Television

  • 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.

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  • The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 2

    Monday, September 15 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

    In the Arena (1901-1910)
    Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, and in the seven years that follow, he transforms the office.

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  • The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 3

    Tuesday, September 16 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

    The Fire of Life (1910-1919)
    Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party.

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  • The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 4

    Wednesday, September 17 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

    The Storm (1920-1933)
    Franklin Roosevelt runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer.

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  • The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 5

    Thursday, September 18 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

    The Rising Road (1933-1939)
    FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed.

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  • The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 6

    Friday, September 19 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

    The Common Cause (1939-1944)
    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.

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  • The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Part 7

    Saturday, September 20 at 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

    A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962)
    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.

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  • POV: Koch

    Monday, September 22 at 10:00 p.m.

    Don't miss the acclaimed film about the larger-than-life New York City mayor Ed Koch.

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