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Video thumbnail: American Masters Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise - Trailer

American Masters

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise - Trailer

Maya Angelou gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had.

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Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise - Trailer

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Maya Angelou & James Baldwin

American Masters

Maya Angelou & James Baldwin

“Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise” Film Excerpt: Maya Angelou & James Baldwin

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Maya Angelou & James Baldwin

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Video thumbnail: American Masters August Wilson and African American Culture

American Masters

August Wilson and African American Culture

Ruben Santiago-Hudson describe August Wilson's work for the African American community

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August Wilson and African American Culture

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Video thumbnail: American Masters August Wilson's Timeless Work

American Masters

August Wilson's Timeless Work

Ruben Santiago-Hudson shares why Wilson's work is so timeless and universal.

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August Wilson's Timeless Work

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Video thumbnail: American Masters The Essential Ingredients for an August Wilson Play

American Masters

The Essential Ingredients for an August Wilson Play

Ruben Santiago-Hudson shares the essential ingredients for any August Wilson play.

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The Essential Ingredients for an August Wilson Play

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Lumet On Blacklisting

American Masters

Lumet On Blacklisting

Sidney Lumet describes his work on "Tragedy in a Temporary Town"

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Lumet On Blacklisting

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Lumet Talks About Network

American Masters

Lumet Talks About Network

Sidney Lumet discusses his work on the film "Network"

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Lumet Talks About Network

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Lumet's Motivation for Making "12 Angry Men"

American Masters

Lumet's Motivation for Making "12 Angry Men"

Sidney Lumet describes his motivations for making the movie "12 Angry Men"

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Lumet's Motivation for Making "12 Angry Men"

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Sidney Lumet Recalls Working with Katharine Hepburn

American Masters

Sidney Lumet Recalls Working with Katharine Hepburn

Sidney Lumet speaks about his work with Katharine Hepburn.

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Sidney Lumet Recalls Working with Katharine Hepburn

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Sidney Lumet Recalls Working with Walter Cronkite

American Masters

Sidney Lumet Recalls Working with Walter Cronkite

Sidney Lumet speaks about his work adapting the radio show "You Are There" for television.

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Sidney Lumet Recalls Working with Walter Cronkite

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Video thumbnail: American Masters By Sidney Lumet - Trailer

American Masters

By Sidney Lumet - Trailer

Explore the socially conscious work of the director of “12 Angry Men” and “Network."

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By Sidney Lumet - Trailer

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Sidney Lumet on "Dog Day Afternoon"

American Masters

Sidney Lumet on "Dog Day Afternoon"

Sidney Lumet describes the characters and the narrative drive behind "Dog Day Afternoon."

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Sidney Lumet on "Dog Day Afternoon"

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Aline Louchheim and Eero Saarinen

American Masters

Aline Louchheim and Eero Saarinen

Aline Louchheim quickly developed a strong relationship with Eero Saarinen.

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Aline Louchheim and Eero Saarinen

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Behind the Scenes with Eric Saarinen and Peter Rosen

American Masters

Behind the Scenes with Eric Saarinen and Peter Rosen

A behind-the-scenes conversation on Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future.

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Behind the Scenes with Eric Saarinen and Peter Rosen

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Conquering gravity with Saarinen at the TWA Flight Center

American Masters

Conquering gravity with Saarinen at the TWA Flight Center

At the TWA flight center, Saarinen tried to "express the drama and excitement of travel."

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Conquering gravity with Saarinen at the TWA Flight Center

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eero and Eliel Saarinen Compete for St. Louis

American Masters

Eero and Eliel Saarinen Compete for St. Louis

Both Eliel and his son, Eero, competed to design a new monument in St. Louis, MO.

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Eero and Eliel Saarinen Compete for St. Louis

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eero Saarinen and Aline Louchheim's Shared Ambition

American Masters

Eero Saarinen and Aline Louchheim's Shared Ambition

Eero's relationship with Aline Louchheim and their shared professional ambition bloomed.

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Eero Saarinen and Aline Louchheim's Shared Ambition

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eero Saarinen's Design of the CBS Building in New York City

American Masters

Eero Saarinen's Design of the CBS Building in New York City

The CBS Building, or Black Rock, is an imposing 38-story building of black marble.

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Eero Saarinen's Design of the CBS Building in New York City

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eero Saarinen's Design of the MIT Chapel

American Masters

Eero Saarinen's Design of the MIT Chapel

In designing the MIT Chapel, Eero Saarinen aimed to capture a basic spiritual environment.

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Eero Saarinen's Design of the MIT Chapel

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eero Saarinen's Revolutionary Design of the Dulles Airport

American Masters

Eero Saarinen's Revolutionary Design of the Dulles Airport

In designing the Dulles International Airport, Eero Saarinen re-imagined a jet-age world.

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Eero Saarinen's Revolutionary Design of the Dulles Airport

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future - Trailer

American Masters

Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future - Trailer

Explore the life of Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen

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Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future - Trailer

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Eliel and Eero Saarinen's Work on First Christian Church

American Masters

Eliel and Eero Saarinen's Work on First Christian Church

The First Christian Church in Columbus, IN, was designed by both Eliel and Eero Saarinen.

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Eliel and Eero Saarinen's Work on First Christian Church

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Video thumbnail: American Masters How Eero Saarinen Imagined the Ingalls Rink at Yale

American Masters

How Eero Saarinen Imagined the Ingalls Rink at Yale

Eero Saarinen broke the mold by creating emotionally compelling buildings.

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How Eero Saarinen Imagined the Ingalls Rink at Yale

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Marking Man's Time on Earth at General Motors

American Masters

Marking Man's Time on Earth at General Motors

Eero Saarinen exhibited his architectural vision through his design for General Motors.

Marking Man's Time on Earth at General Motors

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