The makers of The Abolitionists describe making a film about a "transformative moment in American history that stemmed from the actions of ordinary individuals."
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.