Kandahar Journals

Kandahar Journals

April 2006. Photojournalist Louie Palu, finds himself in the midst of body parts and the smell of burned flesh.

August 30 at 9pm ET
After the Last River

After the Last River

September 4 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
The remote community of Attawapiskat lurches from crisis to crisis, while facing mounting environmental issues and an inability to directly benefit from resource revenues.
Where the Wild Men Are

Where the Wild Men Are

Thursdays at 9pm ET/10 PT, premiering September 8 on documentary Channel
A complex character with a troubled past, Ben Fogle discovers how this lone westerner ditched the hunt for the American dream, adopted a native family...
The Woman Who Wasn’t There

The Woman Who Wasn’t There

September 11 at 8pm ET on documentary Channel
Tania Head sat before director Angelo J. Guglielmo, Jr.'s camera and recounted her journey in chilling detail. But, while they were shooting a problem emerged: Tania Head was never in the Twin Towers on September 11, 2001 and her entire story was an invention of her prodigious imagination.
David Beckham: For the Love of the Game

David Beckham: For the Love of the Game

September 11 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
We follow David Beckham on a unique journey as he plays seven games in all of the seven continents around the world.
Al Purdy Was Here

Al Purdy Was Here

September 12 at 10pm ET on documentary Channel
Rock star, racnteur and rabble rouser, a profile of one of the greatest names in Canadian poetry.
Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark

Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark

September 13 at 9pm ET on documentary Channel
One of the world's greatest jazz icons while America groaned under the weight of racial segregation and prejudice.
20 Feet From Stardom

20 Feet From Stardom

September 18 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
The heartbreaking and triumphant story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century.
Fly Colt Fly

Fly Colt Fly

September 19 at 10pm ET on documentary Channel
Fusing documentary, graphic-novel style animation, and dramatic recreations, the film contrasts the story of a real kid who fell into burglary to keep from starving with his mass media persona.
Mavis!

Mavis!

September 20 on documentary Channel
Mavis! is the first feature documentary on gospel/soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples and her family group, The Staple Singers.
Undercover in ISIS

Undercover in ISIS

September 25 at 8pm ET/9 PT, repeats at midnight ET on documentary Channel
What turns run-of- the-mill petty criminals into terrorists prepared to commit mass murder, rape and destruction on entire populations of innocent people?
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.
Empire of the Scents
Through an interactive experience, go behind the scenes of the movie The Empire of Scents and its characters, and learn more about the importance of smell in our daily lives, its mechanisms and how it’s connected to our emotions, love and taste.

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