June 10, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
Endeavor: Season 6

Endeavor: Season 6 Premeires June 16, 201 9 The latest installment of Endeavour is set in 1969. Endeavour will also be facing new challenges, with Morse having started a new role as a uniformed officer at the Woodstock police department and embracing the fashion of the...

Countdown To Launch of PBS' "Chasing The Moon" - June Blog

June 3, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Andrew Davis
"Chasing The Moon" - A Film By Robert Stone

On July 8, 2019, PBS is proud to unveil Chasing The Moon - a film by Robert Stone, which reimagines the Space Race to the moon for a new generation; upending much of the conventional mythology surrounding the effort. The series recasts the Space Age as an inspiring period...

Summer of Space on PBS

June 3, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
man in space

PBS, America’s home for documentary film, is telling the story of ’69 with a special summer slate commemorating the cultural milestones and technological triumphs of 50 years ago. In addition, PBS is dedicating the entire month of July to commemorate the wonder and awe of...

Saint Cloud Hill (Watch Online)

June 1, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Sean Clark & Jace Freeman
Saint Cloud Hill

Episode #408 - Captain Chris Scott rallies a colony of tent residents to defend their provisional homes against the forces of gentrification. As development encroaches on the community, the tragedies and personal experiences of a displaced community resurface among those...

Ingrid (Watch Online)

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Morrisa Maltz

Episode #407 - A successful fashion designer who gave up her big-city career, Ingrid Gipson discovered a reclusive life of solitude and unhindered creativity in Arkansas’ rural Ouachita Mountains. As if through poetry, she opens up her world again to those of us willing to...

The Well-Placed Weed (Watch Online)

May 17, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Cooper Sanchez & Steve Bransford
The Well-Placed Weed

Episode #406 - One of the most celebrated American garden designers of the past three decades, Ryan Gainey grew up in rural South Carolina, where he developed a deep love of plants from his relatives and neighbors. The Well-Placed Weed explores Gainey’s life and his...

South Carolina ETV to host five “Chasing the Moon” screeners across the state

May 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Chasing the Moon

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced a series of five screener events taking place across the state in conjunction with “Chasing the Moon” – a new, six-hour documentary film premiering Monday-Wednesday, July 8-10 on SCETV. Part of...

Lumpkin, GA (Watch Online)

May 10, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Nicholas Manting Brewer
Lumpkin, GA

Episode #405 - In a fading Georgia town, a community recalls its dark past and faces a grim present. An undocumented immigrant, caught in legal limbo and facing deportation, contemplates his future. In the midst of it all, a massive, private immigration prison generates...

Santuario (Watch Online)

May 10, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Pilar Timpane & Christine Delp

Episode #405 - After 25 years of living in the United States, Guatemalan grandmother Juana Ortega is threatened with deportation and soon takes sanctuary in a small North Carolina church. As time passes, and state lawmakers continue to ignore the family's pleas for a stay...

Experience the Apollo 8 Mission

May 9, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Tabitha Safdi
Apollo 8 module at the USS Yorktown

Aboard the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point is a replica Apollo 8 capsule where visitors can experience the mission. Apollo 8 was launched on December 21, 1968. Apollo 8 was the first human mission, in which the spacecraft left the Earth’s orbit. It was the first manned...

Gimme a Faith (Watch Online)

May 3, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Hao Zhang
Gimme a Faith

Episode #404 - Thousands of Chinese students arrive in the United States each year, often confronting loneliness and culture-clash upon arrival. Arriving in North Carolina to study filmmaking, Hao Zhang is surprised to find a unique community of Chinese students, connected...

Coming to PBS - May 2019

April 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody

INDEPENDENT LENS “Out of State” ( Monday, May 6, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET) Shipped thousands of miles away from Hawaii to a private prison in the Arizona desert, two native Hawaiians discover their indigenous traditions from a fellow inmate serving a life sentence. EMILIO &...

Fiesta Quinceañera (Watch Online)

April 26, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Rodrigo Dorfman & Peter Eversoll
Fiesta Quinceañera

Episode #403 - Life for a Latinx immigrant family in the New South can be challenging and sometimes terrifying, but thankfully, there’s always a fiesta to take you through the night. Three Latina girls and a seasoned drag artist hose their own quinceañera, a complex and...

A Texas Myth (Watch Online)

April 19, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Joseph Cashiola & David Fenster
A Texas Myth

Episode #402 - The Glover family invites an indigenous activist group to start a protest camp on their land in West Texas. Roughly 20 miles north of the US-Mexico Border, the Two Rivers camp sets out to fight the same company that built the pipeline at Standing Rock. As...

Two Trains Runnin' (Watch Online)

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Sam Pollard
Buddy Guy

Episode #401 - Set in Mississippi during the height of the civil rights movement, Two Trains Runnin’ is about the search for two forgotten blues singers. Directed by Sam Pollard, narrated by Common, and featuring the music of Gary Clark Jr., the film was nominated for a...