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The Virus That Shook The World (Part One)

The epic story of how people around the world lived through the first year of the coronavirus pandemic, from lockdowns to funerals to protests. Filming across the globe and using extensive personal video and local footage, FRONTLINE documented how people and countries responded to COVID-19 across cultures, races, faiths and privilege.
Season 2021 Episode 8 Length 1:54:42 Premiere: 04/26/21

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Season 2021 Episodes

Shots Fired

S2021 E21 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/26/21

Pandora Papers/Massacre in El Salvador

S2021 E20 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 11/09/21

Taliban Takeover

S2021 E19 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/12/21

Boeing's Fatal Flaw

S2021 E18 Length 53:53 Premiere Date 09/14/21

America After 9/11

S2021 E17 Length 1:54:23 Premiere Date 09/07/21

In the Shadow of 9/11

S2021 E16 Length 1:54:23 Premiere Date 08/10/21

Leaving Afghanistan/India's Rape Scandal

S2021 E15 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 07/20/21

The Power of the Fed

S2021 E14 Length 54:51 Premiere Date 07/13/21

Germany's Neo-Nazis & the Far Right

S2021 E13 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 06/29/21

The Jihadist

S2021 E12 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 06/01/21

The Healthcare Divide

S2021 E11 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 05/18/21

Escaping Eritrea

S2021 E10 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 05/04/21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part Two)

S2021 E9 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 04/27/21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part One)

S2021 E8 Length 1:54:42 Premiere Date 04/26/21

American Insurrection (2022)

S2021 E7 Length 1:24:52 Premiere Date 04/13/21

Death Is Our Business/Love, Life & the Virus

S2021 E6 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 03/23/21

Iraq's Assassins/COVID in Yemen

S2021 E5 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 02/09/21

China's COVID Secrets

S2021 E4 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 02/02/21

Trump's American Carnage

S2021 E3 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 01/26/21

President Biden

S2021 E2 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 01/19/21

A Thousand Cuts

S2021 E1 Length 1:39:52 Premiere Date 01/08/21

"The Virus That Shook The World" - Preview

Preview Length 00:31 Premiere Date 04/26/21

Former Al Qaeda leader in Syria gives first U.S. interview

Clip Length 03:38 Premiere Date 04/02/21

Syrian militant leader claims rights orgs can visit prisons

Clip Length 04:41 Premiere Date 04/02/21

Police Killed a Handcuffed Man. What Led to the Shooting?

Clip Length 06:18 Premiere Date 07/09/21

President Obama’s Unsuccessful Bid to End the Afghan War

Clip Length 06:30 Premiere Date 08/17/21

"Pandora Papers" - Preview

Preview Length 00:55 Premiere Date 10/02/21

New Documentaries Coming to FRONTLINE (PBS) in 2021

Preview Length 03:41 Premiere Date 09/02/21

Obama Speaks at Harvard Law in '90

Clip Length 11:39 Premiere Date 04/24/90

"Gangs of Iraq" - Preview

Preview Length 00:32 Premiere Date 04/17/07

Haiti: The Aid Dilemma

Clip Length 14:49 Premiere Date 06/25/10

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Michael Flynn's Holy War

Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn: from elite soldier overseas to waging "spiritual war" in America. With the Associated Press, how Flynn emerged as a leading conspiracy theorist, from QAnon to "Stop the Steal" and his ties to Christian nationalism.

  • Tuesday October 18, 2022 10:00 pm ET on KET
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Putin's Attack on Ukraine: Documenting War Crimes

With the Associated Press, this episode traces Vladimir Putin's pattern of atrocities in Ukraine and other conflicts and the challenge of holding him to account.

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America After 9/11 - S40 E8

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