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Korean War Experience, Ralph Parr: Fighter Ace of the Twentieth Century
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directed by Alexander Zane Irwin, fl. 2017; produced by Trevor Getz, fl. 2020 and Daniel Leonard Bernardi, fl. 2015, El Dorado Films and Veteran Documentary Corps, in Korean War Experience (El Dorado Hills, CA: El Dorado Films, 2020), 16 mins
This short film tells the story of a WWII, Korean War, and Vietnam War Fighter Pilot, Ralph Parr. In addition to rarely seen archival footage, include footage of dog fights, it features interviews from Ralph Parr's author, Ken Murray; his step-daughter Linda Capps; and his step-son Paul McLaughlin.
directed by Alexander Zane Irwin, fl. 2017; produced by Trevor Getz, fl. 2020 and Daniel Leonard Bernardi, fl. 2015, El Dorado Films and Veteran Documentary Corps, in Korean War Experience (El Dorado Hills, CA: El Dorado Films, 2020), 16 mins
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Women in the Military, Alene Duerk:  First Woman to Make Admiral
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directed by Eliciana Nascimento, fl. 2020; produced by Jesse Collier Sutterley, fl. 2020, Trevor Getz, fl. 2020 and Daniel Leonard Bernardi, fl. 2015, El Dorado Films, in Women in the Military (California: El Dorado Films, 2020), 9 mins
This short films tells the story of Alene B. Duerk, the first woman to earn the rank of Admiral in the U.S. Navy. Admiral Duerk served in World War II and during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. After retiring, she went on to deliver meals to the elderly before passing away in her late 90s.
directed by Eliciana Nascimento, fl. 2020; produced by Jesse Collier Sutterley, fl. 2020, Trevor Getz, fl. 2020 and Daniel Leonard Bernardi, fl. 2015, El Dorado Films, in Women in the Military (California: El Dorado Films, 2020), 9 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7, Science Pioneers
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013 and Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E.Varmus--three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding of the world.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013 and Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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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 38 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 38 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 54 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 54 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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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 52 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 52 mins
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Country Music, Episode 5, The Sons and Daughters Of America (1964 –1968)
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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 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 55 mins
During a time of upheaval, country music reflects the changes in American society. Loretta Lynn performs songs that speak on behalf of women. Charley Pride becomes a country star. Merle Haggard becomes the “Poet of the Common Man.”
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 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 55 mins
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Country Music, Episode 6, Will the Circle Be Unbroken (1968-1972)
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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 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 52 mins
With the Vietnam War intensifying, America is more divided than ever. Country music is not immune to the divisions. Kris Kristofferson abandons his military career, becomes a writer whose lyricism sets a new standard for country songs.
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 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 4, Dreaming of a New Land
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directed by Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores with Marisa Tomei, Sheryl Sandberg and Kal Penn the tremendous challenges faced by their immigrant forebears. From Italy, Russia and India, their histories show success could take generations to achieve.
directed by Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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