The true story of the woman who inspired the best selling book. This is a documentary that goes out to the island, visits the Lone Woman's campsite and cave, includes an interview with now deceased author Scott O'Dell, and visually captures the adventure that she experienced all those years ago. Director: Paul Goldsmith. Starring: Steve Schwartz, Lisa D. Thomas, Rene Vellanoweth, Tina Voss
While the walls at The Carlyle don't talk, they definitely whisper. Matthew Mieles brings to life the untold stories of this legendary hotel as heard from the mouths of its own employees and top clientele. Director: Matthew Miele. Starring: Woody Allen, Wes Anderson, Anthony Bourdain, George Clooney, Anjelica Huston, Tommy Lee Jones, Sofia Coppola, Jon Hamm, Lenny Kravitz, Naomi Campbell, Elaine Stritch
It did not start in 1942 with the 'Battle over Los Angeles.' In truth it was thousands of years prior. From the dawn of man, Native American cultures have claimed to be visited by people that came from the stars. There are countless shocking and amazing accounts handed down for generations of aliens from other worlds visiting in our ancient past. These star people educated and civilized humanity and guided the first Americans.
Grammy nominated comedian Bob Saget returns to his home, on the stand-up stage, in his new special, Bob Saget: Zero To Sixty. Filmed as a warm embrace in these troubling times, the comedy legend declares himself to be the last TV father you can trust in this Rish rated hour of entertaining stories, riffing with the audience, words of wisdom, and new original comedy songs.
Journey through Ireland, Scotland, and England to discover how Celtic nations received the gospel of Christ during the Dark Ages, and how the momentum of this revival propelled Christianity through Europe. Witness powerful stories of six saints, including St. Patrick, St. Columba, St. Hilda, and others who moved in supernatural signs and wonders, turning the hearts of nations.
The Chen 56-form is a combination of the first two traditional Chen forms (Lao Jia Yi Lu and Er Lu), designed for beginning students to be used for demonstration and competitions. It is taught with detailed step-by-step instruction, and broken into four sections for easy learning.
The documentary reveals how biologically determined politics has disenfranchised women and people of color, provided a rationale for state sanctioned crimes committed against America's most vulnerable citizens, and now gains new traction under the Trump administration. A radical reassessment of the meaning, use and misuse of gene science. Like no other film before it, this documentary brings to light how false scientific claims have rolled back long fought for gains in equality.
It examines one of the greatest present threats to American democracy: the influence of untraceable corporate money on our elections and elected officials. The film takes viewers to Montana, a frontline in the fight to preserve fair elections nationwide, to follow a local journalist working to expose the real-life impacts of the US Supreme Court's Citizens United decision.
"In 1946, my great-grandfather murdered a black man named Bill Spann and got away with it." So begins Travis Wilkerson's critically acclaimed documentary, which takes us on a journey through the American South to uncover the truth behind a horrific incident and the societal mores that allowed it to happen.
The story of Dr. Vasant Lad's mission to bring the ancient health care system of wellness called Ayurveda from India to the West in the late 1970s. From the director of One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das.
Could engineering secretly be an exciting, creative, heroic realm where the optimists of today are creating the life-saving, world-altering marvels that will make for a safer, more connected, more equal and even more awe-inspiring tomorrow.
In 1992, a young filmmaker named Mike Tollin (Varsity Blues, Coach Carter, Radio) chronicled one season in the lives of the Morningside High basketball team in Inglewood, California. They were the defending state champions, and all five starters were returning for their senior year. They seemed a shoo-in to win a second straight state title, and the five guys all thought they were on a path to become 'the next Jordan.'
Belichick and Parcells. The names are synonymous with NFL greatness and forever link together. No two NFL coaches of their stature worked together for as long. Directed by Ken Rodgers, It traces the four-decade relationship between these coaching masters. They first met when Belichick was a teenager and his father was coaching for Navy while Parcells was coaching at Army. In 1979, they became assistants with the New York Giants.
