Television Program Guide

From the TV Program Guide
Two women sitting at a blue table Antiques Roadshow - desert botanical garden hour 1 Premiere date: Monday, March 23 at 8:00 pm on WFSU
Next showtime: Saturday, March 28 at 5:00 pm on WFSU

Phenomenal Phoenix finds abound at the Desert Botanical Garden including Neil Armstrong-signed Apollo 11 Moon Landing photos, a Tongan war club made around 1800 and 1993 "Magic: The Gathering" beta cards. Which is appraised for up to $100,000?

Little Women cast sitting in grass Little Women On Masterpiece - part one Premiere date: Sunday, March 22 at 8:00 pm on WFSU
Next showtime: Saturday, March 28 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

With their father away at war, sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March come to terms with their new life, alongside their mother, Marmee. The girls make friends with Laurie, the new boy next door.

Two women, one holding a newborn child Call The Midwife - episode one Premiere date: Sunday, March 29 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Dr. Turner and Nurse Crane must deal with an alarming outbreak of diphtheria. Fred finds an abandoned baby in a dustbin, and the team must help locate its mother.

A man wearing a hat Garth Brooks: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song Premiere date: Sunday, March 29 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

Country music icon Garth Brooks receives the 2020 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at an all-star tribute in Washington, D.C. The multiple hall of famer is the youngest recipient of the prestigious prize.

Antiques Roadshow treasure box logo Antiques Roadshow - desert botanical garden hour 2 Premiere date: Monday, March 30 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Discover an oasis of Roadshow treasures at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, such as a Cartier jadeite pendant necklace, Kanye West original artwork from around 1995 and a 1906 Louis Akin chromolithograph. Learn which is $50,000-$75,000.

Frontline white text on red background Frontline - plastic wars Premiere date: Tuesday, March 31 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Did the plastic industry use recycling to sell more plastic? With the industry expanding like never before and the crisis of ocean pollution growing, FRONTLINE and NPR investigate the fight over the future of plastics.

An owl Nature - cuba's wild revolution Premiere date: Wednesday, April 1 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

In the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean, Cuba is an island teeming with exotic biodiversity: from coral reefs pulsating with life to five-foot-long Cuban rock iguanas. As international relations thaw, what will become of this wildlife sanctuary?

Additional showtimes:
  • Sunday, April 5 at 12:00 pm on WFSU
4 people talking on a show Nova - cuba's cancer hope Premiere date: Wednesday, April 1 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

When the U.S. trade embargo left Cuba isolated from medical resources, Cuban scientists developed their own biotech industry - and promising lung cancer vaccines. Can they now team up with U.S. partners to make the treatments available to all?

Additional showtimes:
  • Saturday, April 4 at 4:00 pm on WFSU
Julia Child smiling Dishing With Julia Child - the whole fish story Premiere date: Friday, April 3 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Jose Andres and Eric Ripert are amazed by Julia Child's hands-on treatment of a whole fish, how much information she conveys in the show and her ability to work without any retakes.

Person in red performing infront of a globular structure Great Performances At The Met - akhnaten Premiere date: Sunday, April 5 at 1:00 pm on WFSU

Experience composer Philip Glass’ visionary masterpiece portraying the impact of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhnaten as he rises to the throne. Stars Anthony Roth Costanzo in the title role. Karen Kamensek conducts.

A woman singing into a microphone World On Fire On Masterpiece - episode one Premiere date: Sunday, April 5 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

When war breaks out, young translator Harry vows to help his Polish lover Kasia flee Warsaw, but how will he explain this to his sweetheart Lois, waiting for him at home in Manchester?

Windermere Children Premiere date: Sunday, April 5 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Child survivors of the Holocaust are brought to an estate near England's Lake Windermere to recuperate with the help of volunteer therapists. Without their families, they find kinship in each other and form bonds that give them hope for the future.

Antiques Roadshow treasure box logo Antiques Roadshow - treasure fever Premiere date: Monday, April 6 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Roadshow examines artifacts and artistry of health and medicine history. Appraisals spotlight items related to health and wellness, including surprising historical objects once used for health purposes but not in use today.

Additional showtimes:
  • Saturday, April 11 at 5:00 pm on WFSU
A baby with wires running to its head Broken Places Premiere date: Monday, April 6 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Find out why some children are severely damaged by early adversity while others are able to thrive. By revisiting childhood trauma victims we profiled decades ago, we learn how their experiences shaped their lives as adults.

A woman writing something down Gene: An Intimate History - episode one Premiere date: Tuesday, April 7 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

A fascinating history of the human genome weaves together science and personal stories. Patients with rare genetic diseases and their doctors seek to discover cures, often in a race against time.

Nova logo in space Nova - the truth about fat Premiere date: Wednesday, April 8 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

Scientists are coming to understand fat as a system akin to an organ -- one whose size may have more to do with biological processes than personal choices. Explore the mysteries of fat and its role in hormone production, hunger and even pregnancy.

Additional showtimes:
  • Saturday, April 11 at 4:00 pm on WFSU
Dumplings in a bowl Somewhere South - dumpling dilemma Premiere date: Friday, April 10 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

Accompany Vivian on a trip to the Mississippi Delta and farther south to learn that not all dumplings are the same. But whether filled with minced meat, chopped veggies or nothing at all, they stretch our ingredients and our imaginations.

