American Masters

Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning - Preview

Preview: Season 28 Episode 7 | 3m 31s

Her photograph Migrant Mother is one of the most recognized and arresting images in the world, a portrait that came to represent America's Great Depression. Yet few know the story, struggles and profound body of work of the woman who created the portrait: Dorothea Lange. Directed and narrated by Lange's granddaughter Dyanna Taylor, the two-hour film premieres Friday, August 29 at 9 pm on PBS.

Aired: 08/29/14

Rating: TV-G

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