Documentaries

Documentaries produced by WQED

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Learning: Getting From Here To There

WQED Specials

Learning: Getting From Here To There

New methodologies in education pinpoint students' strengths and weakness.

Learning: Getting From Here To There

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Before Stage Four: Confronting Early Psychosis

WQED Specials

Before Stage Four: Confronting Early Psychosis

Hear about first-time psychotic episodes and treatment from experts and family members.

Before Stage Four: Confronting Early Psychosis

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Come By Here: A History of Five Churches

WQED Specials

Come By Here: A History of Five Churches

We visit five African-American churches in western Pennsylvania.

Come By Here: A History of Five Churches

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Volunteers: A Call to Serve

WQED Specials

Volunteers: A Call to Serve

Three local volunteers give their time in three different ways.

Volunteers: A Call to Serve

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Vietnam: Another View

WQED Specials

Vietnam: Another View

A look at the Vietnamese who immigrated to Western Pennsylvania after the fall of Saigon.

Vietnam: Another View

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Broken: Women - Families - Opioids

WQED Specials

Broken: Women - Families - Opioids

Compared to men, women’s addiction can have more devastating implications.

Broken: Women - Families - Opioids

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Hope After Heroin

WQED Specials

Hope After Heroin

People who have experienced addiction share their stories.

Hope After Heroin

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials Forgotten/Found

WQED Specials

Forgotten/Found

Pennsylvania is filled with historic, vacated places just waiting to be explored.

Forgotten/Found

Video thumbnail: WQED Specials A Christmas Cookie Story

WQED Specials

A Christmas Cookie Story

A festive look at Pittsburgh-area cookie makers.

A Christmas Cookie Story

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WQED Specials

Authentic Lives

Transgender men and women define their own authentic lives in an evolving city.

Authentic Lives