Join Peter Greenberg for a tour of Mexico through the eyes of its leader Sunday at 7 pm with Mexico: The Royal Tour. Led by President Calderon, travel to Mexico’s iconic spots and beyond with this television special.
Independent Lens Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey Monday at 9 pm follows Arnel Pineda and traces his story of being plucked from YouTube to become the front man for iconic American rock band Journey.
Travel back in time to 1981 with John Denver Rocky Mountain High Live In Japan Monday at 10:30 pm. This concert was from his seven-show tour of Japan that delighted an enthusiastic audience, including Japan’s Royal Family.
Latino Americans presents Pride And Prejudice/ Peril And Promise Tuesday at 7 pm. Witness the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity as labor leaders organize farm workers in California and activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos.
Frontline goes inside Japan’s Nuclear Meltdown Tuesday at 9 pm. Watch the story of workers struggling frantically to reconnect power inside the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex after a devastating earthquake and tsunami struck Japan on march 11, 2011.
On Story presents A Conversation With Chris Carter, Creator of the X-Files Tuesday at 10:30 pm. Discover how Carter stirred audiences using the power of mythology and how his use of the paranormal and search for the truth have become staples of popular culture.
Explore archaeological evidence from the Mayan society Wednesday at 9 pm with Quest For The Lost Maya.
Overheard with Evan Smith presents Her Excellency Joyce Banda, President Of Malawi Thursday at 7 pm. Malawian President Joyce Banda is the first female president of the African nation and the second female head of state.
Great Performances presents The Hollow Crown: Henry IV, Part 2 Friday at 9 pm. During the aftermath of the Battle of Shrewsbury, Northumberland learns of the death of his son and the frail King is reconciled to his son.
Rick Steves’ Europe presents London: Historic And Dynamic Saturday at 10:30 am. Ponder royal tombs in Westminster Abbey, learn how to triple the calories of an English scone at teatime, and discover treasures in the British Library.
Watch Elton John In Concert Saturday at 8 pm. The legendary artists returns to the stage for a specially staged concert.