Virtual Events

Recordings of previous virtual event discussions.

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | The Great American Recipe

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | The Great American Recipe

Sheri Castle hosts a lively conversation and Q&A with local contestant Bambi Daniels.

Discussion | The Great American Recipe

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | George H. White: Searching for Freedom

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | George H. White: Searching for Freedom

Panelists discuss George H. White, a powerful Black politician of the Reconstruction Era.

Discussion | George H. White: Searching for Freedom

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Visibly Speaking

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Visibly Speaking

A panel discussion about an inclusive public art initiative in North Carolina.

Discussion | Visibly Speaking

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | On the Road with Chatham Rabbits

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | On the Road with Chatham Rabbits

PBS NC’s Heather Burgiss chats with Sarah and Austin McCombie of Chatham Rabbits.

Discussion | On the Road with Chatham Rabbits

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | State of Change

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | State of Change

SCI NC’s Frank Graff hosts a discussion with local experts about climate change.

Discussion | State of Change

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Independent Lens: Try Harder!

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Independent Lens: Try Harder!

PBS NC talks about the stress and high stakes of the college application process.

Discussion | Independent Lens: Try Harder!

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Reel South: Little Satchmo

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Reel South: Little Satchmo

The filmmakers talk about jazz icon Louis Armstrong and his secret daughter.

Discussion | Reel South: Little Satchmo

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Independent Lens: Writing with Fire

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Independent Lens: Writing with Fire

PBS NC hosts a discussion about India’s only all-female led news organization.

Discussion | Independent Lens: Writing with Fire

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | FRONTLINE American Reckoning

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | FRONTLINE American Reckoning

PBS NC hosts a discussion about civil rights history and one family’s search for justice.

Discussion | FRONTLINE American Reckoning

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Independent Lens: Apart

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Independent Lens: Apart

PBS NC hosts a discussion about formerly incarcerated women’s re-entry journey.

Discussion | Independent Lens: Apart

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Finding Your Roots Season 8

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Finding Your Roots Season 8

PBS NC’s Deborah Holt Noel sits down with local educators, genealogy experts and others.

Discussion | Finding Your Roots Season 8

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Independent Lens: Missing in Brooks County

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Independent Lens: Missing in Brooks County

PBS NC hosts local experts to discuss immigration and migrant workers’ rights.

Discussion | Independent Lens: Missing in Brooks County

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | A Taste of the Holidays Featuring Sheri Castle

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | A Taste of the Holidays Featuring Sheri Castle

NC Weekend host Deborah Holt Noel leads a conversation about holiday happenings.

Discussion | A Taste of the Holidays Featuring Sheri Castle

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | North Carolina Bookwatch Retrospective

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | North Carolina Bookwatch Retrospective

PBS NC CEO Lindsay Bierman discusses North Carolina Bookwatch with host DG Martin.

Discussion | North Carolina Bookwatch Retrospective

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | The Innovators

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | The Innovators

Students and professors discuss the innovative programs and initiatives on their campuses.

Discussion | The Innovators

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Hindsight: Now Let Us Sing

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Hindsight: Now Let Us Sing

Co-founders of Durham-based One Human Family Choir talk about their unique group.

Discussion | Hindsight: Now Let Us Sing

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | The Key Ingredient with Sheri Castle

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | The Key Ingredient with Sheri Castle

Lindsay Bierman, PBS NC CEO, chats with Sheri Castle about cornmeal and more!

Discussion | The Key Ingredient with Sheri Castle

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Ken Burns’ Muhammad Ali

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Ken Burns’ Muhammad Ali

Local sports media professional and pro boxer discuss Ali’s legacy and more.

Discussion | Ken Burns’ Muhammad Ali

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | POV: The Neutral Ground

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | POV: The Neutral Ground

The Neutral Ground filmmaker CJ Hunt talks about the removal of confederate monuments.

Discussion | POV: The Neutral Ground

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Mysteries of Mental Illness

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Mysteries of Mental Illness

Local mental health professionals and policy makers discuss health care options and more.

Discussion | Mysteries of Mental Illness

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | PBS NC Celebrates Pride Month with Prideland

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | PBS NC Celebrates Pride Month with Prideland

PBS NC CEO Lindsay Bierman discusses faith, education and politics with LGBTQ+ leaders.

Discussion | PBS NC Celebrates Pride Month with Prideland

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | A People’s History of Asian America

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | A People’s History of Asian America

The filmmakers and others discuss current events affecting the AAPI community.

