In Their Own Words

Using a fresh and innovative combination of interview, archive and animated content, "In Their Own Words" is an intimate journey into the lives and minds of some of the world’s most compelling men and women.

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Childhood in the South


Jimmy comes of age in the U.S. South during an era inflicted by segregation.

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Faith in Redemption


As Georgia's governor, Carter shocks supporters with progressive policies.

The Beginning of the End


See how the Iranian Hostage Crisis damaged Carter’s administration.

A Fairytale Wedding: Diana and Charles


The engagement of Prince Charles and the relatively unknown Lady Diana shocks the world.

Growing Tensions in the Marriage


Princess Diana finds her stride on the Australian tour, much to Prince Charles' dismay.

Bringing Attention to AIDS


Princess Diana uses her platform to bring attention to the AIDS epidemic.

The Release of Princess Diana's Book


Diana's battle with her eating disorder is made public; Charles and Diana divorce.