OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 2, 2017
A new documentary on the in-home care industry, produced by native Oregonian Tony Heriza, shows the growing need for these workers and their general lack of a livable wage and benefits.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 8, 2015
Portland filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald's film tells the story of Portland surgeon Hisham Bismar, who was moved to travel to Turkey to operate on severely injured Syrian refugees.
OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2015
MONDAY: Producer Jon Palfreman's documentary "The Vaccine War" dives into the controversial discussion around vaccinating children.
OPB | Broadcast: July 10, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll discuss The Battered Bastards of Baseball, a film that tracks the history of the Portland Mavericks, a former minor league team.
OPB | Broadcast: May 2, 2014
FRIDAY: Oregon filmmaker Beth Harrington's documentary about the history of the Carter and Cash families and their effect on music — country, Americana and more — debuts this Saturday in Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: April 3, 2013
We'll talk with the executive producer of "Stuck," a film that highlights the long wait for international adoptions.
OPB | Broadcast: March 19, 2013
American Winter profiles Portland families struggling to make ends meet in the aftermath of the great recession.
OPB | Broadcast: March 14, 2012
The new documentary Faded follows four girls through their teenage years to explore the causes and consequences of binge drinking.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 14, 2012
The German filmmaker Wim Wenders celebrates the work and life of choreographer Pina Bausch in his new 3D documentary, Pina.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 13, 2012
This Oscar-nominated film documents the events and people involved in a series of arsons in Oregon and elsewhere that were successfully prosecuted as terrorism.