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PS Dance!

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Watch Friday, October 9, 2015 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Hosted by veteran television journalist Paula Zahn, the film explores how dance transforms the lives of children and teens

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Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

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Watch Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 10pm | Take a fresh look at the story of a hiker found dead in an abandoned bus in the Alaskan wilderness.

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American Masters | The Women's List

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Watch Friday, September 25, 2015 at 9pm | Meet 15 women who have created and defined contemporary American culture.

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In Their Own Words | Muhammad Ali

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Watch Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 2pm | Follow Muhammad Ali’s path from a gym in Louisville to boxing successes.

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Give It All Away: Newman’s Own Recipe for Success

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Watch Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 5pm | Trace Paul Newman's legacy of giving. 

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WMHT to Produce New Documentary on Hoffman's Playland

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As part of our ongoing commitment to sharing the stories of our region’s people, places and events, WMHT has announced plans to create a new documentary focused on the history of Hoffman's Playland.

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Hudson River Brick Makers

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Watch Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:30pm | In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the Hudson River Valley was the undisputed world capital of brick making.

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Seneca Ray Stoddard: An American Original

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Watch Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 3:30pm | Explore the life and creative genius of landscape photographer Seneca Ray Stoddard.

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We Served Too: The Women’s Air Force Service Pilots

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Watch Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 6pm | This is a story of a group of young, determined and courageous women during World War II who broke through barriers and shattered stereotypes.

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The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

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Watch Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10pm | Learn the intricacies of the greatest public ceremony of the twentieth century in this unique documentary.

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Superheroes: A Never Ending Battle

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Watch Tuesday, October 15, 2013 from 8pm-11pm | Join host Liev Schreiber to trace the development of comic book heroes and their powerful legacy.

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Side By Side: The Science, Art and Impact of Digital Cinema

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Watch Friday, August 30, 2013 at 9pm | With Keanu Reeves, investigate the history, process and workflow of digital and photochemical films.

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Brunswick

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Watch Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 8pm | Examine the tension between development and farming in the Rensselaer County town of Brunswick.

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Orphans of the Genocide

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Watch Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8pm | Journey through never-before-seen archival footage & discovered memoirs of orphans who lived through the Armenian Genocide.

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Indelible Lalita

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Watch Monday, May 13, 2013 at 8:30pm on WMHT WORLD | The story of a beautiful woman whose resilient spirit survives her body's transformation by cancer, heart failure, and a dramatic loss of skin pigment.

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The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.

POV Documentary Blog

Equipping the Next Generation to Create Impact Through Film

Social Impact Producer and Duke Adjunct Instructor, Heidi Nel, is in conversation with Sini Chen, Duke University Student and intern at American Documentary Inc. (AmDoc).

American Masters

The story of Edgar Allan Poe’s only novel

Edgar Allan Poe's only novel, "The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket," was written at a time when Americans were beginning to clash over the idea of slavery....