A woman singing into a microphone World On Fire On Masterpiece - episode two Premiere date: Sunday, April 12 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

A month into war and with Warsaw destroyed, Harry is desperate for news, while Kasia joins the Polish resistance.

A woman gasping at a painting Antiques Roadshow - desert botanical garden hour 3 Premiere date: Monday, April 13 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Phoenix treasures heat up at the Desert Botanical Garden with a Hassan El Glaoui tempera painting made around 1970, a Line Vautrin Talosel mirror and a diamond horseshoe brooch from about 1900. One is appraised for $75,000.

Additional showtimes:
  • Saturday, April 18 at 5:00 pm on WFSU
A butterfly making someone laugh Independent Lens - bedlam Premiere date: Monday, April 13 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Hear the poignant stories of people grappling with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other psychiatric conditions. Psychiatrist Kenneth Rosenberg visits ERs, jails and homeless camps to examine the national health crisis of mental illness.

A woman walking down a brightly lit hallway Gene: An Intimate History - episode two Premiere date: Tuesday, April 14 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Geneticists wrestle with the moral implications of groundbreaking new technologies that offer both promise and peril. Audrey, a determined young scientist with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, researches a treatment for her own condition.

A scene of a courtroom The Definition of Insanity Premiere date: Tuesday, April 14 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

A team of dedicated Miami-Dade County public servants work to help people with mental illness navigate from lives of tragedy to possibility. The film reveals a humane criminal justice approach to mental illness.

BloodSugar Rising logo Blood Sugar Rising Premiere date: Wednesday, April 15 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

Diabetes is an epidemic that affects 100 million Americans, costing over $350 billion annually. Explore the history and science of this hidden crisis and meet some of the faces behind the statistics whose stories bring insights and hope.

Additional showtimes:
  • Sunday, April 19 at 4:00 pm on WFSU
Julia Child smiling Dishing With Julia Child - the potato show Premiere date: Friday, April 17 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Rick Bayless comments on Julia Child's performance preparing potatoes. Collaborator and dear friend Jacques Pepin discusses her love of butter and her gracious approach to meet all of the staff at restaurants where they dined.

A woman in a dark room Call The Midwife - episode four Premiere date: Sunday, April 19 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Sister Julienne volunteers Nonnatus House to take part in an obstetrics training initiative for four young doctors. Their arrival causes a lot of excitement among the midwives. Fred makes a discovery while on his CDC rounds.

Additional showtimes:
  • Saturday, April 25 at 9:00 pm on WFSU
Antiques Roadshow treasure box logo Antiques Roadshow - mcnay art museum hour 1 Premiere date: Monday, April 20 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

It's a fiesta of fabulous finds as Roadshow visits McNay Art Museum in San Antonio for standouts like a W. W. Denslow-inscribed "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," a Mercury Space Capsule wind tunnel model and a black opal ring. Which is $60,000-$120,000?

Additional showtimes:
  • Saturday, April 25 at 5:00 pm on WFSU
Black and white photo of a farmer holding up crops Man Who Tried to Feed The World: American Experience Premiere date: Tuesday, April 21 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Explore the life of 1970 Nobel Peace Prize winner Norman Borlaug, who tried to solve world hunger. He rescued India from a severe famine and led the "Green Revolution," estimated to have saved one billion lives. But his work later faced criticism.

The legendary Sir David Attenborough Climate Change - The Facts Premiere date: Wednesday, April 22 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Scientists explore the impact of climate change and what could happen if global warming exceeds 1.5 degrees. Discover how the latest innovations and technology are posing potential solutions and what individuals can do to prevent further damage.

A turtle's head emerging from the water Troubled Waters: A Turtle's Tale Premiere date: Wednesday, April 22 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Narrated by award-winning actor Peter Coyote, TROUBLED WATERS: A TURTLE'S TALE features interviewers with marine biologists, ocean conservation experts and volunteers who rehabilitate injured, sick sea turtles and return them to the wild. The documentary examines the effects of global warming, water pollution, red tide and other human-made problems endangering sea turtles, including boat strikes, entanglement in fishing gear, and the dramatic escalation of a tumor-causing virus.

Additional showtimes:
  • Sunday, April 26 at 1:00 pm on WFSU
A man and woman performer performing International Jazz Day - from australia Premiere date: Friday, April 24 at 10:00 pm on WFSU

Join more than two dozen world-renowned artists from across the globe for an extraordinary celebration of jazz music. The 2020 International Jazz Day All-Star Global Concert was held at Hamer Hall in Melbourne, Australia.

A soldier looking at a man World On Fire On Masterpiece - episode four Premiere date: Sunday, April 26 at 9:00 pm on WFSU

Harry's courage is tested at Louvain, while Kasia's resistance activity in Warsaw intensifies.

Notre Dame Secrets Of The Dead - building notre dame Premiere date: Tuesday, April 28 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

Follow an investigation into the centuries-long construction of Notre Dame de Paris, uncovering the vast architectural, technical and human challenges that played out during the turbulent history of one of the world's most celebrated buildings.

A beautiful red bird looking at the camera Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries - the tropics Premiere date: Wednesday, April 29 at 8:00 pm on WFSU

The spy creatures investigate the wildlife that thrives in the tropics. They infiltrate a hippo pod, a nursery of red flying foxes, a gorilla sanctuary and the secret world of pygmy forest elephants.