We advance learning and discovery through storytelling that profoundly touches lives.

Learn More
Air Date: Fri, Sep 14, 2018 9:30 PM
Discover the art, life and enduring impact of Tyrus Wong, the renowned Chinese American painter behind Walt Disney’s Bambi. The film features interviews with Wong’s daughters and fellow artists and designers, along with never-before-seen film clips and artwork.
Air Date: Sat, Jul 14, 2018 8:00 PM
This new episode explores the relationships and influences that Mexican and American craft artists have on each other and their cultures. Featuring over 25 artists – weavers, ceramists, papermakers, jewelers, muralists, altar makers – these episodes take viewers to and from the U.S.
Air Date: Fri, May 25, 2018 9:00 PM
Explore the rich history of the Met Opera’s Lincoln Center home and its place in the cultural life of 1950s-60s New York City. Features famed soprano Leontyne Price, the Met’s general manager Rudolf Bing, city planner Robert Moses and architect Wallace Harrison.
Air Date: Sat, May 6, 2017 10:00 PM
Learn the story of farm labor organizer Larry Itliong and a group of Filipino farm workers who instigated The Delano Grape Strike of 1965, which brought about the creation of the United Farm Workers Union (UFW).
Air Date: Fri, Nov 4, 2016 9:00 PM
Join LINCOLN CENTER AT THE MOVIES as Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre showcases its spectacular range, diversity and artistry in this special presentation, which includes the company’s signature work, Revelations, along with three more pieces.
Air Date: Mon, Mar 2, 2015 10:00 PM
Host Whoopi Goldberg introduces the smooth, sexy and sophisticated sounds of the greatest groups and solo artists from the 70s and 80s in this new special. Featured artists include Lou Rawls, The Stylistics, The Chi-Lites, Lionel Richie, Bill Withers and many others.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 17, 2014 8:00 PM
This program celebrates legendary songwriter Burt Bacharach. Host Robert Wagner introduces archival performances by the original artists who made Bacharach’s music famous, including Dionne Warwick (“Walk On By,” “I Say a Little Prayer”), B.J.
Air Date: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 10:00 PM
Providing unique access to some of the most compelling artists of our time, Season 7 of ART IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY features a dozen artists from the United States, Europe and Latin America, and transports viewers to artistic projects across the country and around the world.
Air Date: Fri, Oct 3, 2014 9:00 PM
The star-studded special celebrates the trailblazing music series’ 40th anniversary. With guest hosts Jeff Bridges, Matthew McConaughey and Sheryl Crow, the two-hour program features memorable moments from the show’s remarkable run, anchored by some of the brightest stars in the show’s history returning to the ACL stage for incredible performances.