Arts and Culture

The Cliburn: 50 Years of Gold

Sun, 10/14/2012 - 2:00pm

Follow the 50-year history of the prestigious Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. 

MASTERPIECE: CLASSIC "Oliver Twist"

Sat, 10/13/2012 - 5:00pm

Charles Dickens’ much-loved story about the young orphan whose request for “more” leads to adventures in early 19th-century London. 

California Forever

Fri, 10/12/2012 - 7:00pm

Celebrate California’s state parks and the importance of their preservation for future generations. 

In the Life: Beyond the Rhetoric

Mon, 10/22/2012 - 12:00am

IN THE LIFE examines the evolution of anti-gay rhetoric, and the reality beyond the spin.

Independent Lens: Love Free or Die

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 8:00pm

The film looks at church and state, love and marriage, faith and identity —and one man’s struggle to dispel the notion that God’s love has limits.

Standing Bear's Footsteps

Mon, 10/15/2012 - 10:00pm

This film recounts the remarkable journey of legendary warrior Chief Standing Bear of the Ponca Nation, who fought injustice not with guns and arrows — but with words.

A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious "Stage Notes"

Sat, 10/06/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join host Robert Hammond as he welcomes

This American Life: What Doesn't Kill You

Thu, 10/11/2012 - 9:00pm

Stories of how people cope after brushes with death.

NOVA "Secrets of the Viking Sword"

Wed, 10/10/2012 - 9:00pm

The Vikings were among the fiercest warriors of all time, and a select few carried the ultimate weapon: a sword nearly 1,000 years ahead of its time.

NATURE: Siberian Tiger Quest

Wed, 10/10/2012 - 8:00pm

Embark with conservation ecologist Chris Morgan on a great challenge: to find and film the Siberian tiger.