Inside Basin PBS
Nov 28, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, Antiques Roadshow, from Madison, WI has an Art Deco charm bracelet; an heirloom 1938 Martin D-18 guitar; and an angry 1976 letter from Frank Sinatra to Chicago Daily News columnist Mike Royko. Then at 8pm, Antiques Roadshow, from Denver, CO has a poster of the famous Wright Flyer airplane; a first edition copy of William Faulkner’s Sartoris ; and an heirloom collection of jewelry that includes a diamond ring crafted by “Jeweler to the Stars” Paul Flato.
Nov 26, 2011 in Web News
On Saturday, enjoy gaining unprecedented access to the notoriously private film legend, Robert Weide delves into Woody Allen’s life and creative process, from his childhood and early career through to his most recent film Midnight in Paris. On Sunday watch as an eccentric Welsh village learns that London’s National Gallery is storing its art collection in a nearby mine — leading to curious encounters between the village locals and the gallery’s curator. Trevor Eve and Eve Myles star.
Nov 25, 2011 in Web News
Bask in the beautiful voice of world-renowned tenor Plácido Domingo with the LA Opera in this romantic new opera by composer Daniel Catán based on the Oscar-winning Italian film. Singer Linda Ronstadt hosts.
Nov 24, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 9pm, join Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond as he takes a look at the Hollywood Indian, exploring the portrayal of North American Natives through a century of cinema and examining the myth of “the Injun.”
Nov 23, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, Join President and Mrs. Obama to celebrate country music, a uniquely American musical form whose roots run deep throughout American history.
Nov 23, 2011 in Web News
Starting at 7am, Curious George the Movie, followed by Curious George 2: Follow that Monkey at 8:30am, and A Very Monkey Christmas at 10am.
Nov 22, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, Grasp the full impact of the horrific Battle of Stalingrad, which changed the course of WWII and established the Soviet Union as a superpower.
Nov 21, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 8pm, gaining unprecedented access to the notoriously private film legend, Robert Weide delves into Woody Allen’s life and creative process, from his childhood and early career through to his most recent film Midnight in Paris.
Nov 18, 2011 in Web News
From Bessie Smith to Janis Joplin to Lady Gaga, this performance documentary vibrates with energy as it traces the indelible mark that amazing women musicians have made on America’s soundtrack. Cyndi Lauper, who appears in the program, hosts, tonight at 8pm.
Nov 17, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 9pm, witness the resurrection of the Wampanoag language more than a century after the last native speaker died.