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Culture Programs

Curious George Free Screening, Crafts, and Trick Or Treat

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Join WMHT, Curious George, and the Man in the Yellow Hat for a special afternoon event at the Viaport Rotterdam Saturday, October 28 from 1pm - 4pm.

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Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary

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Screening October 1 - November 5, 2017 | Set against the social, political and cultural landscape of the times, Chasing Trane brings saxophone great John Coltrane to life, as a man and an artist.

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I Am Not Your Negro

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Screening November 1, 2017 - January 14, 2018 | One of the most acclaimed films of the year and an Oscar nominee for Best Documentary, I Am Not Your Negro envisions the book James Baldwin never finished.

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Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities

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Screening January 15 - February 18, 2018 | Tell Them We Are Rising explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity.

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Dolores

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Screening February 27 - March 26, 2018 | With intimate and unprecedented access, Peter Bratt's Dolores tells the story of Dolores Huerta, among the most important, yet least-known, activists in American history.

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The Wounds We Feel at Home | Screening and Conversation

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Join us for a screening of WMHT's documentary, 'The Wounds We Feel at Home,' Monday, October 2, 2017, from 6-8pm.

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Look & See: A Portrait Wendell Berry

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Screening March 26 - April 22, 2018 | Look & See: Wendell Berry's Kentucky is a portrait of the changing landscapes and shifting values of rural America in the era of industrial agriculture, as seen through the mind’s eye of award-winning writer and farmer Wendell Berry, back home in his native Henry County, Kentucky.

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Served Like a Girl

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Screening May 1 - May 27, 2018 | Served Like a Girl provides a candid look at a shared sisterhood to help the rising number of homeless women veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and suffer from PTSD, sexual abuse, and other traumas.

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Special Programs: Ken Burns’ THE VIETNAM WAR and Conversation

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Join us for a screening of segments from Ken Burns’ and Lynn Novick's THE VIETNAM WAR followed by special discussions.

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Edna St. Vincent Millay | She Inspires

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A major figure in 20th century American literature, Jazz Age poet Edna St. Vincent Millay was only nineteen years old when she published 'Renaissance,' the poem that launched her career.

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Independent Lens Blog

Independent Lens Wins Four 2017 News and Documentary Emmys

Last night, the 38th annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards were held at the Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P....

12 Documentaries About the Vietnam War on the American Homefront

On Sunday, September 17th, PBS will debut the latest project from Ken Burns and his frequent collaborator Lynn Novick: the ten-part, 18-hour series The Vietnam War...

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