History

Norm & Company: Tom Golisano

Fri, 10/14/2022 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

Philanthropist, author, and Paychex founder Tom Golisano joins WXXI President Norm Silverstein for an episode of Norm & Company.

Rise of the Bolsonaros

Tue, 08/30/2022 - 9:00pm

Follow the controversial rise to victory of Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro.

American Experience: Fatal Flood

Tue, 08/22/2023 - 10:00pm

In 1927, the Mississippi River flooded from New Orleans to Illinois, leaving a million people homeless and leading to a major black migration to the North.

American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 9:00pm

In August 1955, a 14-year-old Black boy named Emmett Till was murdered by two white men. His death helped mobilize the civil rights movement.

POV: President

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 9:00pm

How will the new leader of Zimbabwe's opposition party Nelson Chamisa challenges the acting president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, in the 2018 general election?

Frontline "Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack"

Tue, 08/02/2022 - 10:00pm

A dramatic and intimate look inside the Russian assault on Kharkiv.

The Boleyns: A Scandalous Family

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 8:00pm

The Boleyns: A Scandalous Family is an epic tale that follows the rise and fall of the Boleyn family dynasty, whose hunger for power proved to be their undoing. The three-part docu-drama series airs Sundays at 8 p.m., starting August 28, 2022 on WXXI-TV. 

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Searching for Timbuctoo

Thu, 02/02/2023 - 10:00pm

This film tells the little-known story of a Black settlement, established in the wilds of upstate New York.

American Anthems: What You're Here For

Fri, 07/29/2022 - 10:00pm

Singer Ruston Kelly meets Melissa Smith, who runs a performing arts program supporting intellectually disabled adults.

Finding Your Roots: Science Pioneers

Tue, 08/01/2023 - 8:00pm

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus.

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