Airs: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 5:30pm
Is there any end to the skyrocketing costs of higher education? What are its cuases? And is a college education-- with often accompanying student debt-- still a valuable investment of time and money?
Saturday, December 7, 2013 - 8:00pm
Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 1:00am
Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 7:00am
Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 3:00pm
The film follows a year in the life of Sharif El-Gamal, developer of the so-called "Ground Zero Mosque," a Muslim-led community center two blocks from the World Trade Center. With unlimited access to his home and office, the film paints a portrait of a Muslim-American businessman up against impossible odds.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 6:00am
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 8:00pm
Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 1:00am
Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 7:00am
Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 3:00pm
Legendary radio personality Bob Fass revolutionized late night FM radio by serving as a cultural hub for music, politics and audience participation for nearly 50 years. Long before today's innovations in social media, Fass utilized the airwaves for mobilization encouraging luminaries and ordinary listeners to talk openly and take the program in surprising directions.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 6:00am
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 12:00pm
Saturday, December 21, 2013 - 8:00pm
Sunday, December 22, 2013 - 1:00am
Sunday, December 22, 2013 - 7:00am
Sunday, December 22, 2013 - 3:00pm
MY LOUISIANA LOVE traces a young woman's quest to find a place in her Native American community as it reels from decades of environmental degradation. Monique Verdin returns to Southeast Louisiana to reunite with her Houma Indian family. But soon she sees that her people's traditional way of life is threatened by a cycle of man-made environmental crises.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 25, 2013 - 6:00am
Wednesday, December 25, 2013 - 12:00pm
Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 8:00pm
Sunday, December 29, 2013 - 1:00am
Sunday, December 29, 2013 - 7:00am
Sunday, December 29, 2013 - 3:00pm
Once known as the California Riviera, the Salton Sea is now called one of America's worst ecological disasters: a fetid, stagnant, salty lake, that coughs up dead fish and birds by the thousands in frequent die-offs that occur.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 6:00am
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 12:00pm
Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 1:00am
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 7:00am
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 3:00pm
The New Public follows the lives of the ambitious educators and lively students of Bed Stuy's new Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (BCAM) over the course of the founding year, with the filmmakers returning three years later to again document the senior year of that first graduating class. Beginning in August 2006, just days before BCAM will open its doors for the first time.
The Brooklyn Bridge, the Empire State Building, the World Trade Center: for more than 120 years, Mohawk ironworkers have raised America's modern cityscapes. They are called 'sky walkers' because they walk fearlessly atop steel beams just a foot wide, high above the city. Who are these Mohawk sky walkers? What is their secret for overcoming fear?
On call 24 hours a day for the past five years, a group of senior citizens has made history by greeting nearly 800,000 American troops at a tiny airport in Bangor, Maine. This film is an intimate look at three of these greeters as they confront the universal losses that come with aging and rediscover their reason for living.
The Medicine Game shares the remarkable journey of two brothers from the Onondaga Nation driven by a single goal; to beat the odds and play lacrosse for national powerhouse Syracuse University. The obstacles in their way are frequent and daunting.
After Happily Ever After is Emmy winning filmmaker Kate Schermerhorn's quirky, funny and movingpersonal quest for the secret to a happy marriage and for answers to some timely questions about an institution which might just be due for some review.