Films & Other Videos
Films with: McCarthy, Betsy
- I.I. Rabi : man of the century
- I.I. Rabi, Nobel Laureate physicist, discusses his views on atomic energy, the Nazi movement and the McCarthy era.
- DVD 12370
- Out of the depths : the miner's story
- Journalist Bill Moyers shares the history of coal miners in Colorado at the turn of the century, their poor working conditions, and their almost feudal existence. Examines the United Mine Workers of America and their strikes in Colorado during this time.
- DVD 12373
- Richard Rodriguez victim of two cultures /
- Presents Rodriguez' experiences of growing up in America as the son of immigrants, the loss of his "Mexican soul", and his first exposure to American culture. Discussion focuses also on the differences between Mexican and American cultures, including Rodriguez' observations on America's growing sense of loss and the essence of American society today.
- DVD 6893
- Walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers. with Richard Strout
- Journalist Richard Strout reminisces about his career as a reporter covering Washington and the White House. Beginning with the administration of Warren G. Harding up to the Reagan administration, Strout has seen Washington grow from an unhurried southern town into a bustling international seat of government.
- DVD 12365