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Watch previews, scenes and cast interviews from some of your favorite PBS and WMHT History & Documentary programs. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please try our video player. Click on the programs to view previes and air dates.

History & Documentary Programs

For the Love of Their Brother

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Watch Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 3pm on WMHT-TV | FOR THE LOVE OF THEIR BROTHER is the heroic story of New York firefighter Stephen Siller, who died on 9/11, and his loving family who were determined to honor his life.

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FRONTLINE | The Man Who Knew

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Watch Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | John O'Neill, the FBI's expert on Al Qaeda, warned of its threat. But his maverick style doomed his career.

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POV | The Birth of Sake

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Watch Monday, September 5, 2016 at midnight on WMHT-TV | Go behind the scenes of Yoshida Brewery to see how artisans create saké, Japan’s revered rice wine.

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Preview Screening | Hamilton's America

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Join us for a free preview screening of Hamilton's America on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 5:30pm.

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Objects and Memory

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Watch Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 2pm on WMHT-TV | Examine the response to items recovered or offered after 9/11 and other national tragedies.

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FRONTLINE | The Choice

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Watch Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | View profiles of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, two polarizing presidential candidates.

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American Experience | The Boys of '36

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Premieres Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV. Additional Air Dates on WMHT WORLD | Explore the thrilling story of the American rowing team that triumphed at the 1936 Olympics in Nazi Germany.

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POV | Iris

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Watch Monday, August 8, 2016 at 11pm on WMHT-TV | Meet Iris Apfel, a 93-year-old style maven with an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene.

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JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

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Watch Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at 8pm on WMHT-TV | Discover how LBJ worked behind the scenes to ensure JFK’s legacy and transformed America.

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American Experience | The Presidents

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Watch August 2016 on WMHT-TV | 20th century biographies that offer an intimate and compelling look at the men who have defined and re-defined the modern presidency.

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Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

New York NOW: Education & History

Revisiting the Attica Uprising

It was 45 years ago this month that the state and nation's attention was captured by the prison uprising in the...

POV Documentary Blog

Subverting North Korean Propaganda Through Documentary

These films show what's really happening within North Korea's closed borders.