NHPBS Passport Update - December 5, 2022

What's Arriving and Leaving NHPBS Passport

New/Returning Titles

La Otra Mirada Season 2
Teresa returns to school after being found innocent of her father’s murder. Her struggles, though, are far from over, as she deals with new secrets and new threats to the Academy. From Walter Presents, in Spanish with English subtitles.
Available: Dec. 9 – Sept. 30, 2024

Box 21
The lives of a girl trafficked into prostitution and of a police officer twist together unexpectedly. But what answers does the elusive Box 21 hold? From Walter Presents, in Swedish with English subtitles
Available: Dec. 8 – Dec. 31, 2023

Face to Face
Investigator Bjorn is horrified to find his own daughter lying on the autopsy table. Forensics point to suicide, but Bjorn refuses to believe it. A furious and sorrow-stricken Bjorn uncovers a network of truths, lies and criminal acts. In order to understand his daughter’s death, Bjorn must finally face the unavoidable truth of why she died. From Walter Presents, in Danish with English subtitles.
Available: Dec. 8 – Dec. 31, 2023

A shattered family seeks to stitch their lives back together, to face their demons, and to restore meaning to their existence, with or without the aid of what society calls justice. From Walter Presents, in French with English subtitles.
Available: Dec. 8 – Dec. 31, 2023

Presumed Guilty
The sudden death of his father leads Jon Aristegui to return to his hometown, where he must confront the ghosts of his past and an unsolved mystery. From Walter Presents, in Spanish with English subtitles.
Available: Dec. 8 – Dec. 31, 2023

Rocco Shiavone: Ice Cold Murders
An unorthodox Italian police commissioner finds himself far from his beloved Rome when he is transferred to a mountain station where a murderer is at large. From Walter Presents, in Italian with English subtitles.
Available: Dec. 8 – Dec. 31, 2023

Magpie Murders | Episode 6
Susan cracks her case—not without mishap—then accompanies Pu¨nd as he lays out the solution to Alan’s final book, while magpies watch from above.
Available: Dec. 5 – Nov. 19, 2032

How She Rolls | Beginnings & Endings
Even with strong sales, competitors are undercutting the grocery business. Carrie finally finds the perfect new bakery space, but will she choose to move? A former employee opens a new café, and daughter Caroline has finally found her college home.
Available: Dec. 6 – Nov. 6, 2025

After Action | All Gave Some
Host Stacy Pearsall sits down for a candid conversation with three fellow veterans who’ve had brushes with death. Although they’ve each faced adversities in their journeys, they reveal how they stay positive and what life is like after action.
Available: Dec. 6 – Nov. 6, 2025

Antiques Roadshow | Vintage San Antonio Hour 2
See San Antonio finds including 1905 - 1954 World Series programs, Dr. Seuss lunch box art, ca. 1970, and Oscar Heyman jewelry, ca. 1955. Which appraisals have soared since 2007? One jumped up to $80,000!
Available: Dec. 6 – Nov. 6 2026

Nature | American Ocelot
Dive deep into South Texas to meet one of America’s most endangered cats: the ocelot. With about 120 known ocelots remaining, the future of the U.S. ocelot population relies on ranchers, scientists and government agencies working together.
Available: Dec. 8 – Nov. 8, 2026

NOVA | Crypto Decoded
From Bitcoin to NFTs, crypto is making headlines. But what exactly is it, and how does it work? Experts go beyond the hype and skepticism to unravel the social and technological underpinnings of crypto – exploring how it came to be and why this new technology may change more than just money.
Available: Dec. 8 – TBD

Secrets of the Dead | Hidden in the Amazon
Recent discoveries, including funerary urns with highly decorative patterns, and technological advances like the remote sensor system known as LiDAR, are shedding new light on our understanding of pre-Columbian societies in the Amazon. Scientists speculate the rainforest was home to between 8 and 10 million people living in large, well-established communities.
Available: Dec. 8 – Nov. 8, 2025

The Caverns Sessions | Adia Victoria
Executive produced by T-Bone Burnett, Adia’s debut 2021 album was titled, “Southern Gothic.” It featured guests Jason Isbell and Margo Price and nods to a rich legacy of Black Southern storytelling. The album’s title is a perfect description of the spell Adia weaves with eerily mysterious songs and a riveting presence.
Available: Dec. 11 – Dec. 31, 2023

Austin City Limits | Cimafunk & The Tribe
Cuban funk sensations Cimafunk and The Tribe wow in a must-see hour; the nine-piece powerhouse band makes a thrilling ACL debut with standouts from their soulful album El Alimento.
Available: Dec. 11 – June 1, 2023

Expiring Soon

Dolly Parton | I Will Always Love You
Celebrate the beloved singer-songwriter’s career from her early days to her success as a crossover pop superstar. Performances include “Coat of Many Colors,” “Here You Come Again,” “Islands In The Stream” (with Kenny Rogers) and “9 To 5.”
Expiration Date: Dec. 28, 2022

Johnny Cash | A Night to Remember
Discover a never-before-seen concert from 1973, recently found in Sony’s vault. Songs include "Big River," "A Boy Named Sue," "If I were a Carpenter” and "Folsom Prison Blues." June Carter Cash also performs.
Expiration Date: Dec. 28, 2022

The Latino Experience
In a three-hour presentation of nonfiction and fiction short films, The Latino Experience explores a broad collection of experiences, perspectives, and points of view to highlight the diversity of the Latino/a/x community and to illuminate the vibrancy of the United States and Puerto Rico.
Expiration Date: Dec. 31, 2022

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