MONDAY, JUNE 22
“Requiem for the Dead: American Spring
2014” (HBO at 9) Documentary artfully assembled from social network postings and police files tells the stories of some of the 8,000 or so Americans who died from gunfire in the spring of last year, including accidents, domestic violence, suicides, murders and other incidents.
“POV: Out in the Night” (PBS; check local listings) Follows the roles that sexual identity and gender played in the case of a group of African American lesbians who were charged with the attempted murder of a man who threatened them on a New York street.
“Forged in Fire” (History at 10) Master bladesmiths compete against one another to craft the perfect weapon, using raw steel.