FILM LIFE: The American Presidents and the History of the United States | Chapter 16by Dr-Faustus | created - 12 Dec 2017 | updated - 3 days ago | Public
"America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." - Abraham Lincoln
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Master List: FILM LIFE: Chapters 1 to 28.
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1. A Star-Spangled Story: Battle for America (2014 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 51 min | Documentary
The Star-Spangled Banner is known by all, treasured for its powerful melody and stirring lyrics. And yet, only about 40% of U.S. citizens know all the words. And even fewer know their ... See full summary »
The American Presidents and the History of the United States
Wikipedia: United States.
Years of the United States of America
Wikipedia: List of years in the United States. _______________________
The Star-Spangled Banner
Smithsonian Channel: A Star-Spangled Story: Battle for America. ________
Wikipedia: Star-Spangled Banner (flag).
Wikipedia: Mary Young Pickersgill.
2. Anthem (2012 Video)
61 min | Documentary
Anthem tells the story behind Francis Scott Key's creation of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and explores the role of music and patriotism during The War of 1812. Featuring musical performances... See full summary »
Wikipedia: The Star-Spangled Banner.
3. Star Spangled to Death (2004)
402 min | Documentary, History
Star Spangled to Death is a 2004 experimental film directed by Ken Jacobs, consisting almost entirely of archive footage, depicting the history of the United States in film.
4. The American Flag: Two Centuries of Concord & Conflict (2007 TV Movie)
56 min | Documentary
A beautifully photographed documentary about the American flag showing flags from very rare, early revolutionary flags to present day 9/11 flags, this is the definitive history of the ... See full summary »
Flag of the United States
Wikipedia: Flag of the United States.
5. I Am The Flag (2018)
6 min | Documentary, Short
A patriotic look at America told through the eyes of the flag itself. Recited by Jimmy Weldon, World War II veteran and the voice of Yakky Doodle on the original Yogi Bear show.
IMDb Watch Now External Link: 'I Am The Flag' Filmmakers Website.
6. Under the Stars and Stripes (2003 Video)
G | 60 min | Documentary, Family, History
A Children's Celebration of America in song and dance. Peace, Unity, Diversity,Tolerance. Children of all ethnic backgrounds come together to talk about what it is to be American and to ... See full summary »
Director: Diane Eskenazi
Wikipedia: The Stars and Stripes Forever.
7. We'll Meet Again (2018– )
50 min | Documentary
Join Ann Curry for a new series featuring dramatic reunions of people whose lives crossed at pivotal moments. View history through their eyes and hear stories of heroism, hope and the forging of unbreakable bonds.
Star: Ann Curry
Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary, Adventure, Romance
Armed with nothing but their curiosity and a camera, playful couple Sarah and Greg travel through America for 60 days -- relying on the kindness of strangers for a home each night. Their ... See full summary »
IMDb External Link: 'American Bear: An Adventure in the Kindness of Strangers' Official Site.
9. Reconnecting Roots (2018– )
Reconnecting Roots is a series hosted by Gabriel McCauley. It's purpose is to bridge the generational gap by portraying American Progress through music, culture, and history over the last ... See full summary »
IMDb External Link: 'Reconnecting Roots' Official Website.
11. American Songbook Preservation Society (2012 Video)
Various Artists | Documentary
IMDb Watch Now External Link: 'American Songbook Preservation Society' Official YouTube Video.
12. Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr. (2010)
TV-PG | Documentary, Biography, History
Our American Stories exploring the dynamic and shifting relationship America had with her new immigrants in the 20th century. Becoming American - exploring the many journeys to becoming ... See full summary »
Wikipedia: Faces of America.
Culture of the United States
Wikipedia: Culture of the United States.
Wikipedia: Race and ethnicity in the United States.
Wikipedia: Demography of the United States. _______________
Wikipedia: White Americans.
Wikipedia: Lists of Americans.
13. Latino Americans (2013– )
360 min | Documentary
Chronicles the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape the United States over the last 500-plus years and have become, with more than 50 million people, the largest minority group in the U.S.
Hispanic and Latino Americans
Wikipedia: Hispanic and Latino Americans.
Wikipedia:: History of Hispanic and Latino Americans in the United States.
Wikipedia: Demographics of Hispanic and Latino Americans.
14. Americanos: Latino Life in the United States (2000)
81 min | Documentary
Americans of Latino and Hispanic descent are transforming the face of America. Latinos have made enormous contributions to our national heritage in the arts, politics, business, education, ... See full summary »
Wikipedia: List of Hispanic and Latino Americans.
TV-PG | Documentary
Professor Gates describes the history of the African American people by talking to historians, authors, and the people who made history.
360 min | Documentary, History
The history of African Americans.
Wikipedia: African-American history.
17. The Lost Civilizations of North America (2010)
63 min | Documentary
An engaging and thought provoking film, The Lost Civilizations of North America reveals why we haven't heard about the great civilizations that once existed on the North American continent ... See full summary »
Director: Rick Stout
Independent Lens (1999– )
The New Americans
408 min | Documentary
The New Americans follows four years in the lives of a diverse group of contemporary immigrants and refugees as they journey to start new lives in America. The detailed portraits--woven ... See full summary »
Wikipedia: The New Americans.
Wikipedia: The New Americans: Economic, Demographic, and Fiscal Effects of Immigration.
19. America Reframed (2012– )
Through the lens of independent documentaries, America ReFramed brings to national audiences compelling stories that illuminate the changing contours of an ever-evolving America. The ... See full summary »
Wikipedia: America ReFramed.
20. Age 7 in America (1991 TV Movie)
120 min | Documentary, Biography
US take on the classic UK documentary series "Up". This first US entry follows a group of economically, racially and socially diverse 7-year-olds. The idea was to make followup films on them every 7 years but the project ended in 2006.
Age 7 in America
Wikipedia: Age 7 in America.
21. 14 Up in America (1998 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary, Biography
US adaption of a classic UK documentary series called "Up". Part 1, made in 1991, followed a group of economically, racially and socially diverse 7-year-olds growing up in the early 90s America. They are now 14.
14 Up in America
22. 21 Up America (2006)
US adaption of a classic UK documentary series called "Up". Part 1 from 1991 and part 2 from 1998 followed the same group of economically, racially and socially diverse kids growing up in America in the 90s. They are now 21.
21 Up in America
23. No Passport Required (2018– )
Chef Marcus Samuelsson hosts a culinary and anthropological exploration of the people, rituals and food of multicultural America.
IMDb External Link: 'No Passport Required' Official Site.
24. Pursuing Happiness (2015)
84 min | Documentary, Adventure, Comedy
Join the journey and discover the secrets to living a truly happy life as two filmmakers travel the country in search of the happiest people in America.
Wikipedia: Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
25. Dream On (II) (2015)
Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary
Is the American Dream alive or dead? Political comedian John Fugelsang hits the road to find out in Dream On. This epic road trip retraces the journey of Alexis de Tocqueville, whose study ... See full summary »
NET Journal (1966– )
60 min | Documentary, Drama, News
Some interesting predictions made by the young french count Alexis de Tocqueville about the future of democracy in America during an 1831 visit, with specific pertinence insofar as the relationships between black and white were concerned.
Wikipedia: Alexis de Tocqueville.
27. Requiem for the American Dream (2015)
Not Rated | 73 min | Documentary, Biography, News
Renowned academic and author Noam Chomsky elucidates 10 principles of concentration of wealth and power that have led to unprecedented inequality and the hollowing out of the American middle class.
Votes: 8,119 | Gross: $0.13M
12 min | Documentary, Short