A Fierce Green Fire is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement, spanning 50 years of activism. Chronicling the largest movement of the 20th century, the film tells vivid stories about people fighting – and succeeding – against the odds, from the Grand Canyon to Love Canal, from the oceans to the Amazon.
The boundaries broken by the innovative experimental artist Robert Rauschenberg.
An in-depth look at the famous art and caricatures of Al Hirschfeld.
Chronicle of the achievements of the noted composer and conductor of popular and classical music.
A biography of the acclaimed sculptor known for his mobiles and large public art pieces.
The work of Don Hewitt in the CBS news department and the story of the long-running new magazine 60 Minutes.
A profile of one of the major leaders of new directions in rock music. With songs like “Heroin” and “All Tomorrow’s Parties,” he tackled harsh urban realities. His “Walk on the Wild Side” has become a cultural classic about a taboo, hidden lifestyle. Reed worked with other icons of his day — Andy Warhol, David Bowie, Laurie Anderson. From punk rock to grunge, he has had an unparalleled influence on the American music scene.