City of Cranes

Recent Episodes

A World Not Ours

A World Not Ours

POV

Life at a Palestinian refugee camp in southern Lebanon.

90 min.

Big Men

Big Men

POV

Get an unprecedented inside look at the global deal-making and dark underside of energy development.

15 to Life: Kenneth's Story

15 to Life: Kenneth's Story

POV

At age 15, Kenneth Young received four consecutive life sentences for a series of armed robberies. POV follows his struggle for redemption and chronicles his effort to reduce the sentence. 

60 min.

Fallen City

Fallen City

POV

Survivors of a 2008 earthquake in China.

60 min.

Getting Back to Abnormal

Getting Back to Abnormal

POV

The changed realities of post-Katrina New Orleans.

90 min.

American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs

American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs

POV

A profile of 98-year-old Grace Lee Boggs.

90 min.

Schedule

Wednesday
8/20/14 7:30 PM
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Thursday
8/21/14 12:30 AM
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Thursday
8/21/14 8:30 AM
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Thursday
8/21/14 2:30 PM
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Cranes dominate our skylines, yet few people ever notice them. Spending most of their time alone up in the crane, crane operators seem to merge with their machines, becoming invisible to passers-by. City of Cranes takes the viewer hundreds of feet above the ground to hear the insights of crane operators, and see a glimpse of the poetic, mesmerizing world of cranes.

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