The Aspen Institute is proud to announce its first-ever broadcast venture The Aspen Institute Presents. This 10-part series features the most compelling conversations and interviews from the 2012 Aspen Ideas Festival.
Fri, 07/05/2013 - 11:00am
The Wind Gods is a thrilling, action-packed documentary relating the story of the 33rd America’s Cup yacht race, in which Oracle Corporation owner Larry Ellison’s Americanyacht USA-17 defeated the Swiss-owned Alinghi 5 yacht of Italian entrepreneur Ernesto Bertarelli.
Thu, 07/04/2013 - 7:00pm
"Dogs Decoded" reveals the science behind the remarkable bond between humans and their dogs and investigates new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of dogs—with surprising implications for the evolution of human culture.
Tue, 07/02/2013 - 7:00pm
In search of a simpler life, a young couple returns home to Alabama where they set out to eat the way their grandparents did – locally and seasonally. But as they navigate the agro-industrial gastronomical complex, they soon realize that nearly everything about the food system has changed since farmers once populated their family histories.
Mon, 07/01/2013 - 7:00pm
Tells the story of how the English invasion of Dutch Manhattan sparked the first global naval war. BROADSIDE employs talented actors in 17th-century settings, large-scale re-enactments, animation and scholarly interviews to capture the drama and intrigue as two nations fight for prosperity abroad and face demands for religious freedom at home.
Model T's to War
Fri, 06/28/2013 - 6:00pm
Between 1914 and 1917, prior to the United States' entry into World War I, more than 3,000 American volunteers, paying their own passage, set sail for France to aid the war effort. MODEL T's TO WAR focuses on the valiant work of the American Field Service, ambulance sections assigned to help the French Army in its fight against German forces.
Wildside With Nick Molle
Wed, 06/26/2013 - 3:00pm
WILDSIDE WITH NICK MOLLÉ - COSTA RICA, nature lover and award-winning filmmaker Nick Mollé embarks on entertaining and educational adventures in one of the most biologically diverse places on Earth. An experienced guide leads eco-tourist Mollé through Corcovada National Park on Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula.