Cheer Up

Cheer Up

Friday January 5 at 8 PM ET on documentary Channel
Miia, the ambitious coach of Finland’s worst competitive cheerleading team, is sick of losing.
Sweet Daddy Siki

Sweet Daddy Siki

Friday January 5 at 10 PM ET on documentary Channel
Reginald "Sweet Daddy" Siki is a professional wrestling icon, successful country music singer, and household name.
I Am The Blues

I Am The Blues

Sunday January 7 at 9 PM ET on documentary Channel
Go on a musical journey through the swamps of the Louisiana Bayou, the juke joints of the Mississippi Delta and Moonshine soaked BBQs in the North Mississippi Hill Country.
Melody Makers

Melody Makers

Friday January 12 at 10 PM ET on documentary Channel
MELODY MAKERS captures the birth of music journalism during the zeitgeist of rock n’ roll.
A Stranger in My Home

A Stranger in My Home

Mondays starting Nov. 13 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
Your house should be a place where you feel most comfortable, but to someone who wants to pose a threat, there's no better way to get inside your life than to get inside your home.
The Secret Life of Dogs (Season 2)

The Secret Life of Dogs (Season 2)

Sundays at 8 pm ET starting January 7 on documentary Channel
Why have we developed such a unique and long-lasting relationship with our four-legged friends?
Shadows of Paradise

Shadows of Paradise

Sunday January 21 at 9 PM ET on documentary Channel
With intimate access to two of Transcendental Meditation's leaders - filmmaker David Lynch and dedicated disciple Bobby Roth - Shadows of Paradise documents the Movement's metamorphosis following the death of founder Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
Body Hack with Todd Sampson

Body Hack with Todd Sampson

Thursdays at 10 pm ET starting December 21 on documentary Channel
Join Todd Sampson as he tackles some of the biggest challenges of his life using science as his guide.
32 Pills: My Sister’s Suicide

32 Pills: My Sister’s Suicide

Sunday January 28 at 9 pm ET on documentary Channel
She’s beautiful, artistic, loved and can’t stand to be alive. 32 PILLS traces my efforts to piece together the life, mental illness, and suicide of my sister Ruth.
Memento Mori ​

Memento Mori ​

Friday February 9 at 8 pm ET on documentary Channel
With remarkable access to Canada’s busiest organ-transplant hospital, this documentary brings viewers face-to-face with stories of life and death, and the impossible decisions that tragedy demands.
HERStory in Black

HERStory in Black

Sunday February 11 at 9 pm ET on documentary Channel
HERstory in Black gathered 150 women for a photo shoot to celebrate their life experiences and achievements. Eight of these women tell their inspiring stories and how they are making a difference in their communities.
Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

Sunday February 11 at 9 pm ET on documentary Channel
Nuclear fusion is known as the holy grail of energy but years of setbacks have not stopped people from trying to build an artificial star on Earth.
Rebels on Pointe

Rebels on Pointe

Sunday February 18 at 9 pm ET on documentary Channel
Filmmaker Bobbi Jo Hart reveals the history of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo — the all-male, drag ballet company founded over 40 years ago on the heels of New York's Stonewall riots.
The River of My Dreams

The River of My Dreams

Wednesday February 21 at 7 PM ET on documentary Channel
Multi-award-winning actor Gordon Pinsent is one of Canada’s most beloved performers, directors and writers, and after an illustrious six decade career, he shows no signs of slowing down.
Shiners

Shiners

Sunday February 25 at 9 pm ET on documentary Channel
From the street shiners of New York City, to the masked ‘lustras’ of La Paz, Shiners travels the world to show you what it means to be a shoe shiner.
Killer Confessions

Killer Confessions

Mondays at 9pm ET starting February 19 on documentary Channel
When detectives sit with killers inside the interrogation room, anything can happen.
David Wall singing
Jewish songwriters created more than 50 percent of the Christmas classics. Read more
Blue Front Cafe
Explore the Blue Front Cafe online to discover more about the blues, including the artists, famous juke joints and blues from old Mississippi.

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