Discussion | A People’s History of Asian America

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials In Conversation with Durham DA Satana Deberry

PBS North Carolina Specials

In Conversation with Durham DA Satana Deberry

Satana Deberry discusses her first two years as Durham District Attorney.

In Conversation with Durham DA Satana Deberry

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Ken Burns Presents The Gene

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Ken Burns Presents The Gene

Lively and informative discussion with local experts.

Discussion | Ken Burns Presents The Gene

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Philly DA Independent Lens Preview

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Philly DA Independent Lens Preview

Discussing the criminal legal system and prosecutorial reform.

Discussion | Philly DA Independent Lens Preview

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Muni REEL SOUTH Screening

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Muni REEL SOUTH Screening

Discussion with the filmmaker, Paul Bonesteel, and featured golfer, C.Y. Young.

Discussion | Muni REEL SOUTH Screening

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | The Power of Personal Storytelling

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | The Power of Personal Storytelling

Discussing the power of stories with Jeff Polish, Omisade Burney-Scott & Sabrina Saleha.

Discussion | The Power of Personal Storytelling

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Coded Bias Independent Lens Preview

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Coded Bias Independent Lens Preview

An engaging virtual discussion with local experts.

Discussion | Coded Bias Independent Lens Preview

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Mr. SOUL! Independent Lens Preview

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Mr. SOUL! Independent Lens Preview

An engaging virtual discussion and Q&A with the filmmaker Melissa Haizlip.

Discussion | Mr. SOUL! Independent Lens Preview

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Finding Your Roots Season 7 Preview

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Finding Your Roots Season 7 Preview

Panelists discuss starting your own genealogy investigations.

Discussion | Finding Your Roots Season 7 Preview

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | 9to5: The Story of a Movement Independent Lens

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | 9to5: The Story of a Movement Independent Lens

Panelists discuss the women's movement in the 1970's—fighting for workplace rights.

Discussion | 9to5: The Story of a Movement Independent Lens

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Independent Lens  Jonathan Scott’s Power Trip  Discussion

PBS North Carolina Specials

Independent Lens Jonathan Scott’s Power Trip Discussion

Join UNC-TV for a virtual discussion with NC community activists featured in Power Trip.

Independent Lens Jonathan Scott’s Power Trip Discussion

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Something in the Water: A Kinston Basketball Story Panel

PBS North Carolina Specials

Something in the Water: A Kinston Basketball Story Panel

UNC-TV discusses how basketball provides opportunity to kids in Kinston, North Carolina.

Something in the Water: A Kinston Basketball Story Panel

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials THE INFILTRATORS - Discussion with Alex Rivera

PBS North Carolina Specials

THE INFILTRATORS - Discussion with Alex Rivera

Join UNC-TV for a virtual discussion with the filmmakers of POV-THE INFILTRATORS.

THE INFILTRATORS - Discussion with Alex Rivera

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Finding Your Roots Discussion with director Sabin Streeter

PBS North Carolina Specials

Finding Your Roots Discussion with director Sabin Streeter

Join our discussion with Sabin Streeter-Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Finding Your Roots Discussion with director Sabin Streeter

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials ACTUALLY, ICONIC: Richard Estes - Discussion with filmmaker

PBS North Carolina Specials

ACTUALLY, ICONIC: Richard Estes - Discussion with filmmaker

ACTUALLY, ICONIC: Richard Estes - Discussion with filmmaker Olympia Stone

ACTUALLY, ICONIC: Richard Estes - Discussion with filmmaker

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | REEL SOUTH Mossville: When Great Trees Fall

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | REEL SOUTH Mossville: When Great Trees Fall

Join PBS NC, REEL SOUTH and Mossville filmmakers for a virtual panel discussion.

Discussion | REEL SOUTH Mossville: When Great Trees Fall

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials American Experience - The Vote Virtual Panel

PBS North Carolina Specials

American Experience - The Vote Virtual Panel

Join UNC-TV & local voting experts and historians for a virtual panel.

American Experience - The Vote Virtual Panel

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Asian Americans Virtual Panel

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Asian Americans Virtual Panel

Join PBS NC & North Carolina Asian Americans Together (NCAAT) for a virtual panel.

Discussion | Asian Americans Virtual Panel

Video thumbnail: PBS North Carolina Specials Discussion | Independent Lens - Bedlam

PBS North Carolina Specials

Discussion | Independent Lens - Bedlam

As a followup to Independent Lens film, Bedlam, a panel of experts discuss mental health.

Discussion | Independent Lens - Bedlam