WXXI World

WXXI World features documentary, public affairs and news programming from public television's award-winning signature series and acclaimed independent filmmakers.

Where to watch

WXXI World can be viewed over-the-air on Digital Television channel 21.2 as well as on Time Warner Cable channel 1275. Some, but not all programming is available on-demand (including full episodes in the WXXI Video Player)

Upcoming on WXXI World

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 4:00pm
 The moving and haunting story of four former internees of the Poston Relocation Center. 
Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 10:00pm
This award-winning film travels with a Chinese couple, part of the 130 million migrant workers who journey to their home villages every spring for the New Year.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
The story of the response in San Francisco when AIDS decimated a community.

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Recently on WXXI World

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 7:00pm
In 1976, Hawaiians sailed the traditional voyaging canoe Hōkūle‘a from Hawai‘i to Tahiti and proved to the world that their ancestors had explored the vast expanse of the Pacific Ocean by navigating with the stars.
Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 10:00pm
With wit and charm, The Grace Lee Project puts a hilarious spin on the eternal question, "What's in a name?"
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
Explores the intersection of rugged urban b-boyin’ (breakdancing) and the traditional roots of Hmong culture.