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    American Experience

    Walt Disney, Extended Preview

    Walt Disney premieres September 14 & 15, 2015 9/8c. on PBS American Experience.

    Walt Disney, Extended Preview

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney's Next Big Idea: Disneyland

    Walt Disney wanted to create an amusement park for the whole family. Premieres 9/14 & 9/15

    Walt Disney's Next Big Idea: Disneyland

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney Part 2, Chapter 1

    The first chapter in Part 2 of "Walt Disney." Premiering Sep. 14 & 15 at 9/8c on PBS.

    Walt Disney Part 2, Chapter 1

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    American Experience

    Pitching "Snow White"

    Walt Disney shares his next big idea with his staff. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15 on PBS.

    Pitching "Snow White"

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    American Experience

    Mickey Mouse's Big Break

    "Steamboat Willie" blows audiences away with its use of sound. Airs 9/14 & 9/15 on PBS.

    Mickey Mouse's Big Break

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    American Experience

    Interview: Walt Disney's America

    Media historian Susan Douglas explores Walt Disney's version of America. Coming Sep. 14/15

    Interview: Walt Disney's America

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    American Experience

    Finding Rare Archival Footage

    Assoc. Producer Matt Gavin tracked down rare archival footage for "Walt Disney."

    Finding Rare Archival Footage

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney Series Preview

    An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of Walt Disney. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15.

    Walt Disney Series Preview

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    American Experience

    Visitors to Disneyland

    Disneyland became a top destination for foreign dignitaries. Premieres 9/14 & 9/15 on PBS.

    Visitors to Disneyland

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney the Father

    Despite his success, at home Walt Disney was just "dad." Premieres 9/14 & 9/15 on PBS.

    Walt Disney the Father

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    American Experience

    The "Fearless Filmmaking" of "Bambi"

    Everyone remembers Walt Disney's "Bambi" for that one traumatic scene. Premieres 9/14 & 15

    The "Fearless Filmmaking" of "Bambi"

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    American Experience

    Working at Walt Disney Studios

    Walt Disney viewed his studio as a community. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15 on PBS.

    Working at Walt Disney Studios

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    American Experience

    The Success of "Snow White"

    In its first year, "Snow White" grossed more than any other film before it. Airs 9/14 & 15

    The Success of "Snow White"

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    American Experience

    Interview: Musical Storytelling

    Don Hahn discusses Walt Disney's use of music in his films. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15 at 9/8c

    Interview: Musical Storytelling

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney Preview

    An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of Walt Disney. Premieres 9/14 & 9/15 on PBS.

    Walt Disney Preview

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    American Experience

    Interview: Working for Walt Disney

    Composer Richard Sherman recalls working with Walt Disney. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15 on PBS

    Interview: Working for Walt Disney

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney's Hometown

    To Walt Disney, Marceline, Missouri would always be home. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15 on PBS.

    Walt Disney's Hometown

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    American Experience

    Why we Made "Walt Disney"

    "The challenge is, Disney is both a person and a brand." Premieres Sep. 14 & 15 on PBS

    Why we Made "Walt Disney"

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    American Experience

    The Creation of Mickey Mouse

    In the late 1920s, Walt Disney Studios created a new animated star. Premieres 9/14 & 9/15

    The Creation of Mickey Mouse

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    American Experience

    Interview: Walt Disney the Storyteller

    Animator Floyd Norman shares his experiences working for Walt Disney. Premieres 9/14 & 15

    Interview: Walt Disney the Storyteller

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney's Big Gamble: "Snow White"

    Walt Disney proposes something that had never been done before. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15.

    Walt Disney's Big Gamble: "Snow White"

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney Part 1, Chapter 1

    The first chapter of Part 1 of "Walt Disney." Premiering Sep. 14 & 15 at 9/8c on PBS.

    Walt Disney Part 1, Chapter 1

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney's First Failure

    Walt Disney struggles to save his Laugh-O-grams company. Premieres 9/14 & 9/15 on PBS.

    Walt Disney's First Failure

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    American Experience

    Walt Disney's Public Vs. Private Persona

    Walt Disney recognized that he was different than his public persona. Premieres 9/14 & 15

    Walt Disney's Public Vs. Private Persona

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    American Experience

    The Story of "Dumbo"

    Watch an original interview with writer, Ron Suskind about "Dumbo." Premieres 9/14 & 9/15

    The Story of "Dumbo"

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    American Experience

    Interview: Snow White as the Ideal 1930s Woman

    Snow White was a reflection of American women during the 1930s. Premieres Sep. 14 & 15.

    Interview: Snow White as the Ideal 1930s Woman

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    American Experience

    A Strike at Walt Disney Studios

    In May 1941 nearly half of Walt Disney's art department walked out. Premieres 9/14 & 9/15

    A Strike at Walt Disney Studios

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