing look at the determination of one American lawyer to bring a Chadian dictator to international justice.

In the Life "Dismantling Hate" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 04/25/2010 - 11:30pm

IN THE LIFE talks to hate crime victims and perpetrators about the nature of hate.

American Experience "Eyes on the Prize" on WXXI-TV

Thu, 04/15/2010 - 9:00pm

This groundbreaking series telling the definitive story of the early Civil Rights Era returns with parts 3 & 4 of this award winning 6 part documentary.  

Through a Dog’s Eyes on WXXI-TV

Wed, 04/21/2010 - 8:00pm

Neil Patrick Harris narrates hopeful stories that show how dogs can affect everyone’s life.

When Families Grieve on WXXI-TV

Wed, 04/14/2010 - 8:00pm

Katie Couric and the Sesame Street Muppets help families cope with death, presenting strategies that are child-appropriate and useful for the whole family.

Frontline“Obama's Deal” on WXXI-TV

Tue, 04/13/2010 - 9:00pm

FRONTLINE goes behind closed doors to examine the political battles and costly compromises that defined the Obama administration’s efforts toward healthcare reform.

American Masters "The Polio Crusade" on WXXI-TV

Mon, 04/12/2010 - 9:00pm

It was the largest public health experiment in American history — a crusade that eradicated polio, one of the 20th-century’s most dreaded diseases.

Independent Lens "Unmistaken Child” on WXXI-TV

Wed, 04/07/2010 - 10:00pm

A Tibetan disciple’s search for the reincarnation of his late master.

PBS Kids Goes Green All Week on WXXI-TV

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 6:00am

Families can join their favorite characters from Curious George, Sesame Street, Super Why! and more as they learn about solar power, pollution, water conservation, biospheres and saving the rainforest.

Growing Greener Schools on WXXI-TV

Thu, 04/01/2010 - 10:00pm

Growing Greener Schools takes a look at green education and engaging students in green schoolyards and gardens, transportation, recycling, stewardship and more.