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The Posen Family of Craftsmen

The Posen Family of Craftsmen

Zac Posen discovers the legacy of craftmanship within his family lineage.
Clip Season 6 Episode 16 Length 01:27 Premiere: 01/12/21

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FINDING YOUR ROOTS WITH HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR., Season Eight is a production of McGee Media, Inkwell Media, Kunhardt Films and WETA Washington, D.C. Corporate support for FINDING YOUR ROOTS WITH HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR., Season Eight is provided by Ancestry and Johnson & Johnson. Support is also provided by Ford Foundation, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Carnegie Corporation of New York, and by The Inkwell Society and its members Candace King Weir; Lloyd Carney Foundation; Jim and Susan Swartz; Sheryl Sandberg and Tom Bernthal; Anne Wojcicki; Hayward and Kathy Draper; and Nicole Commissiong and Darnell Armstrong. Major support is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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Finding Your Roots

About Finding Your Roots

For more than a decade, renowned Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has helped to expand America’s sense of itself, stimulating a national conversation about identity with humor, wisdom, and compassion. Professor Gates has explored the ancestry of dozens of influential people from diverse backgrounds, taking millions of viewers deep into the past to reveal the connections that bind us all.

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The Eye of the Beholder

Premiered On: 04/02/2019

Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shares the family histories of director Alejandro G. Inarritu, iconoclastic performance artist Marina Abramovic, and painter Kehinde Wiley. These visionary artists find their identities challenged - and affirmed.

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Fashion's Roots

Premiered On: 10/13/2020

Meet the fashionable ancestors of Diane von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez, and RuPaul Charles.

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Criminal Kind

Premiered On: 02/25/2020

Actor Laura Linney and journalists Lisa Ling and Soledad O'Brien explore their roots with stories of tricksters, scoundrels and outright criminals, who nevertheless laid the groundwork for their success.

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Slave Trade

Premiered On: 02/11/2020

Film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson, and musician Questlove learn about the unexpected places where their ancestors were scattered by slavery, upending their notions of African American history.

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The Eye of the Beholder - S5 E9

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Italian Roots - S6 E9

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Season 6 Episodes

Coming to America

S6 E16 Length 52:10 Premiere Date 01/12/21

Breaking Silences

S6 E15 Length 52:10 Premiere Date 01/05/21

Flight

S6 E14 Length 52:40 Premiere Date 11/17/20

War Stories

S6 E13 Length 52:40 Premiere Date 11/10/20

DNA Mysteries

S6 E12 Length 52:45 Premiere Date 10/20/20

Fashion's Roots

S6 E11 Length 52:46 Premiere Date 10/13/20

Criminal Kind

S6 E10 Length 52:16 Premiere Date 02/25/20

Italian Roots

S6 E9 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 02/18/20

Slave Trade

S6 E8 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 02/11/20

Science Pioneers

S6 E7 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 02/04/20

Secrets & Lies

S6 E6 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 01/28/20

Beyond the Pale

S6 E5 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 01/21/20

This Land Is My Land

S6 E4 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 01/14/20

Homecomings

S6 E3 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 01/07/20

Off the Farm

S6 E2 Length 52:36 Premiere Date 10/15/19

Hollywood Royalty

S6 E1 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 10/08/19

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