POV: Dance for Me VIDEO
Professional ballroom dancing is very big in little Denmark. Since success in this intensely competitive art depends on finding the right partner, aspiring Danish dancers often look beyond their borders to find their matches. In Dance for Me, 15-year-old Russian performer Egor leaves home and family to team up with 14-year-old Mie, one of Denmark's most promising young dancers. Strikingly different, Egor and Mie bond over their passion for Latin dance — and for winning. As they head to the championships, so much is at stake: emotional bonds, career and the future. Dance for Me is a poetic coming-of-age story, with a global…
Islands is a dialogue-free fable that tells the story of Vaine - a beautiful young woman trapped on an island with Putu, her brutish 'protector'. Each day, she briefly escapes his attentions and goes to the strait that separates their island from Tamatoa’s island; Tamatoa stands on the opposite shore and they share a gentle, word-less love play until Putu finds out. From Pacific Islanders in Communications. The 25 films in this year's PBS Online Film Festival are guaranteed to amaze, move and excite you. WATCH, VOTE and then SHARE your favorites through July 31.
PBS Gangster Night VIDEO
PBS Gangster Night: all-new "Al Capone: Icon", an examination of the legendary gangster's enduring impact. History Detectives Special Investigations veteran detectives go after the answer to the question “Who Killed Jimmy Hoffa?”.
A missing boy, a dead journalist, and an absconder from an open prison plunge DC Endeavour Morse and DI Thursday into the unearthing of corruption in their midst and horrors from the past. The riveting Season 2 finale, written by Inspector Lewis creator and Inspector Morse writer Russell Lewis, stars Shaun Evans as young Endeavour Morse, Roger Allam as Detective Inspector Fred Thursday, and series regulars Abigail Thaw (daughter of Inspector Morse star John Thaw), Anton Lesser, and newcomer Shvorne Marks.
Critics call it the biggest tax increase in Missouri history. Proponents call Amendment 7 on the August 5 ballot a crucial vote to improve highways, bridges and transit in the state. The 3/4 cent sales tax increase would bring in more than $5 billion dollars over 10 years and add about 8 cents to a $10 dollar purchase.It would largely fund the rebuilding of I-70 from Kansas City to St. Louis, including adding an extra lane in each direction. In our area, there's a pot of money for a new Broadway bridge and $124 million to expand the Kansas City…