The life and career of Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning novelist Philip Roth, often referred to as the greatest living American writer. Reclusive and diffident, Roth grants very few interviews, but for the first time, allowed a journalist to spend 10 days interviewing him on camera.
The dispute between Arthur Miller, one of America's most influential playwrights, and the respected movie director Elia Kazan over actions taken during the "red scare" of the 1950s. The two were once best friends and professional colleagues and their politics were similar, which was reflected in their work. Their relationship changed when Kazan was subpoenaed to testify in front of the House Un-American Activities Committee and he named names.
A spotlight on the eclectic and often humorous American writer and his many accomplishments.
A documentary on the famous war photographer and the life he led.
Biography of the legendary blues player from the deep South who's music contributed to the origins of rock-and-roll.
The life of the folk singer and songwriting artist and the evolution of her work over three decades.