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The 50 Year Argument

Monday Night Docs l Airing Now

Watch a different documentary every Monday night. Next up: Profiles the provocative and influential publication The New York Review of Books and its charismatic founding editor, Robert Silvers, who, along with his co-editor, Barbara Epstein, has guided the Review since its launch over a half-century ago.

Alan Alda and the Actor Within You: A YoungArts Masterclass

Tuesday, September 16 at 7:30 PM

Award-winning actor/director/writer Alan Alda schools a group of promising young actors in the art of improvisation in this all new YoungArts Masterclass special on HBO.

Terror At The Mall

Airing Now

A harrowing inside look at the 2013 siege of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Africa.

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A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

Airing Now

Utilizing exclusive BTS footage and firsthand accounts from past and present firefighters, acclaimed actor Steve Buscemi (an FDNY veteran) explores what its like to work in one of the most demanding fire departments in the world.

A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

CAPTIVATED The Trials of Pamela Smart

Airing Now

Examines the media circus surrounding the case of Pamela Smart, a New Hampshire school administrator accused of masterminding a plot to have four students murder her husband in 1990.

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HBO Documentaries and Specials Pick Up Emmys

HBO Documentaries walked away with statuettes for One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp' (best children's program) and Life According to Sam' (merit in documentary filmmaking).

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Nixon by Nixon: In His Own Words

Airing Now

Looks at the many different sides of Richard Nixon, one of our most complex presidents, through thousands of hours of recently declassified audiotapes recorded in the Nixon White House.

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Love Child

Airing Now

A revealing documentary that examines the obsessive culture of online gaming, through the case of a South Korean couple charged with neglect after the death of their three-month old child.

Love Child Love Child

The Newburgh Sting

Airing Now

An eye-opening exposé of a notorious case that reveals how the FBI often targets Muslim communities in poor neighborhoods  all in the name of dismantling homegrown terrorism.

The Newburgh Sting The Newburgh Sting

Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus

Airing Now

Comprised of smuggled footage and uncensored interviews, this enlightening documentary gives audiences a front-row seat to the Belarus Free Theater  a performance art resistance movement against Europes last remaining dictatorship.

Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus

The Case Against 8

Airing Now

Inside look into the case to overturn Californias ban on same-sex marriage, while following the unlikely team that took the first federal marriage-equality lawsuit to the U.S. Supreme Court.

The Case Against 8 The Case Against 8

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A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

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Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus

Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus

The Case Against 8

The Case Against 8 The Case Against 8
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The 50 Year Argument

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