John Lewis: Get in the Way
Follow the journey of civil rights hero, congressman and human rights champion John Lewis. At the Selma March, Lewis came face-to-face with club-wielding troopers and exemplified non-violence. Now 76, he is considered the conscience of Congress.
America ReFramed: 70 Acres in Chicago: Cabrini Green
Explores the effects of the Plan for Transformation, an order requiring the demolition of Chicago’s public housing high rises, and the building of mixed-income condominiums. 70 Acres in Chicago illuminates the layers of socio-economic forces, and the questions behind urban redevelopment and gentrification taking place in U.S. cities today.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors 503
Exclusive conversations between some of today’s most acclaimed actors, including Colin Farrell and Hugh Grant, Dev Patel and Octavia Spencer, Sally Field and Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali and Greta Gerwig, and Adam Driver and Michael Shannon. From the series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors 502
Exclusive conversations between some of today’s most acclaimed actors, including Natalie Portman and Michelle Williams, Amy Adams and Andrew Garfield, Taraji P. Henson and Ryan Reynolds, and Annette Bening and Naomie Harris. From the series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors 501
Exclusive conversations between some of today’s most acclaimed actors, including Viola Davis and Tom Hanks, Molly Shannon and Emma Stone, Casey Affleck and Nicole Kidman, and Jeff Bridges and Matthew McConaughey. From the series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.
Independent Lens: TOWER
On August 1, 1966, a sniper rode the elevator to the top floor of the University of Texas Tower and opened fire, holding the campus hostage. When the gunshots were finally silenced, the toll included 16 dead, three dozen wounded, and a shaken nation left trying to understand. TOWER is the gripping story of America's first mass school shooting.
Reel South: An Enduring Legacy
Little known even in their home state, the Croatians of Lower Plaquemines Parish have used grit and determination to build an oystering industry that has made Louisiana famous. Follow the lives of four people who embody the 150-year Croatian experience in Louisiana and share in the history of this unique tight-knit community.
Reel South: Red Wolf Revival
Three decades ago, the nearly extinct red wolf was reintroduced in North Carolina. While this flagship conservation effort paved the way for reintroducing several other species across the country, today fewer than 100 wild red wolves remain - and their fate hinges on significant biological, political, cultural and economic challenges.