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Schedule Highlights May 16 to May 22
Adolf Hitler had been chancellor of Germany for just under a year and it was a challenging balancing act, between president Paul von Hindenburg and the vice chancellor Franz von Papen, and the Nazis' own stormtroopers on Rise of the Nazis Night of the Long Knives at 7 p.m. Sunday.
A Nazi agent slips through the cracks; Martha travels to England and gets a shock; a Norwegian war hero meets a tragic fate on Masterpiece: Atlantic Crossing The Gift at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. Sunday & 9:31 p.m. Saturday.
On a Polish mission as part of the Special Operations Executive, Harry grasps a second chance at saving Kasia from the horrors of Warsaw on World on Fire on Masterpiece at 9 p.m. Sunday & 10:30 p.m. Saturday.
Henry VIII's last three wives — Anne of Cleves, young Catherine Howard and Katherine Parr on Secrets of the Six Wives Divorced, Beheaded, Survived at 10 p.m. Sunday.
The value of items owned by actor Ronny Chieng, cartoonist Mo Willems, broadcast journalist Soledad O'Brien and fashion designer Christian Siriano on Antiques Roadshow Celebrity Edition Hour 3 at 7 p.m. Monday.
The life of Billy Graham, one of the best-known and influential Christian leaders of the 20th century on American Experience Billy Graham at 8 p.m. Monday.
A look at how contemporary secular families deal with devout Christian tithing and unique insight into traditional Tongan culture on Pacific Heartbeat For My Father's Kingdom at 10 p.m. Monday.
The invention of medicine that combats illness directly, such as antibiotics, from the accidental discovery of penicillin to the hunt for antivirals on Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer Medical Drugs at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
A councilwoman bridges constituents plagued by the opioid crisis with D.A. Krasner's unorthodox plans, which include safe injection sites on Philly D.A. at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
An investigation into growing inequities in American health care exposed by COVID-19 and how the pressure for profit and uneven government support is creating a larger divide between rich and poor hospitals on Frontline The Healthcare Divide at 9 p.m. Tuesday.
From Ed Wood to Dolemite Is My Name, screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski reflect on writing biopics about unconventional figures on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.
A jovial love letter to the game of golf, told by Black golfers in Asheville, N.C. on Reel South Muni at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Fashion designers from California visit Shanghai, China to explore qipao and cheongsam dresses on Chinese Qipao at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday.
The daily drama of African wildlife as the animals compete for water at a manmade waterhole on Life at the Waterhole at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
A new investigation into the 1937 Hindenburg disaster includes a novel set of experiments that tests scenarios that may have led to the Hindenburg's ignition on NOVA Hindenburg: The New Evidence at 8 p.m. Wednesday.
A look into how the body defends itself against all odds through the stories of a nature survivalist, rancher twins, a doctor who survived Ebola and a cancer therapy recipient on Human: The World Within Defend at 9 p.m. Wednesday.
An hour of blue-eyed soul with Sam Smith and Anderson East on Austin City Limits at 10 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.
Decibel Shorts at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Director Jason Reitman talks about his career, including his film The Front Runner on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7:03 p.m. Thursday.
Kelli Newman Mason, with social impact nonprofit organization Notley Tide, offers steps companies can take to attract, diversify and advance people of color in the workplace while providing insight into how white coworkers can act as allies on Path to Racial Equity Organizational Diversification, Inclusion & Advancement at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
The Daytripper Texas State Parks Road Trip at 8 p.m. Thursday.
A cafe run by grandmothers who make their own homemade cakes in Vienna; La Taniere Restaurant in Quebec City; The Tamale Store in Phoenix; sampling key lime pie in the Florida Keys; touring a food market in Budapest on Samantha Brown's Places to Love The Food Special at 8:30 p.m. and 10:32 p.m. Thursday.
A cyclist is murdered after winning the local leg of a national race on Midsomer Murders Breaking the Chain at 8:59 p.m. Thursday.
More recent history shows game six of the 1975 World Series, Kirk Gibson's World Series home run and Nolan Ryan's career on Baseball Home at 11 p.m. Thursday.
A local artist finds a way to blend her worlds on the canvas, Asian American DACA recipients share their stories and how one man is keeping the tradition of nail salons alive on Decibel Blending Perspectives / Asian American Daca Recipients / The Beauty of Tradition at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is forced to close for the first time in its 150-year history due to COVID-19, while facing financial losses and a battle to protect artistic treasures on Inside the Met The Birthday Surprise at 8 p.m. Friday.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art confronts its historical record on inclusion, exclusion and diversity in art and staffing on Inside the Met All Things to All People? at 8 p.m. Friday.
Spanish singer-songwriter and dancer Rosalía performs songs from El Mal Querer on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Cutting-edge science uncovers the genetic makeup and physical features of the crew of Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose, and challenges long-held assumptions about the racial diversity of Tudor England on Skeletons of the Mary Rose: The New Evidence at 7:58 p.m. Saturday.
Exploring the truth behind the stories of Anne, the eventual wife of Henry VIII, and her sister, Mary Boleyn on A Tale of Two Sisters Anne & Mary Boleyn at 8:45 p.m. Saturday.
A young Muslim woman in Paris joins Winston Churchill's covert operation to give the Allies a chance at victory on Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story at 11:30 p.m. Saturday.