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Air Date: Sat, May 20, 2017 10:00 PM
This film is an intimate family story that reveals the impact of America’s Chinese Exclusion Acts on one family, over two centuries in three countries on four generations of women.
Air Date: Sun, Dec 25, 2016 9:00 PM
Hear first-person stories of refugees and migrants fleeing war and persecution for Europe, told through camera-phone footage filmed by the families themselves as they leave their homes on dangerous journeys to seek safety and refuge.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 19, 2016 10:00 PM
Follow four children surviving in war-torn Aleppo and their escape to a new life in Germany. The program films the family over three years, from the siege of their city to the kidnapping of their father to the struggle of becoming refugees.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 24, 2015 8:00 PM
Discover the brutal truths behind the Pilgrims’ arrival in the New World and the myths of Thanksgiving. Director Ric Burns explores the history of our nation’s beginnings in this epic tale of converging forces.