The Boomer List
Take a comprehensive look at 19 iconic baby boomers — one born each year of the boom, 1946-1964. In intimate interviews by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, the film’s subjects illuminate the important movements and changes that shaped the world during the baby boom years.
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning
Through Lange’s granddaughter’s eyes, explore the life story of the influential “Migrant Mother” photographer.
Charles & Ray Eames: The Architect and the Painter - Preview
Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself
Profiling George Plimpton (1927-2003).
When Sierra Club Saved the Grand Canyon
The battle in the media between the Sierra Club and the IRS helped save the Grand Canyon.
How much of "The Dude" is still in Jeff Bridges? In this interview, he talks about the surprising reasons why he agreed to be the subject of an "American Masters" documentary. "Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides" airs Wednesday, January 12, at 8 p.m.
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