- The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 1
Sunday, September 14 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.
This monumental, seven-part documentary by filmmaker Ken Burns weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics.Read more
- The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 6
Friday, September 19 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.
The Common Cause (1939-1944)Read more
FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory.
- The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 7
Saturday, September 20 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.
A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962)Read more
Frail and failing but determined to see the war through to victory, FDR wins re-election and begins planning for a peaceful postwar world, but a cerebral hemorrhage kills him at 63.