Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War tells the story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, a Unitarian minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to numerous life-threatening missions in Europe. Over two dangerous years, they helped to save hundreds of imperiled political dissidents ...Continue Reading
POV | Kingdom of Shadows VIDEO
Take an unflinching look at the hard choices and destructive consequences of the U.S.-Mexico drug war. Witness the human side of the conflict through the eyes of a U.S. drug enforcement agent, an activist nun in Mexico and a former Texas smuggler. Learn more about the film, go behind the scenes and explore films at the POV website.
A Chef’s Life: Season 4 VIDEO
The fourth helping of this award-winning series, A Chef’s Life, is the most unpredictable yet, featuring a healthy dose of homegrown laughter and inspired ingredients served up by Vivian Howard alongside a hearty cast of farmers, chefs, home cooks and friends, Saturdays afternoons at 5:30 p.m. on KCPT. The season begins with “My Watermelon Baby.” The heat ...Continue Reading
Poldark Revealed VIDEO
Go behind-the-scenes on location with the cast and crew of Poldark to learn how Cornwall’s unique history inspired author Winston Graham to write the novels the hit series is based on. Poldark Revealed looks beyond the fiction to the truth of what life was like in this remote county of England during a time of ...Continue Reading
Spotlight Education VIDEO
"Spotlight Education" on KCPT 9/12 - 9/19 examines the challenges facing today’s students and America’s education system. Watch special episodes of NOVA, FRONTLINE and PBS NewsHour, a new film from POV, the premiere of TED Talks: The Education Revolution, and the 5th annual American Graduate Day.
Actor Michael Gambon talks tackling the role of Winston Churchill. Churchill’s Secret airs Sunday, September 11, 2016 at a special time, 8/7c on MASTERPIECE on PBS.