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Tell Them We Are Rising
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directed by Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999, Cyndee Readdean, fl. 2004, Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 22 mins
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries - and path of promise toward the American dream - Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for more than 150 years. For the first time e...
directed by Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999, Cyndee Readdean, fl. 2004, Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 22 mins
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The American Artist: The Life & Times of George Caleb Bingham
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directed by Shane Seley, fl. 2006 and Keith Johnson, fl. 2015; produced by Amanda Curtis Lillig, 1987-, Friends of Arrow Rock and Wide Awake Films (Portland, OR: Collective Eye Films, 2016), 58 mins
A historical documentary on George Caleb Bingham, a respected early American portrait painter. His reputation was forever damaged by his choice to make a courageous stand following the Civil War. Upon his death, his legacy was scattered, his work written off as quaint, and nearly forgotten entirely.
directed by Shane Seley, fl. 2006 and Keith Johnson, fl. 2015; produced by Amanda Curtis Lillig, 1987-, Friends of Arrow Rock and Wide Awake Films (Portland, OR: Collective Eye Films, 2016), 58 mins
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Daughters of the New Republic: Harriet Tubman and Sarah Bradford
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directed by Linda Robertson, fl. 2016; produced by Due North Productions (Trumansburg, NY: Due North Productions, 2016), 1 hour 12 mins
Today, Harriet Tubman is an icon for the struggle for freedom in the United States. Her story might have been lost to history except for one woman, Sarah Bradford, who agreed to write her friend's biography. But who was she? Why did she say, "Yes," when others called her plan to make a heroine of a black woman and...
directed by Linda Robertson, fl. 2016; produced by Due North Productions (Trumansburg, NY: Due North Productions, 2016), 1 hour 12 mins
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Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 1, The March to War
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directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
"Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color" is a four-part documentary series that brings the Civil War to life. With unprecedented access to government and private archives and using state-of-the-art technology, over 500 rare and compelling black and white photographs have been painstakingly colorized to illustrate...
directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
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Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 2, Weapons of War
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directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
"Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color" is a four-part documentary series that brings the Civil War to life. With unprecedented access to government and private archives and using state-of-the-art technology, over 500 rare and compelling black and white photographs have been painstakingly colorized to illustrate...
directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
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Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 3, Bloodbath
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directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins

"Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color" is a four-part documentary series that brings the Civil War to life. With unprecedented access to government and private archives and using state-of-the-art technology, over 500 rare and compelling black and white photographs have been painstakingly colorized to illustrate...

directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
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Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 4, The Legacy of War
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directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
"Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color" is a four-part documentary series that brings the Civil War to life. With unprecedented access to government and private archives and using state-of-the-art technology, over 500 rare and compelling black and white photographs have been painstakingly colorized to illustrate...
directed by Kevin Burns, 1955-; produced by Andy DeJohn, fl. 2007-2017, Prometheus Entertainment, in Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 1, The Flag
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directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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The Address
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 26 mins
Ken Burns tells the story of a tiny school in Putney, Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to memorize, practice and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of Greenwood, whose students, boys ages 11-17, all face a range of complex learning differences, the film also...
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 26 mins
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Lincoln @ Gettysburg
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directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017, Partisan Pictures (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
Braids together the stories behind Lincoln's appearance at Gettysburg, his speech that day, and its dissemination to explore Lincoln's roles as military commander, chief executive, and minister to a wounded and grieving people.
directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017, Partisan Pictures (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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