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2015 PBS Arts Fall Festival celebra el aniversario de su quinta temporada

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La Presidente de PBS, Paula Kerger anunció hoy en la Rueda de Prensa de la Asociación de Críticos de Televisión la lista completa y los horarios de transmisión de los espectáculos de programación artística anuales de PBS.

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PBS Honors Hispanic Heritage Month with Vibrant Art, Rich Culture and Compelling History

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In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month and as part of its commitment to celebrating the diversity of our nation year-round, PBS today announced an on-air lineup commemorating the unique experiences and culture of Hispanic Americans that have shaped Latino – and American – history.

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PBS Programs Receive Three Imagen Awards

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On Friday, August 21, the 30th annual Imagen Awards were announced at a ceremony held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles.

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PBS Airing Debt of Honor November 10, 2015 as Part of its Stories of Service

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DEBT OF HONOR: DISABLED VETERANS IN AMERICAN HISTORY, a new documentary film by six-time Emmy Award-winning director Ric Burns, will premiere nationwide on Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at 9 p.m. (check local listings), as part of PBS’ Stories of Service.

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PBS Programs Receive 30 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations

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On July 16, 2015 the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced nominations for the 67th Primetime Emmy® Awards, for which PBS programs received 30 nominations.

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PBS Releases App for Android Platform and Announces Chromecast Compatibility

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PBS announced today it has extended availability of its popular video app to the Android platform for the first time.

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PBS Primetime This Fall Shines With Exquisite New Drama, Exuberant Performances, Extraordinary Science and Stars Galore

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PBS’ Fall 2015 primetime schedule offers delights in all genres — from drama to the performing arts to sumptuous nature and science programs — anchored by the story of America’s most legendary filmmaker and his magical legacy in “Walt Disney” on AMERICAN EXPERIENCE (watch the trailer here), and the enthralling new MASTERPIECE drama “Indian Summers,” featuring acclaimed actress Julie Walters.

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PBS and Comcast Partner to Double Current Season Programming on Xfinity On Demand

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Today, PBS and Comcast announced a new partnership that will more than double the amount of PBS programming available via Xfinity On Demand.

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POLDARK Drama and Unprecedented Look at Sea Life in BIG BLUE LIVE Spark PBS’ 2015 Summer Season

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PBS’ 2015 wide-ranging summer season lineup launches with the premiere of a new version of the romantic saga POLDARK ON MASTERPIECE (watch a clip here) and culminates with BIG BLUE LIVE, a first-time, live-event co-production with the BBC documenting the late-summer confluence of whales, and other sea life, as it is happening in Monterey Bay, California.

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PBS Programs Receive 4 Peabody Awards

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On April 23, the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication announced winners for the 74th Annual Peabody Awards for the best in electronic media for 2014.

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Ken Burns' 1990 Masterpiece THE CIVIL WAR Re-Mastered to Achieve Highest Definition for New Broadcast on PBS

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As the country marks the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination and the end of the Civil War, PBS announced today that THE CIVIL WAR, the award-winning film produced and directed by Ken Burns that first aired in September 1990, will be rebroadcast over five consecutive nights September 7-11, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. ET (check local listings).

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AMERICAN EPIC - A Journey Through the Music that Transformed America

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PBS and the BBC Arena today announced AMERICAN EPIC, the extraordinary story of the trailblazing era when country-wide, the music of ordinary Americans was recorded for the very first time.

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PBS Distribution Announces Theatrical Release of Stanley Nelson’s “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution”

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Following the recent Sundance Film Festival premiere of Stanley Nelson’s highly anticipated new documentary “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,” PBS Distribution has announced it will distribute the film in select theaters in the fall of 2015. The film is also slated for a special broadcast as part of PBS’ independent film series INDEPENDENT LENS in winter of 2016.

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Season Two of PBS' GENEALOGY ROADSHOW Receives Support From Ancestry

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PBS announced today that the full second season of GENEALOGY ROADSHOW will receive support from Ancestry, including presence on-air and online on the GENEALOGY ROADSHOW website on PBS.org. Season two of GENEALOGY ROADSHOW airs on Tuesdays through February 24 at 8:00 p.m. ET (check local listings).

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Leading Public Service Broadcasters BBC and PBS Announce Major New Partnership

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PBS President and CEO Paula A. Kerger announced today at the PBS portion of the Television Critics Association Press Tour a unique new multi-title co-production deal between PBS, BBC and BBC Worldwide.

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