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History & Documentary Programs

Central Park Five Screening

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Join WMHT and the New York State Writers Institute Friday, April 5, 2013 for a screening of Central Park Five.

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Independent Lens | The Island President

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Watch April 23, 2013 at 12am | See how President Mohamed Nasheed is trying to prevent the drowning of 385,000 Maldivians.

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Central Park Five | A Ken Burns Film

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April 16, 2013 at 9pm | Review the Central Park rape case from the perspective of the wrongly convicted teenagers.

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Independent Lens | Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines

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April 16, 2013 at 12am | Trace the fascinating evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman.

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FRONTLINE | Syria Behind the Lines

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Watch April 9, 2013 at 10pm | Witness the devastating effect of the religious feud that’s shaping Syria’s future.

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Independent Lens | The House I Live In

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April 9, 2013 at 12am | Explore the human-rights implications of America’s least winnable war – the war on drugs.

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Kind Hearted Woman

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Story of a single mother trying to heal following years of abuse.

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Central Park Five

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New film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns premieres on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 9pm on WMHT TV.

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

POV Documentary Blog

PRESS RELEASE: Viktor Jakovleski’s Visually Stunning Documentary Reveals the Grandeur of Tultepec’s National Pyrotechnic Festival

Brimstone Glory has its national broadcast and streaming debut on the PBS documentary series POV and pov.org on Monday, July 2, 2018 at 10 p.m. (check local listings).