Educational

10 Things to Know About…

10 Things to Know About

24 x 30′, HD

Science comes to life in a fun and entertaining way.  Our three hosts explore fascinating subjects including the reason behind fears and phobias, how advances in robotics are transforming lives, how our “gut” is our second brain, and new methods of dealing with pain.  Latest scientific discoveries are delved into along with interesting and weird science tidbits.  Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

Both Worlds

Both Worlds

66 x 30′, HD

Social tolerance meets cultural diversity as a group of conflicted young people from migrant backgrounds face the ultimate challenge of trying to be true to themselves while conforming to the expectations of their parents and communities.  Their life-changing journeys have pushed the young people to their emotional limits and caused them to question their place in the world. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

The Choo Choo Bob Show

The Choo Choo Bob Show
36 x 12′, HD

All aboard for the adventures of Choo Choo Bob and his wacky friends as they visit railroads and museums all over the country, sing songs with each other or with guest musicians such as Ozomatli and Haley Bonar, and visit Tinyland, the small world located on Choo Choo Bob’s train layout.

Descubra Inglés

10 Things to Know About

26 x 3-5′, HD

Spanish-speaking youngsters will have fun learning English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.  The series includes short English lessons with practice time, on-screen visuals for vocabulary and words, colorful characters and catchy songs for each letter of the alphabet! An interactive and entertaining way to hear and learn English!

A Doctor’s Sword

10 Things to Know About

1 x 52′ or 1 x 70′, HD

The incredible true story of Ireland’s Dr. Aidan MacCarthy, who survived some of the most harrowing experiences of World War II – evacuation from Dunkirk then almost four years of POW captivity and surviving the atomic bombing of Nagasaki. 70 years later, his daughter travels to Japan in search of the mysterious donor of a Japanese Samurai sword which her father had brought back with him after the war. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

Eco Company

Eco Company

50 x 30′, HD

What does it mean to go green as a teen? An inspirational new show hosted by teens who combine their natural curiosity with their enthusiasm for preserving the planet they will inherit. Each week, the E-Co Team reports on various aspects of being green and how we can impact our world. Viewers ill have the opportunity to share their own stories and learn how they, too, can make a difference.

Enviropals!

Mickey's Farm
52 x 30′, HD

Youngsters ages 4 – 8 will be fully entertained as they join in the adventures of Rae Rae the Red Panda and his friends Safari Stan, Safari Sue and the Safari Kids along with their 16 zany animal puppet friends.  In a fun, yet educational style, this fast-paced series introduces children to conserving the environment, science and the animals we need to protect.

I Got Rhythm: The Science of Song

10 Things to Know About

1 x 60′, HD

Music is a part of almost everything in our lives from soothing babies, to singing in the shower, to romancing a mate, to celebrations and rituals. What triggers our response to music? This compelling documentary seeks to provide answers to why we sing and the powerful effect music has on our brains and bodies. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

Kinderzoo

10 Things to Know About

26 x 12′, HD

A show about animals, presented by animals. Part live-action, part animation, Kinderzoo is designed to stimulate and educate 2-6 year-old pre-school children in a highly entertaining manner. Set in a fictitious ‘open’ wildlife reserve (the Kinderzoo), the theme of conservation through education is promoted by using wild animals as the key leads in each episode.

Lifeline: The Untold Story of Saving the Pulse Survivors

Lifeline

1 x 60′, HD

On June 12, 2016, Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida was the site of one of the deadliest mass shooting in the history of the USA.  Lifeline will take you behind-the-scenes to see how the blood center and hospital raced against the clock to save the victims’ lives.  Hear the emotional stories from both the survivors and the blood donors themselves who unknowingly saved their lives

Living Treasures of the Yucatán

10 Things to Know About

13 x 30′, HD

Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula has a rich history dating back to 1500 BC. Remnants of the Mayan civilization remain. But, the smaller, less visual treasures – the traditions practiced by the most important assets of this land – its people, have all but disappeared.  Living Treasures of the Yucatán tells the personal stories of men and women who work at jobs unchanged from years ago.  Jobs which, in some cases, will disappear when these last few practitioners are no longer with us. Available in English and Neutral Spanish.

The Lost Treasure Fleet of 1715

The Lost Treasure Fleet of 1715
1 x 60′, HD

July 31, 1715:  A fleet of 11 Spanish galleons set sail for Spain from Havana, Cuba, loaded with untold riches of silver, gold and jewels.  A few days into their voyage, the entire fleet sank off the coast of Florida due to the fury of a massive hurricane. Six galleons have been found. The treasures from the remaining five have been lying scattered along the ocean floor waiting to be discovered. Join us for this modern day treasure hunt as a team of explorers receive the ultimate payoff.

MI Healthy Mind

10 Things to Know About

29 x 30′, HD

An award-winning talk show with a focus on mental and behavioral health and wellness. The series showcases real people, “the heroes” who have overcome and conquered obstacles and conditions such as mental illness, human trafficking, teen depression, suicide, addictions and domestic abuse.  In the wake of incredible loss, or adversity, these people found a way to turn personal tragedy into hope.

