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Tom Geerdes remembers his long journey toward healing after returning home from the war.
A day-in-the-life inside one of the most notorious supermax prisons in the US.
A day in the life of a Greek Coast Guard captain attempting to save thousands of migrants.
What happened to one elementary school as a result of mandated integration in the 1950's.
An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.
An undocumented immigrant, Julio Sauce, competes in the New York City Marathon.
An eldery woman's husband fulfills her 90th birthday wish with a trip to In-N-Out.
Storm Reyes found hope the day a bookmobile arrived at her migrant camp.
The directors of 'Almost Sunrise' examine women in the armed forces and the unique challen
Tom and Anthony meet a policeman who shares that police officers have suicide rates ...
Families & Service
Filmmakers Michael Collins & Marty Syjuco discuss rethinking the veteran experience.
Tom, Anthony, and their friend describe their perspectives on the purpose of the Iraq war.
Tom attended a "Power Breath" training, where meditation and deep breathing made space...
Voices of Resilience
Filmmakers Michael Collins & Marty Syjuco on the difference between moral injury and PTSD.
500 YEARS tells a sweeping story of mounting resistance played out in Guatemala's.
POV will curate its first-ever documentary marathon premiering Dec 31 on WORLD Channel.
A vital and influential exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the US.
A thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.
Kang Gye-Yeol and Jo Byeong-Man are married and have lived together for 76 years.
A look at the busiest maternity hospital in the world.
The longtime hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened.
Parents of a boy on the autism spectrum form a competitive swim team.
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