Chopin Saved My Life
Through the stories of two young people, this thoughtful documentary explores the transformative power of Chopin’s Ballade Number 1. Japanese teenager Momoka finds release for her inner anguish following Japan’s earthquake, while Scottish music student Paul, recovering from his fifth brain surgery, credits its emotional pull for the return of his memory.
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Finding Vivian Maier
A mysterious nanny, who secretly took over 100,000 photographs that were hidden in storage lockers and discovered decades later, is now considered among the 20th century’s...
The Royal Ballet performs one of the most-loved classical ballets in a dazzling production originally choreographed by Marius Petipa. Accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s beautiful score, this...
Gautier Capucon and Yuja Wang in Recital
Cellist Gautier Capuçon and pianist Yuja Wang perform sonatas by Brahms, Rachmaninov and Chopin.
Looking for Lowry
Chronicles the life and work of British artist L.S. Lowry, best known for his atmospheric urban and industrial landscapes.
Guggenheim and the Baroness
We know the Guggenheim Museum, but we do not know the story behind it - the story of its founding director: Hilla Rebay. Why have we never heard of her before?
Secret Disco Revolution
Shake your booty back to the 70s with this glittering look at the much-maligned disco era. Featuring interviews with Gloria Gaynor, the Village People, Kool and the Gang and...
Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia
Explore the the life and career of outspoken writer Gore Vidal as he examines the course of American history right up to the modern day.
Around the World in 80 Treasures
Combining history and travel, this series gives viewers a tour of the world's most breathtaking man-made treasures. Discover awe-inspiring temples, towers,...