Season 5

Season 5 Preview

Season 5 Preview

Season 5 coming to PBS Spring 2020. Preview Season 5 and ask the question: What Defines You?

Season 5 Episode 500 01m 34s

F11 and Be There

F11 and Be There

April 6, 2020 - F11 and Be There is a commentary on American civil rights, race, social justice, and art, told through the many lenses of legendary Life and Magnum...

Season 5 Episode 501 56m 46s

Unmarked

Unmarked

April 13, 2020 - Much of America’s rich history is being lost to time. In the South, vast amounts of African-American gravesites and burial grounds for enslaved persons have been...

Season 5 Episode 502 26 m 46s

All Skinfolk Ain’t Kinfolk

All Skinfolk Ain’t Kinfolk

April 13, 2020 - After a contentious race, the 2017 runoff for mayor of New Orleans came down to two candidates: Desirée Charbonnet and LaToya Cantrell, two very different black women...

Season 5 Episode 503 26m 46s

Sustained Outrage

Sustained Outrage

April 20, 2020 - The story of the Charleston Gazette-Mail, a family-owned, Pulitzer Prize-winning local newspaper in West Virginia fighting for survival.

Directed by: Gabriela Cavanagh

Season 5 Episode 504 26m 46s

Outspoken

Outspoken

April 20, 2020 - LGBTQ West Virginians fight to live free from discrimination, calling us to reimagine the power and longevity of a small town queer community.

Directed by: Emily...

Season 5 Episode 505 26m 46s

First Lady of the Revolution

First Lady of the Revolution

April 27, 2020 - Henrietta Boggs, a reluctant Southern belle, finds her way to Central America in the 1940s, in search of freedom and adventure. Instead, she is swept up...

Season 5 Episode 506 56m 46s

Seadrift

Seadrift

May 4, 2020 - In 1979, a fatal shooting ignites a maelstrom of hostilities against Vietnamese refugee fishermen along the Gulf Coast. Set during the early days of Vietnamese refugee...

Season 5 Episode 507 56m 26s

You Gave Me a Song

You Gave Me a Song

May 11, 2020 - At 84, folk music pioneer Alice Gerrard performs, teaches, and inspires the next generation while safeguarding groundbreaking moments of her past.

Directed by: Kenny Dalsheimer

Season 5 Episode 508 56m 46s

 Attaché

Attaché

May 18, 2020 - The Clinton, Mississippi High School Attaché Show Choir is considered to be among the most successful in history. In a region where arts and music funding...

Season 5 Episode 509 56m 46s

Mossville: When Great Trees Fall

Mossville: When Great Trees Fall

May 25, 2020 - As a centuries-old black community in Louisiana, contaminated and uprooted by petrochemical plants, comes to terms with the loss of its ancestral home, one man standing in...

Season 5 Episode 510 56m 46s