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Documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

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Closed Captioned Prison State #3210 [TV-RE]
The impact of mass incarceration in America, focusing on a troubled housing project, Beecher Terrace in Louisville, Kentucky, and a statewide effort to reverse the trend are examined.

  • KETKY Wednesday, January 28 at 9:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, March 16 at 3:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, April 2 at 2:00 am EST

Closed Captioned Ebola Outbreak #3217 [TV-14]
From the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak, Frontline follows health officials tracking the deadly disease. With special access to teams fighting Ebola in Sierra Leone, the film shows how the outbreak is endangering health-care workers and overwhelming hospitals.

  • KET2 Monday, February 2 at 11:30 pm EST

Closed Captioned Separate and Unequal #3214 [TV-RE]
The film focuses on segregation in schools in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where a group of mostly white parents are trying to form their own city with its own separate school district, leaving behind a population of black students.

  • KET Tuesday, February 3 at 10:00 pm EST

Firestone and the Warlord #3303 [TV-M]
The relationship between Firestone and the infamous Liberian warlord Charles Taylor is investigated. The investigation reveals how Firestone conducted business during the brutal Liberian civil war.

  • KET2 Wednesday, February 4 at 3:00 am EST

Being Mortal #3306 [TV-RE]
Writer and surgeon Atul Gawande examines how doctors care for terminally ill patients. In conjunction with Gawande's new book, Being Mortal, the film explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life.

  • KET Tuesday, February 10 at 10:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, February 11 at 3:00 am EST

Closed Captioned Topic to be announced

  • KET Tuesday, March 17 at 10:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, March 18 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET2 Sunday, March 22 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, March 24 at 10:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, March 25 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET2 Sunday, March 29 at 3:00 am EST
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