Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice - Biography of Ricky Jay

While Ricky Jay has long been considered one of the world’s great sleight-of-hand artists, his career is further distinguished by the remarkable variety of his accomplishments as an author, actor, historian and consultant.

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Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice - Sleight of Hand and Three-Card Monte

Watch Ricky Jay demonstrate three-card monte in his one-man show, Ricky Jay and his 52 Assistants, which originally premiered Off-Broadway in 1994.

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Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice - The New Yorker Profile of Ricky Jay

An in-depth profile that reveals the magician's personal history, mentors, scholarship, collections, and pet peeves.

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Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice - Film Trailer and Synopsis

This portrait of the inimitable magician Ricky Jay delves into the mysterious world of sleight-of-hand and its small circle of eccentric devotees.

Dec 3rd, 2014 | 0 comments

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The Boomer List - Film Excerpt: A Generation Defined by Vietnam

"Vietnam was the defining event for my generation. It spilled over into all facets of American life—into music, into the pulpits, in churches of our country." -- Tim O'Brien (b. 1946), author and Vietnam War veteran.

Sep 8th, 2014 | 0 comments

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A Fierce Green Fire - Watch the Film

Oscar-nominee Mark Kitchell’s documentary explores 50 years of the environmental movement, featuring narration by Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Ashley Judd, Van Jones and Isabel Allende.

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A Fierce Green Fire - Environment Quiz. Do You Know These Fierce Green Fighters?

American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire reveals the extraordinary ways individuals and organizations have taken up environmental causes in the 20th century. Take the quiz and test your knowledge of advocates, issues and key moments in environmental history.

Apr 9th, 2014 | 0 comments

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Billie Jean King - Film Outtake: Billie Jean King on Billie Jean King

An extended interview with Billie Jean King.

Sep 9th, 2013 | 0 comments

Billie Jean King - Infographics: Billie Jean King Trading Cards

It's the life and times of Billie Jean King in a series of vintage trading cards from American Masters: collect them all!

Sep 8th, 2013 | 0 comments
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