Art world sensation Ai Weiwei credits him with launching his international . Renowned pianist Lang Lang describes him as a mentor to Chinese artists. Curator Victoria Lu believes that his taste and influence as a collector has been felt around the world. Uli Sigg is not a man who does things by halves. When he took up rowing, he went to the world championships. When he negotiated a joint venture, he wanted to create a model for future partnerships. Director: Michael Schindhelm
There's high school football, and then there's Texas high school football. Oddly enough though, one of the greatest teams in state history has been lost to time, and fate. Directed by Adam Hootnick, is the saga of that team, the 1988 Dallas Carter Cowboys. With 21 players who were offered college scholarships and several who went on to the NFL, Carter managed to win it all on the field, and somehow, they threw it all away. Director: Adam Hootnick
It tells the story of the eugenics movement and its long history in the United States, from its beginnings in the study of heredity to its rise as a popular movement promising to uplift the human race through state-sponsored sterilization, to its influence on immigration laws designed to close our borders to groups deemed genetically inferior. Director: Michelle Ferrari
Alexander von Humboldt completely changed our understanding of nature. This program reveals the fantastic life of this explorer, scientist and naturalist, and recounts his expedition of 1799 - 1804, throughout New Spain. Director: Ana Cruz. Starring: Alexander Holtmann
The inspiring true story of an accomplished open water swimmer's attempt to become the first woman to swim 30 miles through a stretch of cold, rough and shark-inhabited waters off of the San Francisco coast. Director: Kate Webber. Starring: Kim Chambers, Matt Donoghue, Vito Bialla, Simon Dominguez
Forty years after the death of Elvis Presley, a musical road trip across America in his 1963 Rolls Royce explores how a country boy lost his authenticity and became a king while his country lost her democracy and became an empire. Director: Eugene Jarecki. Starring: Alec Baldwin, Tony Brown, James Carville, Chuck D
From the Revolution through the California Gold Rush, it tells the visceral, immersive narrative of the American frontier through the eyes of the most iconic figures who explored and fought to claim the country's vast wilderness. A prequel to the first award-winning miniseries, this four-part docuseries features dramatized portrayals of Daniel Boone, Tecumseh, Lewis & Clark, Davy Crocket and others.
It pays tribute to the beloved Fred Rogers and the nearly 900 episodes of the landmark children's television program first seen in 1968 on PBS. In the 60-minute retrospective hosted by award-winning actor Michael Keaton, enjoy memorable segments including visits with Koko the Gorilla and the iconic trip to the Crayola crayon factory. Starring: Michael Keaton
From Tibet to Australia, Alaska to Norway armed with drones, Go-Pros and helicopters, director Jennifer Peedom has fashioned an astonishing symphony of mountaineers, ice climbers, free soloists, heliskiers, snowboarders, and parachuting mountain bikers. Willem Dafoe provides a narration sampled from British mountaineer Robert Macfarlaine's acclaimed memoir Mountains of the Mind. Director: Jennifer Peedom. Starring: Willem Dafoe
The story of an Auschwitz survivor who spent he life fighting intolerance. Born in Poland, Maryla Michalowski-Dyamant survived Ravensbruck, Malchow and Auschwitz, where she was the forced translator for the 'Angel of Death,' Josef Mengele. Maryla dedicated her life after the war to publicly speaking about her survival to younger generations. Director: Serena Dykman
Victor and Fernando, a devoted, unassuming couple from Mexicali, Mexico, find themselves in the center of a legal firestorm over their desire to get married. Weighing all their options, the pair opt to stay in their hometown of Mexicali and fight for their legal rights. With the help of two committed attorneys, Victor and Fernando withstand a seemingly interminable series of bizarre hurdles and bureaucratic nitpicking with grace and dignity. Director: Cristina Herrera Borquez
Acclaimed filmmaker Darren Aronofsky and award-winning producer Jane Root present a cinematic event series hosted by Will Smith and featuring the only people who have left Earth behind: astronauts. Experience an epic tour-de-force around the globe and into space, revealing the extraordinary forces that make our planet function and allow life to thrive. Starring: Will Smith, Chris Hadfield, Jerry Linenger. Producer: Darren Aronofsky, Jane Root
