MONDAY AUG. 3
“Significant Mother” (CW at 9:30) Sitcom about a Portland restaurateur (Josh Zuckerman) who discovers that his roommate is dating his mother (Krista Allen). “Toe Tag Parole: To Live and Die On Yard” (HBO) Documentary about “life without possibility of parole” and some California inmates who are serving such sentences. In exchange for their commitment to contrition, an experimental program helps them find small freedoms within their confines of their permanent incarcerations.
“POV: Beats of the Antonov” (PBS, check local listings) Documentary about how music binds a community in the war-torn Sudan region.