Critical Acclaim for '56 Up' – Available for Streaming Through November 13
Read what critics have been saying about POV's 56 Up. Watch it free online until November 13, 2013.
Next on POV: 56 Up
In 1964 a group of 7-year-old children were interviewed for the groundbreaking documentary Seven Up. They've been filmed every seven years since. Now they are 56. 56 Up premieres Monday, October 14, 2013 on PBS stations.
My Reincarnation: The Ultimate Father-Son Story
To me, My Reincarnation is primarily a film about a father and a son. In fact, just following Father’s Day, it brings to mind that this is one of the best documentaries ever made about the father-son relationship.
Video: Roger Ebert & Michael Apted Discuss the Legacy of the 'Up' Series
Watch an interview between Michael Apted (The Up series) and film critic Roger Ebert from when POV aired 49 Up in 2007.
7 Artists Take On The 'Up' Series (Slideshow)
Every seven years since 1964, Michael Apted has visited Up series participants to check in and find out how they're doing. We asked seven artists to create a visual representation of those years.
8 “Then and Now” Documentaries That Transcend Time
The Up series, which has been following a group in seven-year intervals, has a new entry this month, 56 Up. Here are eight documentaries that take the "then and now" concept to new levels.
From Tragedy to 'Rebirth': Jim Whitaker's Post-9/11 Documentary, 10 Years in the Making
In the aftermath of 9/11, filmmaker Jim Whitaker followed five New Yorkers for years as they moved on from loss and physical injury. Whitaker talks to Adam Schartoff about Rebirth, which is in select theaters now and airs on Showtime on Sunday, September 11, 2011.
Reactions to POV's '49 Up'
Michael Apted’s 49 Up aired on POV this past week. 49 Up is the seventh installment of his amazing Up series, which has chronicled the lives of a group of English schoolchildren every seven years since 1964. You can check out a photo gallery of all the participants at each age, watch excerpts from a […]