Mickey’s Farm

Mickey's Farm

143 x 11′, HD

Mickey’s Farm offers a unique blend of live action, colorful animation, fantasy visuals, and original music for preschool children. The show features Mickey, a real Sheltie Sheep dog, and 14 year-old Megan, his wise, fun-loving best friend as they explore new things and encourage learning, problem-solving, friendship and cooperation.

Millennials: Growing Up in the 21st Century

Millennials: Growing Up in the 21st Century
6 x 60′, HD

Provides an often emotionally raw look into the lives of a diverse group of children as they transition from the innocence of childhood, through the turbulence of adolescence and emerge as young adults.  Through yearly candid interviews over a course of 14 years, Millennials echoes in real life what the Oscar nominated film Boyhood has done in fiction. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

Moving Mountains

Moving Mountains
1 x 104′, HD

Based on the true story of Trish Bragg, an impoverished coal miner’s wife, who stood up to billion-dollar coal company and government bureaucracy when a vast deep mine destroyed her neighbors’ water wells. Starring Theresa Russell, this heart-warming films follows a journey fortified with faith, poetry and humor.

Orchard House

10 Things to Know About

1 x 30′, HD

The home in which the beloved classic novel Little Women was set and where the book’s author, Louisa May Alcott lived, is a living museum with a soul that touches those who walk through the door. The epicenter of great American literary traditions, the home and its traditions are vital to the preservation of American history. The inspiring documentary combines archival photographs, excerpts from the family’s personal papers and interviews with photographer Annie Leibowitz and others. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

The Outsider’s Club

10 Things to Know About

43 x 30′, HD

The Outsiders Club is a trend-setting, fast-paced Emmy Award-winning series that will show kids the fun and excitement they’ll have living an active outdoor lifestyle. The Outsiders Club’s hosts and club members meet up with young experts who will guide them in activities that will get them moving and enjoying all that nature and being outside has to offer! Each episode will also showcase fascinating ‘Did you Know’ and ‘Nutritional Moments’ segments.

Real Life 101

Real Life 101

 100+ x 30′, HD

Have you ever wondered what you might want to do for the rest of your life? Well, Real Life 101, which is aimed at teens and young adults, introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, and special effects directors, we cover them all. Join our energetic hosts for a weekly half-hour of fun and entertainment. Rated High for Educational Content by the Annenberg Policy Center. Check out our www.RL101.com web site for help in pursuing the career of your choice.

Sing and Spell

10 Things to Know About

26 x 30′, HD plus 1 x 30′ Christmas Special

A delightfully entertaining animated series for preschoolers to give them a jump on learning the basics of phonics as well as their letters and more. Children will enjoy watching Miss Cathy in her classroom. Plus, they’ll have fun singing along with the cast of quirky, amusing characters and animals as they reinforce Miss Cathy’s lessons. Also useful for teaching English as a second language.

Spitfire Paddy

Spitfire Paddy
1 x 60′, HD

In 1940’s wartime Britain, Ace Brenan “Paddy” Finucane became the youngest wing commander in the history of the Royal Air Force.  His exploits became famous as far afield as America and Australia as the handsome 21 year old war icon became a symbol of hope and pride.  In his meteoric but brief career, Paddy was celebrated as one of the top Fighter Ace Pilots of World War II.  Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

This is Palestine

1 x 60′, HD

This compelling documentary records the daily struggle of Palestinians who struggle to find hope for the future.  Meet the indigenous people of this war-torn region trying to deal with the relentless pressures and drudgery of daily life in a land of endless conflict.  See stories of the painful experiences and loss they have endured due to the ongoing Israeli/Arab conflict. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

TRIP Ecuador

10 Things to Know About

12 x 30′, HD & 4K

Experience the beauty of Ecuador and get to know its people, its roots and its customs.  Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of this biodiverse country while learning the principles of eco-tourism. Get to know the indigenous families and see how community tourism offers hope and opportunity as they share their lifestyle, knowledge and respect for nature with visitors.  Available in Neutral Spanish only.

What in the World?

What in the World

53 x 30′, SD/HD

This hard-hitting series focuses on the downside of globalization and the denial of human rights in certain areas of the world such as Latin America, Asia, Africa, and the USA.  Moving stories are told from the eyes of the locals who live through the violations. Distributed in cooperation with Network Ireland Television.

Wonderama

10 Things to Know About

Season 1: 16 x 60′, HD; Seasons 2 & 3: 26 x 30′ each

What do you get when you mix crazy, fun, and amazing? Wonderama, of course! Join host David Osmond in this award winning variety show for kids and their families.  The fast-paced series blends musical performances, science experiments, cooking demonstrations, messy games, fun facts and much more in every episode.

Wyland’s Art Studio

Wyland's Art Studio
78 x 30′, HD

Combining his passion for environmental conservation and his award-winning painting skills, internationally renowned and award winning artist Wyland inspires and teaches audiences how to paint spectacular marine life, wild life and outdoor scenery. While demonstrating his various tips and techniques, he also offers valuable messages about conservation and his subjects.