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Don't Miss List | July 29 - August 11

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Preview the programs you don't want to miss for the period of July 29 - August 11, 2021 from WMHT. For up-to-date program listings on WMHT-TV, WORLD, CREATE, and WMHT PBS Kids 24/7, visit our schedules page. Click here to sign up to receive our Don't Miss List in your inbox bi-weekly.

Icon: Music Through the Lens

Friday, July 30 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Join us on a thrill ride through the amazing world of music photography.

TV Film

Saturday, July 31 at 10:30pm
Join our host Amani Olugbala to watch “Erie County Smile” by Van Tran Nguyen.

Great Scenic Railway Journeys: 150 Years on the Right Track

Sunday, August 1 at 12pm on WMHT-TV
Take a one-of-a-kind trip through North America with Great Scenic Railway Journeys: 150 Years on the Right Track, hosted by Grammy-winning musician and storyteller David Holt.

POV | Pier Kids

Monday, August 2 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
In New York City, queer and trans youth of color make Christopher Street Pier their own.

Finding Your Roots | Freedom Tales

Tuesday, August 3 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
Dr Gates traces the family history of S. Epatha Merkerson and Michael Strahan.

Nature | Super Cats: Episode 2 - Cats in Every Corner 

Tuesday, August 3 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
Discover how cats have conquered the world, thriving in almost every landscape on Earth.

Classic Albums: Pink Floyd- Dark Side of the Moon 

Friday, August 6 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
Listen as members of the band tell the story behind one of the greatest albums ever made.

Sinatra in Concert at the Royal Festival Hall

Saturday, August 7 at 4pm on WMHT-TV
SINATRA IN CONCERT AT ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL was filmed at London’s famous Royal Festival Hall on November 16, 1970 and later broadcast as a television special by CBS. The setlist includes classics such as “Pennies From Heaven,” “I’ve Got You Under My Skin,” “My Kind Of Town” and “My Way,” as well as a superb rendition of George Harrison’s love song “Something.” The concert was introduced by HSH Princess Grace of Monaco, the former Grace Kelly, who had co-starred with Sinatra in the film High Society.

In Their Own Words: Princess Diana

Sunday, August 8 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
Explore how Princess Diana evolved into one of the most impactful icons of our time.

POV | Minding the Gap

Monday, August 9 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust Belt hometown.

FRONTLINE: In the Shadow of 9/11

Tuesday, August 10 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
How seven men in Miami were indicted for the biggest alleged Al Qaeda plot since 9/11.

NOVA: Operation Lighthouse Rescue

Wednesday, August 11 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Join engineers as they race to rescue a historic lighthouse from certain doom.

PASSPORT PICKS: Us l Austin City Limits: Allen Toussaint l All Creatures Great & Small

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Searching for Albie in Venice, Douglas bonds with his new friend Freja.

Austin City Limits

Enjoy an hour with New Orleans soul pioneer Allen Toussaint.

All Creatures Great and Small

The heartwarming story, based on the beloved books, comes to life on-screen!