WQED Specials

WQED Mini Docs: Broadcast Pioneers

Exploring the careers of four women who made significant contributions to broadcasting in the Pittsburgh region and beyond. Josie Carey was a pioneer in children’s programming. Featuring Josie Carey & Ricki Wertz - two pioneers in children's programming, Lynne Hayes-Freeland - host of one of the nation's longest running public affairs programs, and Eleanor Schano - groundbreaking news journalist.

More Episodes

Hope and Healing: The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh

The Children's Institute is internationally respected for its expert and compassionate care.

Violins of Hope: The Documentary

Explore a collection of instruments once played by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust.

Beyond the Canvas: Njaimeh Njie

Her film "Across the Walls" explores those that are most affected by incarceration.