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FRONTLINE
Our Man in Tehran, Part 2 of 2

 

More surprising encounters inside the closed society with NYTimes correspondent Thomas Erdbrink. Whether protests about headscarves, visits to America, or dreams of martyrdom, Erdbrink gets Iranians to reveal the intricacies of their private worlds.

 

 

INDEPENDENT LENS
When God Sleeps

 

Explore the journey of Iranian musician Shahin Najafi, forced into hiding after hardline clerics issue a fatwa (Islamic ruling) for his death, incensed by a rap song that focuses on the oppression of women, sexism and human rights abuses.

 

 

THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE
Part 3 of 3

 

Follow four ordinary women with the extraordinary ability to break codes – a skill honed during World War II when they worked undercover at Bletchley Park, site of the United Kingdom’s main decryption establishment. Now, in 1952, Susan, Millie, Lucy and Jean have returned to civilian life, keeping their intelligence work secret from all, including family and friends. A series of ghastly murders targeting women, however, re-unites the team as they set out to decode the pattern behind the crimes.

 

Part 3 of 3
Following the death of a former spy who had been helpful in identifying the perpetrator, the women consider whether to continue their pursuit. Cleverly planting false clues, the murderer leads Susan into a trap.

 

THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE
Part 2 of 3

 

Follow four ordinary women with the extraordinary ability to break codes – a skill honed during World War II when they worked undercover at Bletchley Park, site of the United Kingdom’s main decryption establishment. Now, in 1952, Susan, Millie, Lucy and Jean have returned to civilian life, keeping their intelligence work secret from all, including family and friends. A series of ghastly murders targeting women, however, re-unites the team as they set out to decode the pattern behind the crimes.

 

Part 2 of 3
When Scotland Yard dismisses the women’s theories, the group realizes it’s up to them to stop the killer before he takes his next victim. They identify a suspect and use Lucy to lure him into a trap, but their plan goes badly awry and Lucy is assaulted. Shaken, the women take a different approach, contacting former war department members. Susan plans to meet with a psychiatrist whom she believes has helpful information, completely unaware of the danger that awaits her.

 

THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE
Part 1 of 3

THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE: Part 1 of 3

 

Follow four ordinary women with the extraordinary ability to break codes – a skill honed during World War II when they worked undercover at Bletchley Park, site of the United Kingdom’s main decryption establishment. Now, in 1952, Susan, Millie, Lucy and Jean have returned to civilian life, keeping their intelligence work secret from all, including family and friends. A series of ghastly murders targeting women, however, re-unites the team as they set out to decode the pattern behind the crimes.

 

Part 1 of 3
Susan, noticing a pattern in a string of London murders, contacts her old friends from Bletchley. They treat the crimes like a code to be cracked and try to identify the killer.