Through A Soldier's Eyes
Dillon Jennings is a father, husband, and soldier. None of his singular experiences define who he is but combined, the threads are sewn into his fabric. Follow Dillon as he travels throughout Italy to see the sights integral to the Allied efforts there. Through A Soldier's Eyes, the Italian efforts of the Red Bulls will come to life.
Crossing the Threshold
Everyone can support returning veterans as they integrate back into the community and work....it starts with listening. Learn from vets helping other vets find their place back home. Crossing the Threshold is part of Veterans Coming Home, a public media effort to support veterans made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Frontline: Ebola Outbreak
FRONTLINE travels to the epicenter of the Ebola crisis to find out how and why the outbreak has spiraled out of control -- and to track the fight to contain the virus's deadly spread.
America After Ferguson
While the facts of the case are still in dispute, for many the story of Ferguson, MO has become a symbol of the larger social divides in America, exposing a persistent disconnect along lines of race, class and identity. Through conversations and special reports, America After Ferguson explores these complex questions raised by the events in Ferguson.
Independent Lens: Happiness
A Himalayan village in Bhutan, the nearest road a three-day walk away, is connected to electricity for the first time. A 9-year-old monk leaves for the city in search of a TV, in a story of the bittersweet seduction of technology and progress.
Independent Lens: Powerless
In Kanpur, India, a city with 15-hour power outages, a nimble young electrician provides Robin Hood-style services to the poor. Meanwhile, the first female chief of the electricity utility company is on a mission to dismantle the illegal connections, for good.
Vietnam War Stories
Three million Americans served in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War. They put away their uniforms and tried to put away their memories, but these are memories that cannot be put away. Vietnam War Stories shares these personal memories of service and sacrifice, and gives us insight into the experience of war.
Bringing the Fallen Home
A film about real American heroes — the brave warriors who gave everything, and the brave families they left behind. Bringing the Fallen Home is the story of America's fallen warriors, their families and those charged with the solemn responsibility of ensuring dignity and honor to the fallen, and care and support to families of the fallen.
Navy SEALS: Their Untold Story
Despite the attention paid to the U.S. Navy SEALs since their daring takedown of Osama bin Laden, the story of how these warriors evolved in response to changing threats and how their abilities shaped history has remained untold. Navy Seals – Their Untold Story recounts the ticking-clock missions of the “Commandoes of the Deep.”
The Last Ridge
More than 60 years ago, the 10th Mountain Division did the impossible in the mountains of Italy, scaling a 2000 foot cliff on a cold winter night to knock the Germans from their impenetrable perch. Narrated by National Public Radio's Scott Simon, The Last Ridge recounts this remarkable World War II story.
Portraits for the Home Front: The Story of Elizabeth Black
Leaving a promising art career behind, Pittsburgh native Elizabeth Black joined the American Red Cross at the height of World War II. On special assignment, she sketched hundreds of soldiers, sailors and airmen throughout Europe and sent the treasured portraits to worried families back home - all across America.
Another Day in Paradise
More than 5,000 sailors live onboard the USS Nimitz. All have left loved ones behind for a deployment to the Persian Gulf. Another Day in Paradise focuses on a pilot, Marine and sailor in different phases of fatherhood as they struggle with family issues while serving their country in the dangerous environment of a nuclear aircraft carrier.