POV's Season 31 National Broadcast Schedule

Bill Nye

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: April 18, 2018

Bill Nye is on a mission: to stop the spread of anti-scientific thinking. This intimate film features the life and work of TV's favorite scientist.

Quest

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: June 18, 2018

An intimate film capturing eight years in the life of a black family from Philadelphia.

Singing With Angry Bird

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: June 25, 2018

A Korean opera singer leads his children’s choir to produce a musical in India.

Brimstone & Glory

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: July 2, 2018

A plunge into the fire of Tultepec, Mexico, the site of the National Pyrotechnic Festival.

The Workers Cup

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: July 9, 2018

In Qatar, migrant workers for the 2022 World Cup compete in their own soccer tournament.

Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: July 16, 2018

Lindy starts a journey looking for the 11 jurors with whom she sentenced a man to death.

Beatrice

Short Film

PBS Premiere: July 23, 2018

A portrait of Beatrice Vio, a Paralympic fencing champion.

The War to Be Her

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: July 23, 2018

Despite Taliban threats, a Pakistani woman becomes one of the top female squash players.

Whose Streets?

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: July 30, 2018

An unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising, told by the activists leading the movement.

Still Tomorrow

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: Aug. 6, 2018

A rural poet becomes a sudden star in China, whose writings ponder life, love and pain.

Nowhere to Hide

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: Aug. 27, 2018

A young medic records dramatic change in Iraq amidst U.S. retreat in 2011 and ISIS's rise.

Voices of the Sea

Feature Film

PBS Premiere: Sept. 3, 2018

A mother yearns to escape the hardships of Cuba for a potentially fatal American dream.