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Poldark, Season 2: Episode 1

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Poldark, Season 2: Episode 1

George rolls out plan A to take care of Ross once and for all. Ross resists all attempts to save him. Francis takes a desperate step. Demelza tries to influence a hanging judge.

Indian Summers, Season 2: Episode 3

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Indian Summers, Season 2: Episode 3

Sooni and Ian compare notes to solve the mystery of Kaira’s murder. Aafrin intrudes on a domestic scene. The Maharajah arrives with his latest flame, a familiar face.

The Fine Art and Craft of Kentucky’s Stringed Instruments

Kentucky Life

The Fine Art and Craft of Kentucky’s Stringed Instruments

In this episode dedicated to Kentucky's stringed-instrument makers, Frank Neat of Russell Springs makes custom banjos for the likes of JD Crowe and "Call of the Wildman" personality Neal James; luthier Bryan England of Caneyville shows off his mandolin-making skills and custom inlay work; Menifee County luthier Neil Kendrick crafts beautiful guitars, including one for Rhonda Vincent & the Rage; and host Doug Flynn visits with Berea icon Warren May for a dulcimer sing-along.

Jon Secada’s Passion for Music and Commitment to Service

Connections with Renee Shaw

Jon Secada’s Passion for Music and Commitment to Service

Renee speaks with Grammy-winning contemporary pop musician Jon Secada. His hit songs "Just Another Day," "Angel," and others brought him international fame. Secada's passion for education, keeping music in schools, and increasing awareness of Hepatitis C are just some of the charitable endeavors offstage that he was recently recognized for at the Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards in Louisville.

Mitzi Sinnott’s Journey to Find Father Inspires Play

Connections with Renee Shaw

Mitzi Sinnott’s Journey to Find Father Inspires Play

Flatwoods native Mitzi Sinnott uses art to spark conversations about the legacy of race, class, and violence in America. Through her one-woman play, "SNAPSHOT: A True Story of Love, Interrupted by Invasion," Sinnott shares her journey to reconcile with her father, a veteran haunted by his experience in Vietnam.

Indian Summers, Season 2: Episode 2

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Indian Summers, Season 2: Episode 2

Aafrin saves his friend’s life, but gets a gruesome payback. Ralph’s ambition faces a roadblock. Sooni feels family pressure. And Madeline extracts the truth.

Simple Gifts: The Chamber Music Society at Shaker Village

Live From Lincoln Center

Simple Gifts: The Chamber Music Society at Shaker Village

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center takes to the road, performing in one of the country’s most beautiful historic sites: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in Kentucky. Delivering a monumental performance of Copland's "Appalachian Spring," the ensemble draws poignant connections between life on the frontier, the art of making music, and the quest for transcendence in American life.

Indian Summers, Season 2: Episode 1

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Indian Summers, Season 2: Episode 1

Three years have passed since last season. Aafrin is secretly fighting for Indian independence from inside the civil service. Does Ralph suspect his disloyalty?

Churchill’s Secret

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Churchill’s Secret

Michael Gambon stars as Winston Churchill in this dramatization of Churchill’s life-threatening stroke in the summer of 1953, when he was prime minister for the second time. His illness and battle to recover were kept secret from the world.

Master of Still Life: Mary Ann Currier

Kentucky Muse

Master of Still Life: Mary Ann Currier

Although she didn’t have her first solo show until she was 50, today the still life paintings by Mary Ann Currier of Louisville are coveted by top private and institutional collectors. In a one-hour documentary from 2008, producer/director Guy Mendes tells the story of Currier’s life and art.