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Sixteen Tons of Merle Travis

Kentucky Muse

Sixteen Tons of Merle Travis

Kentucky Muse traces the career of Merle Travis, the Kentucky guitarist and songwriter best known for his songs "Sixteen Tons," "Dark as a Dungeon," and his unique finger-picking style.

A Ballerina’s Tale

Independent Lens

A Ballerina’s Tale

Few dancers make it to the highest levels of classical ballet; of that already small number only a fraction of them are black women. Misty Copeland pulled herself up the ladder at American Ballet Theater from studio company to featured soloist.

Our Zoo: Ep. 5 Enter the Baby Bears

Our Zoo

Our Zoo: Ep. 5 Enter the Baby Bears

The Mottersheads digest the news that their planning permission has been denied and George comes up with a Hail Mary plan. Sadly, Papa Bear is sold for cash flow.

Downton Abbey Season 6: Episode 6

Masterpiece

Downton Abbey Season 6: Episode 6

The hospital war reaches a climax. Violet goes on the warpath. Daisy tries to foil a romance. Prospects are looking up for Mary and Edith. Thomas feels trapped.

The Belle Alliance

Mercy Street

The Belle Alliance

During a Union ball at their house, the Green girls and Frank initiate a daring plan to help Tom escape. Mary releases Dr. Foster, still shaky from his detox, from his “quarantine” so he can guide Samuel through a delicate operation.

Our Zoo, Episode 4

Our Zoo

Our Zoo, Episode 4

June watches terrified as Albert hands George a rifle Adam, the male bear, has escaped and is heading for Upton. George and Billy manage to track him down and bring him home, but during the struggle George receives a bad wound to his shoulder.

Downton Abbey Season 6: Episode 5

Masterpiece

Downton Abbey Season 6: Episode 5

Thomas makes Andy a generous offer. Spratt rescues Denker. A powerful politician comes to dinner. Robert upsets the family. Mary gets suspicious.

The Uniform

Mercy Street

The Uniform

Dr. Foster confronts his family’s divided loyalties when his mother and wounded Confederate brother arrive. Alice is shocked to find her fiancé, Tom, deeply changed by war. Samuel and Aurelia try to persuade a young slave to seize a chance at freedom.

Our Zoo: Episode 3

Our Zoo: Episode 3

As the family nurse Eve the female bear back to health, opposition to the zoo ratchets up when an animal is spotted on land close to Oakfield. Although the sighting turns out to be a false alarm, Webb and Camilla galvanise Upton into holding a community meeting to stop the zoo. George sees this as an opportunity to pitch their vision and win the village over with their passion and enthusiasm.

Our Zoo: Episode 2

Our Zoo

Our Zoo: Episode 2

With the initial plans for the zoo drawn up, George turns his mind to growing the stock at Oakfield, which brings him face to face with two Himalayan black bears hiding out in a cave in Matlock. The male is extremely protective of the malnourished female and George, along with Lizzie's brother, Billy, is in a quandary about what to do.