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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

The Ghost Army

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Watch Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 10pm | Learn about the American GIs who tricked the enemy in WWII with carefully crafted illusions.

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The War | A World Without War

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Watch Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 2pm | WWII March 1945-September 1945.

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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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Secrets of the Dead | Cavemen Cold Case

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Watch Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10pm | Journey to Spain to investigate a double Neanderthal mystery.

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Secrets of the Dead | Death on the Railroad

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Watch Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 10pm | Find out how and why 57 Irish immigrants to the U.S. died in 1832.

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The War | The Ghost Front

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 4:30pm | WWII: December 1944 - March 1945

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The War | Fubar

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 2pm | WWII: September 1944-December 1944

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The War | Pride of Our Nation

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Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 4pm | The end of WWII, there are signs on both sides of the world that the tide of the war is turning.

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The War | A Deadly Calling

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Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2pm | Learn about the war from November 1943 through June 1944.

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Pacific Heartbeat: Hula - Language of the Heart

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Watch Tuesday, May 7, 2013 7pm and 12pm on WMHT WORLD | The Merrie Monarch Hula Festival is a 4 day competition and exhibition that showcases the elegance, power, and rich storytelling of hula.

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

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).