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 Biography

By Sidney Lumet

Biography

From tenement housing in the Lower East Side to McCarthy-era Hollywood, Sidney Lumet's experiences informed his use of ambiguous characters and his non-judgmental gaze. Pursuing reality through cinematic stories is what Sidney Lumet spent his life doing.

Eero Saarinen’s Search for Architecture

Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future

Eero Saarinen’s Search for Architecture

Saarinen once remarked to his second wife Aline – a celebrated author and journalist – that she lived in “rabbit time,” while architects lived in “elephant time.” Although his own lifespan was hardly elephantine, Saarinen seem to have believed that at least his buildings should have an elephant’s mind: they should recall the past, engage the present, and speculate about what the future might bring.

Norman Lear’s Legacy: “There Were a lot of Shoulders That Preceded Me”

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Norman Lear’s Legacy: “There Were a lot of Shoulders That Preceded Me”

Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television in the 1970s, writer/producer Norman Lear’s name is synonymous with the sitcom. The first documentary about the 94-year-old television legend, "American Masters — Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You," premieres nationwide Tuesday, October 25 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings).

 Why Norman Lear is the “Most Influential Producer in the History of Television”

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Why Norman Lear is the “Most Influential Producer in the History of Television”

Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television in the 1970s, writer/producer Norman Lear’s name is synonymous with the sitcom. The first documentary about the 94-year-old television legend, "American Masters — Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You," premieres nationwide Tuesday, October 25 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings).

Norman Lear

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Norman Lear Biography

Norman Lear has enjoyed a long career in television and film, and as a political and social activist and philanthropist.

 Excerpt from <em>Live: American Outlaws</em> CD Liner Notes

The Highwaymen: Friends Till The End - Full Film

Excerpt from Live: American Outlaws CD Liner Notes

by Mikal Gilmore

There is a moment around midway through this set’s Nassau concert that focuses the group’s fellowship: Kristofferson, Cash, Jennings and Nelson take turns at Kristofferson’s “The Pilgrim: Chapter 33.” The song is similar to “Sunday Morning Coming Down” -- another look at a man who is “Never knowin’ ...