American Masters

American Masters, committed to producing comprehensive film biographies about the broad cast of characters who comprise our cultural history.

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S18 Ep8: Julia! America's Favorite Chef

53:41

Julia was a larger-than-life figure who revolutionized the way that Americans ate.


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S31 Ep4: James Beard: America's First Foodie

53:11

Today’s American food movement can be traced back to one man: James Beard.

S29 Ep8: The Women's List

54:14

Meet 15 women who define contemporary American culture in Greenfield-Sanders’ new film.

S28 Ep2: Jascha Heifetz: God's Fiddler - Full Film

53:10

Discover the violin virtuoso through Itzhak Perlman, students and archival performances.

The Boomer List

1:22:56

Meet 19 iconic baby boomers from this influential generation born between 1946 and 1964.

Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin' - Director's Cut

1:30:23

The definitive film about the legendary rock musician, Jimi Hendrix.