THE VIETNAM WAR Marathon Weekend

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:00am

THE VIETNAM WAR, a new 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, will air as a marathon offering November 11, 2017 from 11am-9pm & November 12th 12pm-8pm on WXXI-TV.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Ten On-demand

Episode 10: The Weight of Memory (March 1973-Onward) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/28-12/12. Saigon falls and the war ends. Americans & Vietnamese from all sides seek reconciliation.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Nine On-demand

Episode 9: A Disrespectful Loyalty (May 1970-March 1973) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/21-12/5. South Vietnam fights alone as Nixon and Kissinger find a way out for America. Some POWs return.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Eight On-demand

Episode 8: The History of the World (April 1969-May 1970) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/14-11/28. Nixon withdraws troops but upon sending forces to Cambodia the antiwar movement reignites.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Seven On-demand

Episode 7: The Veneer of Civilization (June 1968-May 1969) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/7-11/21. After chaos roils the Democratic Convention, Nixon, promising peace, wins the presidency.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Six On-demand

Episode 6: Things Fall Apart (January 1968-July 1968) on-demand to 10/15 and again 10/31-11/14. Shaken by the Tet Offensive, assassinations and unrest, America seems to be coming apart.

Family Movie Night: Odd Squad: Against The Odds

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 7:00pm

Family Movie Night brings you Odd Squad Against The Odds on WXXI Kids 24/7 channel Friday October 6th at 7pm, repeating on Saturday and Sunday evenings.

Tom's War: Storycorps Animated Short On-Demand

"Tom's War," the newest animated short from StoryCorps, brings a new dimension to our current remembrance of Vietnam. See this animated short on-demand

A Tour of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Highland Park

Take a tour of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Highland Park in Rochester, NY

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Five On-demand

Episode 5: This Is What We Do (July 1967-December 1967) on-demand to 10/15 and again 10/24-11/7. President Johnson escalates the war while promising the public that victory is in sight.

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