Tag: The Weekly (TV Program)

How a Hong Kong Campus Became a Fiery Battlefield

Episode 26: ‘Fire and Water’ Producer/Director Andréa Schmidt Protesters clutching smartphones and wearing masks took to the streets. Armor-clad riot police fired water cannons and tear gas to reassert authority. For months, the two sides clashed in a spate of increasingly violent confrontations at Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The siege of PolyU last November was […]

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What It Was Like to Witness The Times’s Democratic Endorsement

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. As two of the producers with “The Weekly,” The New York Times’s documentary TV series, we have experience filming presidential races and know how challenging it can be to obtain access to the candidates. If […]

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Choosing a Democratic Candidate to Challenge Trump

Episode 25: ‘The Endorsement’ A Special Collaboration With The Times’s Editorial Board Watch the full episode on FX, Hulu, and in these areas outside the U.S. Producer/Director John Pappas Between coffee-shop chats in Iowa and stump speeches in New Hampshire, candidates for the Democratic nomination for president visited The New York Times last month for […]

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