Very Semi-Serious

Very Semi-Serious

VERY SEMI-SERIOUS is an offbeat meditation on humor, art and the genius of the single panel.

Oct. 4 at 9pm ET
Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

Oct. 5 at 9pm ET/9 PT ​ on documentary Channel
This film tells the story behind Cash's lost Native American-themed concept album and his unique collaboration with folk artist Peter Lafarge.
The Empire of Scents

The Empire of Scents

Oct. 9 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
Smell moves us, subliminally and profoundly. It moves us to act and do things we are wholly unaware of. It enriches our lives, gives us with unspeakable joys. Take a journey into the world of smell.
Bugs on the Menu

Bugs on the Menu

Oct. 11 at 9pm ET & Oct. 16 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
The answer to feeding the world’s expanding population may be smaller than you think.
Where the Wild Men Are

Where the Wild Men Are

Thursdays at 9pm ET/10 PT 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...
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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