Web site: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/
Examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists.
A Fierce Green Fire #2701
Robert Redford, Ashley Judd, Meryl Streep and other stars narrate this exploration of the environmental movement.
- KET2 Tuesday, April 22 at 9:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Wednesday, April 23 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Thursday, April 24 at 5:00 am EDT
- KET2 Friday, April 25 at 3:00 am EDT
- KET Saturday, April 26 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET Sunday, April 27 at 2:00 pm EDT
Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton As Himself #2702
The remarkable life of famed participatory journalist George Plimpton: writer, editor, amateur sportsman, actor, and friend to many.
- KET Friday, May 16 at 10:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, May 17 at 2:00 am EDT
- KET2 Monday, May 19 at 4:00 am EDT
- KET2 Wednesday, May 21 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET Saturday, May 24 at 3:00 am EDT
Billie Jean King #2604
This film looks back to the 12-year old southern California girl who played tennis on public courts, observed disparity and unfairness, and never stopped trying to remedy the situation. King presents her own story with perspective added by Rosie Casals, Chris Evert, Venus Williams, Gloria Steinem, Elton John, and Bobby Riggs' son.
- KET Sunday, June 1 at 2:30 am EDT
- KET Monday, June 2 at 9:00 pm EDT
Tanaquil Leclercq: Afternoon of a Faun #2703
Passionate ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq was struck down at the height of her career by polio at age 27. She was the muse of two leading 20th century choreographers - George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins.
- KET Friday, June 20 at 10:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, June 21 at 3:00 am EDT
- KET Sunday, June 22 at 2:30 am EDT
- KET2 Monday, June 23 at 4:00 am EDT
- KET2 Wednesday, June 25 at 8:00 pm EDT
Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/
EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/education/index.html
Price available upon request.