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S29 Ep3: Jascha Heifetz: God's Fiddler - Full Film

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Discover the story of legendary musician Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987), the first truly modern violin virtuoso. This documentary portrays an artist for whom only perfection would do through vintage performances, master classes and Heifetz’ previously unseen home movies. Interviewees include Itzhak Perlman, Ivry Gitlis and Ida Haendel, and former student, accompanist and longtime companion Ayke Agus.

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American Masters

S17 Ep4: Alice Waters and Her Delicious Revolution

Alice Waters has made it her mission in life to make sure that people eat beautifully.

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S17 Ep4: Alice Waters and Her Delicious Revolution

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American Masters

S31 Ep5: Jacques Pépin: The Art of Craft

Today he is known as a kitchen supernova, but Jacques Pépin's career began humbly.

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S31 Ep5: Jacques Pépin: The Art of Craft

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American Masters

S29 Ep9: The Women's List

Meet 15 women who define contemporary American culture in Greenfield-Sanders’ new film.

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S29 Ep9: The Women's List

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American Masters

S28 Ep9: The Boomer List

Meet 19 iconic baby boomers from this influential generation born between 1946 and 1964.

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S28 Ep9: The Boomer List

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American Masters

S17 Ep4: Alice Waters' Inspiring Woman planted what is, argu

Alice Waters shares her Inspiring Woman: Michelle Obama.

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S17 Ep4: Alice Waters' Inspiring Woman planted what is, argu

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: Alice Waters remembers her early friendship with Ja

Alice Waters recalls a party early in her friendship with James Beard.

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S31 Ep4: Alice Waters remembers her early friendship with Ja

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: Caroline Stuart explains the story of the short-liv

Caroline Stuart discovered a doll that was designed to look like James Beard.

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S31 Ep4: Caroline Stuart explains the story of the short-liv

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: Chris Cosentino shares the mysterious story of how

Chris Cosentino shares the surprising story of how he discovered James Beard's work.

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S31 Ep4: Chris Cosentino shares the mysterious story of how

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: Explore the advent of Food Television with James Be

James Beard played a key role in the very first food shows on television.

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S31 Ep4: Explore the advent of Food Television with James Be

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: Insight into James Beard's life as a gay man

When sexuality was not openly discussed, James Beard was comfortable, honest and open.

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S31 Ep4: Insight into James Beard's life as a gay man

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American Masters

50 Years of Aretha Franklin's "Respect"

Celebrating 50 years of Aretha Franklin's "Respect."

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50 Years of Aretha Franklin's "Respect"

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: Duff Goldman's first James Beard recipe was memorab

Baltimore-based Pastry Chef Duff Goldman shares his first James Beard memory.

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S31 Ep4: Duff Goldman's first James Beard recipe was memorab

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American Masters

S31: Chefs Flight

Get to know some of America's most iconic chefs through American Masters' Chefs Flight.

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S31: Chefs Flight

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: PBS Previews | American Masters presents A Chef's F

Executive Producer Michael Kantor comments on "A Chef's Flight."

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S31 Ep4: PBS Previews | American Masters presents A Chef's F

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American Masters

S31 Ep4: PBS Previews | James Beard: America's First Foodie

Today’s American food movement can be traced back to one man: James Beard.

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S31 Ep4: PBS Previews | James Beard: America's First Foodie

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