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Articles with keyword "Film"

The MacArthur Theater

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Memories of a Neighborhood Movie Theater, from When There Was Such a Thing

Oral histories mark the role of the neighborhood movie house

Mary Pickford posing with motion picture camera

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Pickford Mania

The darling of the silent-film industry led the way on many cinematic innovations of the era.

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An Eye for the Modern

Artist, publisher, sponsor, and critis, Alfred Stieglitz played a vital role in promoting innovative art.

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The Haunting of Summers Past

From quarantines to birthday balls -- how America coped with the polio plague.

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The Richest Man in the World

A documentary film chronicles the life of Andrew Carnegie, the steel company mogul who rose from an impoverished childhood to become the richest man in the world.

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From Story to Screen

A filmmaker explains how history plays differently on television.

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Liberty!

Tory sentiments and battlefield diaries offer a different view of the American Revolution.

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A Conversation with Judy Crichton

Producer Judy Crichton talks about a decade of filmmaking for The American Experience.

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Jazz Tells its Story on Film

A Denver festival blends visual and musical media.

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The Paradoxical General

A new film explores the complexities of an extraordinary commander.