In 1915 an estimated 1.5 million Armenians were killed by the Ottoman Turks. A Turkish woman, Maya, discovers that her great grandmother was a survivor of the Armenian Genocide. She decides to go to Armenia to take part in the 100 year commencement of the Genocide in an effort to come to terms with her conflicted identity. The Other Side of Home is a universal story of identity, denial and how the experience of genocide creates a ripple effect for generations on both sides. Director: Nare Mkrtchyan. Starring: Ali Cesur, Michelle Yolyan
Documents the story of Mr. Mori, the man who singlehandedly connected American soldiers that died in Hiroshima back to their families, and his dream of reaching out to the relatives of these lost airmen. Director: Max Esposito, Barry Frechette
An intimate look at the indigenous Chinantec People from the state of Oaxaca in Mexico. They inhabit one of the best ecologically preserved regions in Mexico. The Chinantec ancestral strategy is to coexist with the spirits of the forest. They provide viewers with lessons on how to live in harmony with the planet. Director: Daniel Oliveras de Ita
Through gentle stretching, flowing movements, and improved circulation, qi gong can help bring healing energy to the arms, wrists, and hands, and it can benefit the energy channels in each arm. Starring: Lee Holden
Looking for a headache solution outside a pill bottle? Consider trying qi gong exercises. With the ability to help relieve tension, boost circulation, and calm the mind, qi gong can be a powerful and natural remedy for headaches. Starring: Lee Holden
Stress contracts the energy system, which in turn constricts the blood vessels. When we relax, the vessels dilate and the qi flows. Research shows that a daily practice of qi gong can lower blood pressure. Starring: Lee Holden
The Hollywood blockbuster movie captivated audiences worldwide while outraging the Catholic Church. Its plot line, suggesting Jesus was married and fathered children, is presented as fact but how much of the movie is really true? Join our team of real-life code breakers, Renaissance experts, and professors of religion and language as we uncover the truth behind this controversial film.
Directed by Oscar winner Alex Gibney and Emmy winner Blair Foster, and narrated by Jeff Daniels, this is a chronicle of the last 50 years of American music, politics and popular culture. This special documentary offers the unique perspective of a celebrated magazine that always understood that rock 'n' roll was more than just music; it was a cultural force that helped shape America and defined generations. Director: Alex Gibney, Blair Foster. Starring: Blair Foster, Jeff Daniels
Experts from Messis first coach, Pep Guardiola to FOX Sports commentator Warren Barton compare their upbringing, progression into the world of sports, their skills and talents, their current successes and awards, their influence on the game, plus their marketability on and off the field. Hear from rabid die-hard fans, colleagues, competitors such as Gerard Pique and former coaches including Sir Alex Ferguson as they debate which player is the best-of-the-best! Director: Tara Pirnia. Starring: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, David Beckham, Alex Ferguson, Gerard Pique, Shakira
Examines immigration policy under both the Trump and Obama administrations, investigates the origins of zero tolerance, and reveals the journeys and voices of children who were separated from their parents. Starring: Priyanka Boghani, Sarah Childress, Martin Smith
The exploration of Sicily takes the viewer to a place of spectacular beauty, epic human struggle, depth and diversity of culture, philosophic insights, and historic sites. Director: Mark Spano, David Tyson. Starring: Mark Spano
A film about the world's first all-girl punk band, who formed in London in 1976. Contemporaries of the Clash and the Sex Pistols, they are the pioneering godmothers of the musical movement known as 'Punky Reggae.' The film tells the story of the band and the lives of the women involved, from the band's inception in 1976 to the band's end in 2010, coinciding with the death of lead vocalist Ari Up. Director: William Badgly
The stars are always out on National Geographics entertaining and illuminating late-night talk show that is hosted by everyones favorite astrophysicist. Starring: Neil Degrasse Tyson, Mayim Bialik, Jeremy Irons
From the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, host Neil deGrasse Tyson returns, bringing together a rare mix of potentially clashing personalities - celebrities, comedians and the worlds leading scientific experts - to explore a variety of cosmic and science topics, in a way that television has never seen before. Starring: Neil Degrasse Tyson
The astonishing true story of three men who make the chance discovery, at the age of nineteen, that they are identical triplets, separated at birth and adopted to different parents. The trio's joyous reunion in 1980 catapults them to fame but it also sets in motion a chain of events that unearths an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes far beyond their own lives, a secret that goes to very heart of all human behavior. Director: Tim Wardle
With exclusive, unprecedented access is the first film to encompass the remarkable story of Vivienne's life, her fashion, her personality, her activism and her cultural importance. Since igniting the punk movement with ex-partner and Sex Pistols' manager Malcolm McLaren, Dame Vivienne Westwood has been redefining British fashion for over 40 years, and is responsible for creating many of the most distinctive looks of our time. Director: Lorna Tucker. Starring: Vivienne Westwood
Featuring a powerful cast of electronic dance music superstars, including Carl Cox and Martin Garrix, this critically acclaimed documentary explores the past, present and future of electronic dance music. Director: Bert Marcus, Cyrus Saidi. Starring: Carl Cox, Ed Sheeran, Steve Angello
Mexico, our neighbor to the south, is a country rich in culture and ablaze with color. Journey through the seasons and discover the hidden underworlds, diversity of life, and a mosaic of vast landscapes that create a festival of life. Episodes include: Forests of the Maya, Mountain Worlds, and Burning North. Starring: Anthony Mendez
The story of one of America's most popular, but least understood, artists. While his exhibitions routinely broke attendance records, art world critics continually assaulted his work. Through unprecedented access to family members, archival materials, and his work, this program presents the most complete portrait of the artist, bearing witness to a legacy just at the moment it is evolving. Director: Glenn Holsten
In the 2018 high-definition program, learn all about the amazing life of Coretta Scott King and how integral she was to carrying on the legacy. What were the significant events of Coretta's early life? How did Coretta's life change once she married Martin Luther King, Jr.? What role did Coretta Scott King play in the Civil Rights Movement? How did Coretta establish herself as an accomplished activist in her own right?
In the 2018 high-definition program, join young host Kristin as she introduces kids to each letter of the alphabet and dinosaurs from A to Z! Lighthearted, kid-friendly illustrations depict the dinosaurs with fun facts about each one, all while learning uppercase letters. Each uppercase letter of the alphabet gets presented several times, then linked to a corresponding dinosaur, which makes mastering the alphabet fun.
In the 2018 high-definition program, join young host Kristin as she introduces you to each letter of the alphabet and mythical creatures from the 'Land of Make-Believe' from A to Z! Light-hearted, kid-friendly illustrations depict everything from an awesome Abominable Snowman to a silly zombie! And let's not forget the fantastic fairy and miraculous mermaid along the way, all while teaching kids upper-case letters.
In this 2018 high definition program, join the young host as she introduces viewers to each letter of the alphabet and things they find in a boy or girl's bedroom from A to Z! Light-hearted, kid-friendly illustrations depict familiar bedroom items and furniture, all while learning upper-case letters.
In the 2018 high-definition program, join young host Kristin as she takes you on a counting adventure around the zoo from one to twenty! Light-hearted, kid-friendly illustrations depict silly zoo animals doing outlandish activities that make counting them all the more fun. A fast-paced review and follow-up quiz reinforce the content and ensure maximum retention.