The second program of new films from this year's acclaimed art film festival includes Ai Weiwei: Without Fear or Favor (2010, 55 minutes), BBC Imagine's recent program on the celebrated Chinese artist; !W.A.R. Women Art Revolution (2011, 82 minutes); and Romain Gary—Le roman du double (2010, 89 minutes), the story of the enigmatic French author, director, and diplomat who was also the spouse of actress Jean Seberg.
Event begins at 12:00PM
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →