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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.

Young American Heroes "Frederick Douglass: Pathway From Slavery to Freedom" on WXXI-TV

Thu, 04/01/2010 - 5:30pm

Young American Heroes follows Frederick Douglass' early life from slavery to freedom.

Great Performances: Dance in America: NY Export "Opus Jazz"

Sun, 06/23/2013 - 3:00pm

This film takes the overlooked Robbins’ masterpiece off the stage and places it into the landscapes that inspired it, filmed on locations all over the five boroughs of New York City.

Viewers' Choice! Ed Sullivan's Rock and Roll Classics - The Sixties on WXXI-TV

Mon, 03/22/2010 - 9:30pm

From the Beatles to the Doors, The Ed Sullivan Show served up an unparalleled roster of timeless artists.

Shipping Out: The Story of America's Seafaring Women

Wed, 03/20/2013 - 2:00pm

Meet women who hold jobs in commercial shipping, working on container ships, bulk cargo carriers and tankers, as well as coastal tugs, barges, and ferry boats, all on America’s waterways.

P.O.V. No More Tears Sister on PBS World

Tue, 03/09/2010 - 9:00pm

"This is a deeply moving film on the life and courageous witness of a remarkable person. Rajani Thiranagama's commitment to peace, justice and coexistence is a great inspiration for all involved in the struggle for human rights." - Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Sister Aimee, American Experience on PBS World

Tue, 03/09/2010 - 8:00pm

A complex and revealing portrait of one of the most significant religious figures of the early 20th century.

More Funny Ladies of British Comedy on WXXI-TV

Sat, 03/13/2010 - 9:00pm

This new special features the most talented comedic actresses from British comedies by showcasing clips of their funniest moments.

First Ladies of Music on Classical 91.5

Wed, 03/03/2010 - 9:00pm

Celebrate Women's History Month with this month-long series highlighting female musicians' contributions both as performers and composers.

The Pluto Files on WXXI-TV

Tue, 03/02/2010 - 8:00pm

10 years after Pluto was officially reclassified from planet to plutoid Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the American Museum of Natural History’s Hayden Planetarium, looks into how this icy body sparked such fierce debate.