History


New! Episode 1: New Worlds (Native America) 54 min.

Native innovators lead a revolution in music, building, and space exploration. From the surface of Mars to the New York City hip hop scene to the Pine Ridge Reservation, Native traditions are transforming life on Earth and other worlds.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023

New! Episode 2: Warrior Spirit (Native America) 54 min.

Across Native America, warrior traditions support incredible athletes and connect people to combat, games and glory. Celebrate and honor the men and women who live and breathe this legacy today.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023

New! Episode 3: Women Rule (Native America) 54 min.

Native women are leading, innovating and inspiring in the arts, politics and protecting the planet. "Native America" explores the diverse ways they carry forward deep traditions to better their communities, their lands and the world.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023

New! Episode 4: Language Is Life (Native America) 54 min.

Celebrate the power of Native languages and the inspirational people who are saving them. From secret recordings to Star Wars films dubbed in Navajo, follow the revolutionary steps transforming Native America.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023

New! Native America 60 min.

What was the New World like before it encountered the Old? Now, scientific expeditions in North and South America are woven with drama recreations to investigate and present a new vision of America, and how the clash of civilizations forever altered the history of our world.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023

New! Donyale Luna: Supermodel 94 min.

"Donyale Luna: Supermodel" chronicles the remarkable life and career of Donyale Luna, the first Black model to grace the cover of both Harper's Bazaar and Vogue. Born Peggy Ann Freeman in Detroit, Michigan, Luna became a larger-than-life character who broke barriers in the fashion industry, challenged the prevailing ideals of beauty, and influenced culture - all before her untimely death at age 33...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2023

New! 5th Paragraph Invalids 53 min.

The term 5th Paragraph Invalids referred to a long-standing discrimination faced by Soviet Jews, who were denied access to higher education and certain jobs due to suspicions of dual loyalty. In March 2020, filmmaker Boris Maftsir conducted Zoom interviews with 20 Israeli immigrants who left the Soviet Union in 1990/1991 from Moscow, Leningrad, and Kyiv. The film reveals the stark contrast between...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2023

Mayor Humphrey of Minneapolis 58 min.

Hubert Humphrey was Mayor of the city of Minneapolis from 1945 to 1948, and in only three short years in office, he changed the face of the city. With little administrative power to counter the deep rooted corruption in the city, Mayor Humphrey had to use unconventional tactics to get things done. Interviews with Bill Moyers, President Carter, Art Naftalin and others, this documentary examines Hum...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2023

America and the Taliban 180 min.

Examine how America's 20-year investment in Afghanistan culminated in Taliban victory, drawing on decades of on-the-ground reporting, and interviews with Taliban and US officials.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023

America and the Taliban: Part 1 54 min.

How America's 20-year investment in Afghanistan culminated in Taliban victory. Drawing on decades of on-the-ground reporting, and interviews with Taliban and US officials, hour one of an investigation of the missteps and consequences.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2023