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VPM WORLD Now Airing Locally

Muslim women in front of mosque.
VPM WORLD airs a variety of international documentaries. Photo: Kismet || Doc World

VPM WORLD shares the best of public media in news, documentaries and information from across the globe. In addition to programs and international news from PBS, BBC and others you know, VPM WORLD will also bring you original content from emerging and master filmmakers, telling stories not heard elsewhere.

Watch VPM WORLD over the air on 23.3 in Richmond, 41.3 in Charlottesville and 51.5 in the Shenandoah Valley, or find where to watch for  cable subscribers.

Featured programs on VPM WORLD include:

  • DocWorld, a weekly showcase bringing the best of international documentaries to an American audience.

  • America ReFramed, an independent documentary series presenting an array of voices and experiences that illuminate the changing contours of the nation.

  • Stories from the Stage, an intimate look at the power of stories told by masterful storytellers.
  • Local, USA features fascinating stories of diverse people, culled from public television stations and independent producers around the country, curated around a single theme.

VPM WORLD viewers can also find a roster of trusted international news sources including DW News, NHK and France24.

Check our TV schedules for VPM WORLD programming. 




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