African American soldiers in WWII combated racism both in the segregated military and on the home front, and were among the first liberators to enter concentration camps.
This documentary focuses on the plight of five Hungarian Holocaust survivors, whose individual triumphs are a testament to hope and humanity.
Tracing the history of Jewish Americans from their first settlement in 1654 to the present, this documentary illustrates the struggles they face in maintaining a sense of their own identity.
In a small town, a mysterious stranger erects a gallows in the center of town and executes citizens one by one. Who will speak up for the last survivor?
In this documentary, Araz Artinian discovers the importance of remembrance and her own personal connection to the cultural heritage passed down from her nationalistic Armenian parents.
This is the only propaganda film known to be made by the Nazis inside an operating concentration camp to prove to the world that Jews were being well-treated in camps.
After surviving Cambodia's Killing Fields as a boy musician who entertained his captors, Arn Chorn-Pond strives to heal the deep scars of his past by reviving Cambodia's traditional music.
The First Measured Century analyzes the United States’ history through data and measurement. Statistical analysis reveals how the lives of everyday Americans changed over the last century.
In 1970, Jane Elliott, a third grade teacher in a small Iowa town, divided her class into two groups for a lesson in discrimination--one group being superior to the other.
Bill Moyers traces the childhoods and early careers of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Adolf Hitler, illustrating the paths by which they rose to respective pinnacles of power.