We are getting ready for the annual holiday that pays tribute to the men and women who serve & served in our armed forces. With this in mind, a time-honored tradition in our nation’s capital is the National Memorial Day Concert. For the past thirty-one years, we are not only entertained by wonderful actors and […]
Welcome to the latest edition of THE INTERVUE! On today’s episode, let me ask a question. How much do you know about the U.S. Constitution? In the upcoming three part documentary, A More or Less Perfect Union, A Personal Exploration by Douglas H. Ginsburg, explores the foundational document that governs those who govern us – […]
In today’s INTERVUE, America is getting ready to turn 243 years this Saturday and we are celebrating n this style with our annual July 4th celebration, A Capitol Fourth on PBS! While the program is not taped live as with previous years, the fortieth anniversary promises to deliver the same triumphant performances that bring the […]
PBS will address race and racism in America with a series of specials and streaming content including: Race Matter: America in Crisis, A PBS Newshour Special; America in Black and Blue 2020; Films with Historical Context by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and more through the month of June. America in Black and Blue 2020 will […]
On this edition of THE INTERVUE, Memorial Day is around the corner for us and the people of Washington, you know what that means. A time-honored tradition returns to television, the 31st Annual National Memorial Day Concert on Sunday night at 8pm EST on PBS. While the concert won’t be televised live this year, due […]
PBS has announced the premiere date for a new special – In This Together: A PBS American Portrait – that will share how Americans are adapting to the coronavirus pandemic. In This Together: A PBS American Portrait will air on Friday, May 8th – and will begin streaming on all station-branded PBS platforms, including PBS.org […]
Long before the Covid-19 virus reached its current pandemic designation, much of the ‘information’ on the internet has been, shall we say, dodgy. Now with the pandemic, there is a wealth of misinformation about how to deal with it. Niall Ferguson’s Networld – currently streaming on PBS.Org, PBS APP and Youtube – examines the spread […]
Lynn Novick (The Viet Nam War, Prohibition, Frank Lloyd Wright, The War) has directed and produced a new documentary series, College Behind Bars, that reveals the transformative power of higher education through the experiences of incarcerated men and women. The four-part docu-series will air on PBS in November. Details follow.
A new drama based on Wilkie Collins’ classic Victorian mystery novel, The Woman in White, will premiere on PBS on October 21st (check local listings for times). Following an encounter with a mysterious woman in white, young teacher Walter Hartwright finds himself drawn him into a web of mystery and deception that transforms his life forever.
Tom Voss and Anthony Anderson are Iraq veterans who came home with demons. In order to deal them, they decided to walk from Milwaukee to Santa Barbara – while also raising awareness of the pandemic of suicides among veterans. POV is telling their story in a documentary called Almost Sunrise – appropriately premiering following Veteran’s […]
The Child In Time is a lyrical and heart-breaking exploration of love, loss and the power of things unseen. Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Stephen Lewis, a successful writer of children’s books, who is confronted with the unthinkable: the loss of a child. A co-production with BBC One, The Child In Time will air on Masterpiece on PBS in 2018.