On-Air Highlights

WITF TV Picks for the week of October 14, 2018

Written by John Kinzer, Production/Continuity Specialist witf | Oct 12, 2018 2:51 PM

Sunday October 14 at 9:00pm - Poldark -  Ross makes his maiden speech in Parliament and finds some notoriety. Demelza contends with a failing mine and fixing Drake's broken heart. The Enyses welcome a baby daughter. George hosts a party in the hope of buying his way back into Parliament.

Monday October 15 at 10:00pm - God Knows Where I Am - Discover the story of Linda Bishop, a New Hampshire mother who suffered from severe bipolar disorder with psychosis. She imprisoned herself in an abandoned farmhouse and remained there, a prisoner of her own mind, eventually starving to death.

Tuesday October 16 at 9:00pm - American Experience -  Learn the story of the unlikely -- and largely unknown -- campaign to breed a "better" American race, tracing the rise of the movement that turned the fledgling science of heredity into a powerful instrument of social control.

Wednesday October 17 at 8:00pm - Autumn Watch New England - Travel to the colorful landscapes of New England, meet a cast of unforgettable wildlife characters, and experience some of the best autumn has to offer, including leaf gazing, pumpkin carving and cranberry harvesting, in this live production.

Thursday October 18 at 9:00pm - A Place to Call Home - Travel to the colorful landscapes of New England, meet a cast of unforgettable wildlife characters, and experience some of the best autumn has to offer, including leaf gazing, pumpkin carving and cranberry harvesting, in this live production.

Friday October 19 at 9:30pm - Shakespeare Uncovered - Measure for Measure takes an astonishingly timely look at sexual morality, hypocrisy and harassment. Shakespeare asks us to "measure" the price of liberty against the moral and social cost of libertinism.It's a play about vice, the law and sexual corruption at the highest levels, and, for nearly two centuries, it was considered too racy to be produced on the English stage.

Saturday October 20 at 10:00pm - Jamestown - Rumors of a gold mine map send suspicion around the settlement. Farlow and Redwick try to get the better of Jocelyn, while James Read finds himself indebted to Alice. Jocelyn learns who possesses the map.Henry and Davie pursue the gold.

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