Author: Elyssa Steffenson

Poison Squad Airs January 28 on American Experience

Poison Squad Airs January 28 on American Experience

At the close of the 19th century, technology and industry were booming. More and more Americans migrated to cities and away from farm life and fresh, homegrown food. Completely unregulated, the burgeoning food manufacturing industry took off as millions of Americans needed access to readily available and affordable food. In this pre-refrigeration world, meatpacking and canning companies sought ways to keep their products fresh at […]

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Accept the Call Premieres on Independent Lens

Accept the Call Premieres on Independent Lens

Twenty-five years after Yusuf Abdurahman left Somalia as a refugee to begin his life anew in Minneapolis, Minnesota his worst fear is realized when his 19-year-old-son Zacharia is arrested in an FBI counterterrorism sting. In Accept the Call, premiering this week on Independent Lens, filmmaker Eunice Lau chronicles Yusuf’s journey over three years as he tries to understand why his son would leave his American […]

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Poison Squad: American Experience

Poison Squad: American Experience

Tuesday, January 28, at 9pm on CET

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Howards End

Howards End

Sundays at 8pm, January 12 – February 2 on CET
Mondays at 8pm, January 13 – February 3 on CET Arts

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NOVA: Polar Extremes

NOVA: Polar Extremes

Wednesday, February 5, at 8pm on CET

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FRONTLINE: Amazon Empire – The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos

FRONTLINE: Amazon Empire – The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos

Tuesday, February 18, at 9pm on CET

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January 2020 Sleeper Picks from Jim Wiener

January 2020 Sleeper Picks from Jim Wiener

Our Chief Programming Officer, Jim Wiener, has his DVR set for these sleeper picks. You won’t want to miss these shows! Meet The Lords Saturdays, January 4 to January 18, at 10pm on CET If you wonder why the UK’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson would attempt to bypass Parliament in order to fashion a Brexit deal, check out this 3-part series. The House of Lords […]

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Expedition with Steve Backshall

Expedition with Steve Backshall

Wednesdays at 10pm, January 15 – February 19 on CET

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American Masters: Rothko – Pictures Must Be Miraculous

American Masters: Rothko – Pictures Must Be Miraculous

Sunday, February 23, at 9pm on CET Arts

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Sanditon on Masterpiece

Sanditon on Masterpiece

Sundays at 9pm, January 12 – February 23 on CET

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