The new, locally made documentary birth of a movement explores birth of a nation through a modern lens it premieres at the somerville theatre on monday, jan 30, and airs nationally on pbs on. Affluenza is a groundbreaking film that diagnoses a serious social disease - caused by consumerism, commercialism and rampant materialism - that is having a devastating impact on our families, communities, and the environment. “it’s known as the court of last resort — the supreme court — where nine judges appointed for life make monumental decisions that govern our everyday lives, from the contents of the nation’s daily newspapers to what we can do in the privacy of our own homes.
Barbie nation: an unauthorized tour to air on pbs week of july 14 journalist susan stern's balanced, witty documentary barbie nation: an unauthorized tour briefly flashes one of artist mark napier's images, fat and ugly barbie and mentions mattel's recent wave of cease-and-desist type letters to web sites and other entities using the barbie name. Prohibition this documentary beginning on sunday on pbs looks at how the country came to see agents pouring liquor into a new york city sewer credit library of congress, prints & photographs division. Everybody has a barbie storybut the stories are really about us, says reporter turned filmmaker susan stern as she rips the roof off barbie's dreamhouse and explores the history and fantasy.
Pbs: season year 2011 network pbs but the underlying factor is the same--don't let a nation decide for you how to live your life if the good lord from the beginning, gave us that fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil then he meant for us to determine in this life what works and what doesn't work for us, to learn for ourselves. Editor's note: james dewolf perry and katrina browne work at the tracing center on histories and legacies of slavery and appear in browne's pbs documentary, traces of the trade: a story from the. The civil war: a film by ken burns pbsorg disc #2 -- ken burns' civil war play a very bloody affair play forever free scene selection the civil war was a landmark tv event that held record numbers of viewers riveted to their screens and reinvented the documentary form taking full advantage of the fact that the civil war was the first. Journeying from barbie conventions to anti-barbie demonstrations, from san francisco's gay pride parade to croatia's bunkers, barbie nation plumbs the phenomenon of the barbie doll.
New day films is a filmmaker-run distribution company, providing social issue documentaries to educators since 1971. Pbs show scrutinizes our digital nation life on the virtual frontier, which premiers on pbs frontline tuesday at 9:00 pm the 90-minute documentary is by no means anti-technology, but. The ebb and flow of his critical reputation is aptly summed up by simply checking the running time of the “american masters” documentary devoted to him (premiering sept 7 on pbs) and the recently-repeated 2016 “masters” on abstract contemporary painter and collage artist eva hesse. One nation under law examines the creation of the court and follows it through the brink of the civil war, paying particular attention to the fourth chief justice of the supreme court -- john. Credit: courtesy ken burns, co-director of the upcoming pbs documentary series the vietnam war, poses for a portrait during the 2017 television critics association summer press tour at the.
Barbie nation: an unauthorized tour generations of people are obsessed with barbie, the world’s most popular toy journeying from barbie conventions to anti-barbie demonstrations, from san francisco’s gay pride parade to croatia’s bunkers, barbie nation plumbs the phenomenon of the barbie doll. Pbs has set october 15 at 10 pm for the premiere of feature documentary god knows where i am, narrated by actress lori singer. Home » news » arts of war » documentaries » the ken burns documentary – a review the ken burns documentary – a review on pbs stations across the country i knew that vva—the nation’s only congressionally chartered veterans service organization that since its founding has worked on behalf of vietnam war veterans and their. A documentary that premieres monday on pbs’ pov series features the tension between husband and wife over whether to remain in their cuban fishing village or to follow the wife’s dream of life.
Filmmaker ken burns said a good deal of the divisions in the united states today originated in the era that his latest documentary film series -- the vietnam war -- depicts. Film, documentary essays and research papers recent publications in the film / documentary category how american movies portray american leaders film review an analysis of how american movies depict american leadership through the last seven decades pbs documentary: barbie nation film review. Pbs plans new ken burns, woodstock 50th anniversary docs ken burns is collaborating with pulitzer prize-winning author dr siddhartha mukherjee on a new documentary based on mukherjee's best. At one point, president bill clinton said he wanted to have more dialogue on race so pbs obliges, with an hourlong program called presidential dialogue on race , moderated by the mild jim lehrer.
The little-known chapter of american history, rarely covered in school texts, is the subject of a new pbs documentary by ric burns (brother of emmy winner ken burns) and li-shin yu. (cnsnewscom) - a conflict of interest involving the radical nation of islam and the washington, dc, affiliate of the public broadcasting system (pbs) is an example of unethical journalism that benefits extremist muslims, according to a national security expert and a hollywood filmmaker. Innovation nation's #momadness campaign – litton entertainment kids choice sports 2017 – nickelodeon nickelodeon’s ultimate halloween haunted house – nickelodeon. A two-hour pbs documentary based on the best-selling book by michael pollan, our nation’s food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the american farmer, the safety of workers and our own environment we have bigger-breasted chickens, the perfect pork chop.
Country music will chronicle the history of a uniquely american art form, rising from the experiences of remarkable people in distinctive regions of our nation from southern appalachia’s songs of struggle, heartbreak and faith to the rollicking western swing of texas, from california honky tonks to nashville’s grand ole opry, we will follow the evolution of country music over the course. Documentary filmmaker ken burns explores the prohibition years in a new pbs special that begins sunday. Pbs cbs and hbo took home the most wins in the 39th annual news and documentary emmy award, awarded monday night by the national academy of television arts & sciences at a ceremony at jazz at.