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American Experience, Woodstock: Three Days that Defined a Generation
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directed by Jamila Ephron and Barak Goodman, fl. 1996; produced by Mark Samels, Barak Goodman, fl. 1996 and Jamila Ephron, Ark Media, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 37 mins
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the concert that became a touchstone for a generation. This film brings the concert to life through the voices of those who were present at what became the defining moment of the counterculture revolution.
directed by Jamila Ephron and Barak Goodman, fl. 1996; produced by Mark Samels, Barak Goodman, fl. 1996 and Jamila Ephron, Ark Media, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 37 mins
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American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part 3, Magnificent Desolation
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directed by Robert Stone; produced by Ray Rothrock, Keith Haviland and Daniel Aegerter, Robert Stone Productions, in American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
Magnificent Desolation, which covers 1969-1970, takes Americans to the moon and back. The final episode also considers what happens to scientific and engineering programs - and to a country - after national goals have been achieved.
directed by Robert Stone; produced by Ray Rothrock, Keith Haviland and Daniel Aegerter, Robert Stone Productions, in American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
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American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part One, A Place Beyond the Sky
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directed by Robert Stone; produced by Ray Rothrock, Keith Haviland and Daniel Aegerter, Robert Stone Productions, in American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part One (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
A Place Beyond the Sky begins in 1957 and tracks the early years of the space race as the United States struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union.
directed by Robert Stone; produced by Ray Rothrock, Keith Haviland and Daniel Aegerter, Robert Stone Productions, in American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part One (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
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American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part Two, Earthrise
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directed by Robert Stone; produced by Ray Rothrock, Keith Haviland and Daniel Aegerter, Robert Stone Productions, in American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part Two (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
Earthrise covers 1964-1968, four heady, dangerous years in the history of the space race, focusing on the events surrounding the Apollo 1 and Apollo 8 missions.
directed by Robert Stone; produced by Ray Rothrock, Keith Haviland and Daniel Aegerter, Robert Stone Productions, in American Experience: Chasing the Moon, Part Two (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
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American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1, The Swamp
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
The Swamp tells the dramatic story of humanity's attempts to conquer the Florida Everglades, one of nature's most mysterious and unique ecosystems. Home to a profusion of plants and animals found nowhere else on the continent, the Everglades was an immense watershed covering the southern half of the Florida penins...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
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Partly On Time: Recordings 1968-1970
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performed by Kinloch Nelson, 1950- (Tompkins Square Records, 2019), 40 mins
performed by Kinloch Nelson, 1950- (Tompkins Square Records, 2019), 40 mins
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Country Music, Episode 1, The Rub (Beginnings –1933)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012, Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 51 mins
After centuries of percolating in America’s immigrant and racial mix, particularly in the American South, what was first called “hillbilly music” begins reaching more people through the new technologies of phonographs and radio.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012, Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 51 mins
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Country Music, Episode 2, Hard Times (1933 –1945)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
During the Great Depression and World War II, country music thrives and reaches bigger audiences. Gene Autry sets off a craze for singing cowboys, Bob Wills adapts jazz’s Big Band sound to create Texas Swing, and Roy Acuff becomes a star.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
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Country Music, Episode 3, The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945 –1953)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012, Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
Country music adapts to the cultural changes of post-war society. Bill Monroe and Earl Scruggs transform string band music into Bluegrass. Out of the bars comes a new sound and songs about drinking, cheating, and heartbreak: Honky Tonk.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012, Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 53 mins
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Country Music, Episode 4, I Can’t Stop Loving You (1953 –1963)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 51 mins
In Memphis, the confluence of blues and hillbilly music at Sun Studios gives birth to “rockabilly,” the precursor of rock and roll. Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash are at the forefront. Nashville has become Music City USA.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 51 mins
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