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Lena Waithe on why Cicely Tyson's hair was revolutionary

Writer, producer, and actor Lena Waithe explains why the hair of Black women can be revolutionary, and how Cicely Tyson's decision to wear hers naturally was an inspiration to many other Black women.
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Season 35 Episodes

Becoming Helen Keller (Extended Audio Description Version)

S35 E12 Length 1:36:11 Premiere Date 10/19/21

Becoming Helen Keller

S35 E11 Length 1:22:50 Premiere Date 10/19/21

Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It

S35 E10 Length 1:28:42 Premiere Date 10/05/21

Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase The Blues Away

S35 E9 Length 1:22:31 Premiere Date 07/27/21

Ballerina Boys

S35 E8 Length 53:26 Premiere Date 06/04/21

Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir

S35 E7 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 05/03/21

Twyla Moves

S35 E3 Length 1:22:31 Premiere Date 03/26/21

How It Feels To Be Free documentary

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Lena Waithe on why Cicely Tyson's hair was revolutionary

Clip Length 01:58 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Halle Berry on how seeing Diahann Caroll on TV changed her

Clip Length 01:57 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Alicia Keys doesn’t mind being compared to Lena Horne

Clip Length 02:01 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Diahann Carroll talks race and makeup while filming "Julia"

Clip Length 01:50 Premiere Date 01/18/21

The role of women entertainers in the civil rights movement

Clip Length 01:08 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Lena Waithe on mixed feelings towards Blaxploitation

Clip Length 01:59 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Why Cicely Tyson was selective about her acting roles

Clip Length 00:43 Premiere Date 01/18/21

Remembering Paula Wayne

Clip Length 03:09 Premiere Date 11/12/18

Artists Flight Series Promo

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 08/31/18

Remembering Neil Simon

Clip Length 01:04 Premiere Date 08/28/18

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Clip Length 00:24 Premiere Date 06/08/18

Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters

Clip Length 05:29 Premiere Date 03/09/18

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Orozco: Man of Fire - S20 E6

Premiered On: 09/19/2007

Often thought of as the "other" Mexican muralist (beside his more flamboyant compatriot Diego Rivera), Jose Orozco was a leader of the Mexican Renaissance. His bold, dynamic frescoes had a profound impact on American painters and inspired Franklin D. Roosevelt to put artists to work during the Great Depression.

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Filmmaker Jamila Wignot examines the life of legendary dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey, a trailblazing pioneer who founded his influential studio Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 1958 at age 27. Ailey's enduring choreography centers on the Black American experience with inimitable grace and power.

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Discover the secrets behind Edward Hopper's most iconic and enigmatic works. Known for "Nighthawks" and other evocative paintings of American life, Hopper has left a lasting impression on our culture. Meet the man behind the brush and see how his marriage to fellow artist Josephine Nivison Hopper shaped his art and career.

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Bob Dylan: No Direction Home (Part 1) - S18 E9

Premiered On: 09/26/2005

Martin Scorsese's film biography of Bob Dylan includes archival footage of the singer's childhood and life on the road.

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Bob Dylan: No Direction Home (Part 2) - S18 E10

Premiered On: 09/27/2005

Martin Scorsese's film biography of Bob Dylan includes archival footage of the singer's childhood and life on the road.

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