EARTH’S SACRED WONDERS

“Visions of the Divine” – Follow a young Yazidi woman as she searches for salvation in Iraq. Meet an orthodox Christian who must deliver a holy flame into the hands of his bishop in Jerusalem. In Nepal, a Buddhist painter battles the elements to honor Buddha’s birthday.

Thursday,  April 9, 2020, 10:00-11:00 p.m.

WORLD ON FIRE ON MASTERPIECE

When war breaks out, young translator Harry vows to help his Polish lover Kasia flee Warsaw, but how will he explain this to his sweetheart Lois, waiting for him at home in Manchester?

Mondays @ 9:00 – 10:00 p.m. (premieres April 6, 2020)

THE WINDERMERE CHILDREN

Child survivors of the Holocaust are brought to an estate near England’s Lake Windermere to recuperate with the help of volunteer therapists. Without their families, they find kindship in each other and form bonds that give them hope for the future.

Premieres Monday, April 6, 2020 @ 10:00-11:30 p.m.

BROKEN PLACES

Explore why some children are severely damaged by early adversity while others are able to thrive. Revisit children profiled decades ago to see how early trauma shaped their lives as adults. A presentation of Public Policy Productions in association with WNET’s CHASING THE DREAM.

Premieres Tuesday, April 7, 2020 @ 10:00-11:00 p.m.

THE GENE: AN INTIMATE HISTORY

A fascinating history of the human genome weaves together science and personal stories. Patients with rare genetic diseases and their doctorsseek to discover cures, often in a race against time.

Thursdays @ 8:00-10:00 p.m. (premieres April 8, 2020)