Great Performances

Images from Satyagraha

Clip: Season 6 | 1m 33s

"Almost all the techniques of protest--now the common currency of contemporary political life--were invented and perfected by Gandhi during his South Africa years," Philip Glass has said. See stills from the revival of Phelim McDermott and Julian Crouch's 2008 innovative production of Satyagraha, Glass' opera covering Gandhi's early life in South Africa.

Aired: 03/24/12

Rating: TV-PG

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