American Masters Season 19
S19 E01May 11, 2005
James Dean: Sense Memories May 11, 2005 Documentary exploring the life and career of James Dean.
S19 E02Jun 29, 2005
Sweet Honey in the Rock: Raise Your Voice Jun 29, 2005 This uplifting musical doc explores the powerful legacy of the beloved African-American female acapella group as they embark on their 30th anniversary tour.
S19 E03Jul 13, 2005
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Jul 13, 2005 The life of the famous movie director as told through the eyes of his son (who is also a director).
S19 E04Jul 20, 2005
Bob Newhart: Unbuttoned Jul 20, 2005 A chronicle of the famed comic's life and success, from humble accountant to world-famous funny man.
S19 E05Sep 7, 2005
Willa Cather: The Road Is All Sep 7, 2005 This documentary tells the story of a woman who invented herself from scratch. As a child, Willa Cather was taken from her comfortable home in Virginia into the wild Nebraska frontier--a place so vast and empty she felt "erased." Cather survived and even thrived on the plains, eventually pioneering her way east to New York City where she wrote her great novels: O Pioneers!, The Song of the Lark, My Antonia, Death Comes For the Archbishop and the Pulitzer Prize-winning One of Ours. Willa Cather: The Road Is All is a story of the transforming power of art, illustrating Cather's life through dramatic re-enactments of scenes from her most famous novels.
S19 E06Sep 14, 2005
Ernest Hemingway: Rivers to the Sea Sep 14, 2005 The famous author and his colorful life as told through his writings, letters, and interviews with family and scholars.
S19 E07Sep 27, 2005
No Direction Home: Bob Dylan Sep 27, 2005 A chronicle of Bob Dylan's strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to "voice of a generation" to rock star.