POV: Shalom Italia
On the run from Nazis, three Italian Jewish brothers spent months during their childhood hiding in a cave in Tuscany. Nearly 70 years later, they reunite in the country they were forced to abandon and rediscover their hiding place. Amid hearty meals and sweeping landscapes, the octogenarians' quest unexpectedly swells with humor and memories.
POV: Joe's Violin
In Joe's Violin, a donated musical instrument forges an improbable friendship between 91-year-old Holocaust survivor Joe Feingold and 12-year-old Bronx schoolgirl Brianna Perez, proving that the power of music can bring light into the darkest of times, and that a small act can have a significant impact.
POV: Presenting Princess Shaw
Samantha Montgomery placed her dreams on YouTube. Then they became a reality. Presenting Princess Shaw is the extraordinary story of an aspiring musician, down on her luck, who inspired internationally famous musician and composer Ophir "Kutiman" Kutiel to create a magical collaboration that would introduce her talent to a new audience.
POV: Last Men in Aleppo
After five years of war in Syria, the remaining citizens of Aleppo are getting ready for a siege. Through the eyes of volunteer rescue workers called the White Helmets, Last Men in Aleppo allows viewers to experience the daily life, death, and struggle in the streets, where they are fighting for sanity in a city where war has become the norm.
POV: The War Show
Radio host Obaidah Zytoon captures the fate of Syria through the intimate lens of a small circle of friends and journalists. Beginning with peaceful Arab Spring protests in 2011, The War Show offers a four-year, ground-level look at how the country spiraled into bloody civil war.
N.S.E.W.: Start Up - Spirits Lifted
Gary and the crew travel to New Haven, Connecticut to talk to Stacey, the owner of Air Temple Arts, an uplifting and challenging way to exercise and practice circus arts. Then they swing by Providence, Rhode Island to talk to Aaron and Hannah, the co-founders of Sproutel, a company that makes Jerry the Bear to help educate children on diabetes.
N.S.E.W.: Start Up - Maple Alley
Gary and crew head to Vermont to talk to Dori, owner of Tonewood, a business collaborating with sugar makers to create single source, unblended maple products. Then they head to Hamtramck, Michigan to talk to Chris, owner of Fowling Warehouse, a business centered around his homemade backyard sport that combines football and bowling.
N.S.E.W.: Start Up - Coupon Cutter
Gary and crew travel to Detroit, MI to talk to Sebastian of The Social Club Grooming Company. He is realizing his dream of being a business owner and changing the face of the classic barbershop. Then they swing by Buffalo, NY to talk to Patrick who created City Dining Cards, a business that's creating value with a new spin on couponing.