American Masters, committed to producing comprehensive film biographies about the broad cast of characters who comprise our cultural history.
Julia was a larger-than-life figure who revolutionized the way that Americans ate.
Today’s American food movement can be traced back to one man: James Beard.
Dr. Maya Angelou was a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer who inspired generations.
With candor and grace, Sidney Lumet reveals what matters to him as an artist a human.
Explore the life and work of Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen.
The first documentary about the legend behind much of the bold television of the '70s.
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.
How Fats Dominos brand of New Orleans rhythm & blues morphed into rock 'n' roll.
King tells her story in a new documentary with previously unseen and rare performances.
B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most celebrated blues musicians of all time.
The late, great director (The Graduate, Angels in America) discusses his 50-year career.