On Sunday starting at 7 p.m., there’s a Masterpiece Mystery! Grantchester marathon! Join us for 4 back-to-back episodes of Clergyman Sidney Chambers solving mysteries.
Monday at 9 p.m., tune in for Independent Lens The Graduates, a story about how Latino students are faring in our nation’s public education system, but also a story about the American future.
Independent Lens Wonder Woman! traces the fascinating evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman on Monday at 10 p.m. From the birth of the comic book superheroine in the 1940s to the blockbusters of today, Wonder Women! looks at how popular representations of powerful women often reflect society’s anxieties about women’s liberation.
Tuesday at 7 p.m., Last Days In Vietnam: American Experience tells a story set during the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War. With the clock ticking and the city under fire, an unlikely group of heroes took matters into their own hands.
Frontline Hunting The Nightmare Bacteria investigates the alarming rise of untreatable infections Tuesday at 9 p.m. Fueled by decades of antibiotic overuse, the crisis has deepened as major drug companies, squeezed by Wall Street expectations, have abandoned the development of new antibiotics. Without swift action, the miracle age of antibiotics could be coming to an end.
At 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Genius Of Marie Curie tells the story of first woman to be awarded a Nobel prize. In her lifetime, Marie Curie became a rare thing: a celebrity scientist, attracting the attention of the news cameras and tabloid gossip, fascinated by a woman winning prestigious awards and making groundbreaking discoveries.
On Wednesday at 7 p.m., Nature Snow Monkeys observes a troop of snow monkeys in the frigid valleys of Japan’s Shiga Highlands who make their way and raise their families in a complex society of rank and privilege where each knows their place.
On NOVA Secrets Of Noah’s Ark, a 3,700-year-old inscribed clay tablet reveals a surprising new version of the Biblical flood story, complete with how-to instructions for assembling an ark. Wednesday at 8 p.m., watch expert boat builders assemble and launch a massive reed boat.
On Wednesday at 9 p.m., Secrets of the Dead The Lost Gardens Of Babylon examines a world wonder so elusive, most people have decided it must be mythical. Centuries of digging have turned up nothing. But they were digging in the wrong place. Now, this film proves the spectacular Hanging Gardens of Babylon did exist, shows us where they were, what they looked like and how they were constructed.
Overheard with Evan Smith will feature Academy Award-nominated actor and screenwriter, Ethan Hawke on Thursday at 7 p.m.
On Daytripper East Austin, Texas, Chet explores the east side of Texas’s capital city exploring its food trucks, a modern butcher shop, and a house museum that “Keeps Austin Weird.” Tune in Thursday at 7:30 p.m. as he visits the Texas State Cemetery with the graves of past Texans including “Father of Texas” Stephen F. Austin, and then pushes his lack of athleticism to the extreme on an obstacle course.
David Suchet In The Footsteps Of St. Peter (Parts 1 & 2) confronts the fact that Saint Peter is perhaps one of the most puzzling characters in history. For many people, he is the most important disciple and the “rock” of the Catholic church. But on Thursday at 8 p.m., learn how how a simple Galilean fisherman become the first Pope.
On Friday at 8 p.m., watch Time for Three In Concert with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. The concert features a blend of pop, classical and folk music arranged in unique mash-ups. Vocalists include Joshua Radin and Lily & Madeleine.
On Friday at 9 p.m., tune in for Dave Clark Five – Glad All Over and find out more about the first English group to tour America in May of 1964 and how they laid the groundwork for the “British Invasion” of rock & roll.
Saturday at 7 p.m., Austin City Limits presents Sam Smith and Future Islands as they play some of their biggest hits.