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Eero Saarinen exhibited his architectural vision through his design for General Motors.
Meet 15 women who define contemporary American culture in Greenfield-Sanders’ new film.
Discover the violin virtuoso through Itzhak Perlman, students and archival performances.
Meet 19 iconic baby boomers from this influential generation born between 1946 and 1964.
The definitive film about the legendary rock musician, Jimi Hendrix.
It's the life and times of The Joffrey Ballet on American Masters.
“Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise” Film Excerpt: Maya Angelou & James Baldwin
Explore the socially conscious work of the director of “12 Angry Men” and “Network."
Sidney Lumet describes the characters and the narrative drive behind "Dog Day Afternoon."
Both Eliel and his son, Eero, competed to design a new monument in St. Louis, MO.
Explore the life of Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen
Filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady talk about their work as directors and mentors.
Phil Rosenthal discusses the changes brought about by "All In the Family."
Rob Reiner talks about the series' 8-season run.
Trailer for the American Masters film Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You.
Trailer for In Their Own Words, the American Masters digital archive project.
The story behind the pioneering outlaw country music supergroup.
Late, great director Mike Nichols, Janis Joplin, Fats Domino, Maya Angelou and more.
Janis Joplin thrilled audiences and blazed new creative trails before her death at age 27.
Director Amy Berg talks about bringing Janis Joplin back to life in her documentary.
Ric Burns’ documentary on the rich, 75-year history of the preeminent ballet company.
"The Queen of Country Music” is still going strong after more than 50 years of music.