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New titles this week:
The Chaperone (Available Exclusively on Passport)
When the opportunity arises for Louise Brooks (Haley Lu Richardson) to go to New York to study with a leading dance troupe, her mother insists there be a chaperone. Norma Carlisle (Elizabeth McGovern), a local society matron who never broke a rule in her life, impulsively volunteers to accompany Louise to New York for a surprising, whirlwind summer.
Stream it here: https://www.pbs.org/video/3031679033/
Available starting Aug. 10, 2019
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POV | Bisbee ‘17
Radically combining documentary and scripted elements, Bisbee ’17 follows several members of the close-knit community in Bisbee, Arizona, a former mining town, as they commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Bisbee Deportation, when 1,200 immigrant miners were violently taken from their homes by a deputized force, shipped to the desert on cattle cars and left to die.
Stream it here: https://www.pbs.org/video/3030320586/
Available Aug. 13, 2019 – July 14, 2020
Antiques Roadshow | Vintage Houston
Everything is bigger in Texas—including updated values of treasures from 2005, such as a 1953 Mickey Mantle All Star watch, an 1840 Texas Artillery short sword, and an Edith Parsons “Turtle Baby” fountain. Find out more in Vintage Houston 2019!
Stream it here: https://www.pbs.org/video/3028072260/
Available Aug. 13, 2019 – July 17, 2023
American Masters | Harper Lee
One of the biggest American bestsellers of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) was thought to be the first and only novel by Harper Lee. However, on July 14, 2015, Go Set a Watchman was released, featuring characters from Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. This film originally aired July 10, 2015, as an update to Mary McDonagh Murphy’s 2012 documentary, Harper Lee: Hey, Boo.
Stream it here: https://www.pbs.org/video/2365673183/
Expires Sept. 17, 2019
Austin City Limits | Ed Sheeran
Relish an hour with bestselling pop sensation Ed Sheeran. The British singer/songwriter performs hits and songs from his album ÷.
Stream it here: https://www.pbs.org/video/3005384411/
Expires Sept. 17, 2019
Arthur & George (3-Part Series)
Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) stars as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes, in a real-life case that inspired the great author to put down his pen and turn detective. Inspired by the shocking true case of the “Great Wyrley Outrages,” Arthur & George is adapted from Julian Barnes’s acclaimed novel of the same name, which was a finalist for the Man Booker Prize.
Stream it here: https://www.pbs.org/show/arthur-george/
Expires Sept. 19, 2019
“Women's Work” features the stories of Connecticut women serving as leaders, trailblazers, artists, educators, advocates and entrepreneurs. Watch the original TV documentary. Six additional short films will be released weekly - watch them here.