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Air Date: Fri, Jun 26, 2020 10:00 PM
Fred Astaire is one of the most famous dancers of all time, but many people don’t know his career dancing with Hollywood’s biggest starlets greatly frustrated and depressed him.
Air Date: Mon, Jun 15, 2020 11:30 PM
Films about the LGBTQ experience around the world. Reluctantly Queer: a young gay man from Ghana struggles to reconcile his love for his mother with his sexuality through a series of letters in this deceptively simple yet powerful piece.
Air Date: Tue, May 26, 2020 8:00 PM
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the Jewish heritages of actor Jeff Goldblum, radio host Terry Gross and comedian Marc Maron, uncovering previously unknown stories that show each shares much more with their ancestors than a religious tradition.
Air Date: Mon, May 18, 2020 9:00 PM
Take a rare look into the life and perspective of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas as he discusses his life, legacy and legal theories.
Air Date: Sat, Apr 25, 2020 9:00 PM
Meet three women who are geneticlly predisposed to breast cancer. Follow Alejandra, Lilith and Bonnie as they undergo life-altering medical procedures in the hope of reducing their risk — and saving their lives.
Air Date: Wed, Apr 15, 2020 9:00 PM
Diabetes is an epidemic that affects 100 million Americans, costing over $350 billion annually. Explore the history and science of this hidden crisis and meet some of the faces behind the statistics whose stories bring insights and hope.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 14, 2020 8:00 PM
Geneticists wrestle with the moral implications of groundbreaking new technologies that offer both promise and peril. Audrey, a determined young scientist with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, researches a treatment for her own condition.
Air Date: Mon, Apr 13, 2020 10:30 PM
Enjoy a highly-curated slate of fresh and relevant character-driven films covering a wide range of subject matter. These short documentaries challenge audiences with bold content and showcase poignant aspects of human life.   There’s No Place Like Home Portraits and stories from people who live life on the margins.
Air Date: Wed, Apr 8, 2020 9:00 PM
Scientists are coming to understand fat as a system akin to an organ — one whose size may have more to do with biological processes than personal choices. Explore the mysteries of fat and its role in hormone production, hunger and even pregnancy.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 7, 2020 8:00 PM
A fascinating history of the human genome weaves together science and personal stories. Patients with rare genetic diseases and their doctors seek to discover cures, often in a race against time.
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