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Back from Iraq: 10 Questions with Martin Smith

The FRONTLINE producer was on the ground in Iraq as the US began airstrikes against ISIS. He’s safely out now — and he’s answering your questions about what he saw.

Coming in August on FRONTLINE

Set your DVR for rebroadcasts of three popular documentaries this month.

FRONTLINE Nominated for 11 Emmy Awards

Nine FRONTLINE documentaries — including an experimental digital film — and a promotional campaign have been nominated for 11 News and Documentary Emmy Awards this year.

Coming in July on FRONTLINE

It’s summer — but FRONTLINE isn’t taking the season off. From the resegregation of American schools to the unfolding chaos in Iraq, here’s a close look at FRONTLINE’s July lineup.

FRONTLINE Wins Major Funding to Expand Investigative Reporting

The largest gift from an individual in FRONTLINE’s history and a two-year Ford Foundation grant will support the series’ digital transformation.

Tuesday on FRONTLINE: “Battle Zones: Ukraine & Syria”

On May 27, FRONTLINE reveals firsthand the deep-seated hatreds between right-wing Ukrainian nationalists with historic ties to the Nazis, and violent pro-Russian separatists vying for control of the country.

FRONTLINE Wins Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for “Rape in the Fields”

The award recognizes outstanding reporting on human rights and social justice issues.

Coming in May on FRONTLINE

This month, FRONTLINE investigates the government’s massive secret surveillance program, travels to the raging conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, and examines the alarming rise of drug-resistant bacteria.

“Outlawed in Pakistan” Wins Overseas Press Club Award

The May 2013 film explores the complicated rape case of Pakistani teenager Kainat Soomro.

FRONTLINE Featured in Tow Center “Video Now” Report

Does online video need to be short and funny to be successful? That’s the conventional wisdom — but at FRONTLINE, we’re finding engaged and growing digital audiences for long form video journalism.

Remembering Peter Matthiessen

The death last week of Peter Matthiessen reminded us poignantly of the film he had done with us in 1989.

Coming in April on FRONTLINE

This April, FRONTLINE presents two raw, explosive films that explore America’s fixation on incarceration.

Filming a TB Epidemic, Up Close: Meet FRONTLINE Filmmaker Jezza Neumann

When he crossed into Swaziland to make a film about the rise of drug-resistant tuberculosis, Jezza Neumann wasn’t sure what to expect.

Coming in March on FRONTLINE

From an award-winning investigation on the sexual assault of undocumented women to a deeply personal look at the rise of drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis, here’s what’s coming up next on FRONTLINE.

FRONTLINE Wins Polk Award For “League Of Denial”

A FRONTLINE investigation into the NFL’s concussion crisis has been named among the winners of the 65th annual George Polk Awards in Journalism.

Coming in February on FRONTLINE

This February, three new FRONTLINE films will explore three big — and very different — questions.

FRONTLINE Wins duPont-Columbia Award for “Rape in the Fields”

A FRONTLINE investigation into the hidden reality of rape on the job among undocumented women has been honored with the 2014 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for excellence in broadcast and digital news.

FRONTLINE Wins Seven News and Documentary Emmy Awards

Six FRONTLINE films and our 2012 fall preview reel won last night at the 34th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards. Executive Producer David Fanning received a Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his decades-long commitment to journalism.

Your Summer FRONTLINE Viewing List: Film 5

We found the top five films that resonated most with viewers this season. Here’s number 5.

Your Summer FRONTLINE Viewing List: Film 4

We found the top five films that resonated most with viewers this season. Here’s number 4.

Your Summer FRONTLINE Viewing List: Film 3

We found the top five films that resonated most with viewers this season. Here’s number 3.

Your Summer FRONTLINE Viewing List: Film 2

We found the top five films that resonated most with viewers this season. Here’s number 2.

Your Summer FRONTLINE Viewing List: Film 1

We found the top five films that resonated most with viewers this season. Here’s number 1.

FRONTLINE Nominated for 18 Emmy Awards

Fifteen FRONTLINE films, an interactive and a promotional campaign were nominated for News and Documentary Emmy Awards this year by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

FRONTLINE’s David Fanning to Receive Lifetime Achievement Emmy

The honor comes as FRONTLINE marks its 30th anniversary season.

James Michael Sullivan: 1946-2013

Mike Sullivan, one of the guiding figures behind FRONTLINE for more than two decades, passed away suddenly on Sunday, June 23.

FRONTLINE Interactive Doc Wins “Best of Competition” at Banff

FRONTLINE was honored at the Banff World Media Festival for its interactive documentary, “Targeting the Electorate.”

Interactive: Your Hospital May Be Hazardous To Your Health

So much of what we call “digital television,” YouTube, Netflix or Hulu, is just small television, distributed over the internet. … Continue reading

Four New Awards for FRONTLINE Films & Digital Productions

FRONTLINE investigations into campaign finance, the Afghan drug trade, the 2008 Mumbai terror attack and the AIDS epidemic among African Americans have won awards this week.

FRONTLINE Honored By Webby Awards

Our website and an interactive have been singled out for one of the biggest honors on the web.

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