American Experience: Woodrow Wilson

Overview

Part of the American Experience series, the documentary Woodrow Wilson comes to DVD on this two-disc set from PBS. Presented with a standard full-frame transfer and Dolby Digital Stereo Sound. Contains both parts: "A Passionate Man" and "The Redemption of the World." This set also contains over 90 minutes of special features, including mini-documentaries on race relations, women's suffrage, and labor rights. Also includes interviews with filmmakers and scholars along with profiles of key figures in Wilson's life....
See more details below
DVD (Black & White)
$27.57
BN.com price
(Save 8%)$29.99 List Price
Other sellers (DVD)
  • All (3) from $3.11   
  • New (2) from $16.04   
  • Used (1) from $3.11   

Overview

Part of the American Experience series, the documentary Woodrow Wilson comes to DVD on this two-disc set from PBS. Presented with a standard full-frame transfer and Dolby Digital Stereo Sound. Contains both parts: "A Passionate Man" and "The Redemption of the World." This set also contains over 90 minutes of special features, including mini-documentaries on race relations, women's suffrage, and labor rights. Also includes interviews with filmmakers and scholars along with profiles of key figures in Wilson's life. Other special features include photo galleries and a scholars' forum. Recommended for home video or educational use.
Read More Show Less

Special Features

Closed Caption; Over 90 minutes of additional video:; Mini documentaries on: race relations, women's suffrage, labor rights...and more; Profiles of key figures in Wilson's life; Interviews with the filmmakers and scholars; Plus: Jacob Riis photo gallery; World War I poster art gallery; A scholar's forum on Wilson's legacy
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/27/2002
  • UPC: 841887002554
  • Rating:

  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Black & White
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 3:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 42,930

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Woodrow Wilson
2. Early Years [:36]
7. Love & Career [1:18]
11. Tragedy [:20]
15. Princeton [:27]
19. Politics [:51]
23. 1912 Election [1:10]
30. First Family [1:53]
37. World Stage [1:09]
40. End Credits [:46]
Disc #2 -- Woodrow Wilson
2. Neutrality [2:21]
6. Re-Election [2:27]
10. War [:25]
15. Casualties [2:00]
20. Backlash [:18]
24. Peace [2:19]
31. The League [5:28]
35. Final Battle [2:48]
40. End Credits [1:55]
Read More Show Less

Menu

Disc #1 -- Woodrow Wilson
   Play Movie
   Chapters
   Play Enhanced Movie
   Special Features
      Enhancement Catalog
         Mini-Docs
            Play All
            The Pullman Strike
            W.E.B. DuBois and The Crisis
            Debs Runs for President
            Wilson and the Black Vote
            Suffrage: Banners and Parades
            Suffrage: Silent Sentinels
            The Zimmermann Telegram
            Debs and the Espionage Act
            The Inquiry
            African Americans: In the Trenches
            Suffrage and the War
            NAACP Vs. the Clansman
            African Americans: Returning Home
            Suffrage: Final Victory
            Debs Released From Prison
         Profiles
            Play All
            Carrie Chapman Catt
            Ray Stannard Baker
            Alice Paul
            Henry Cabot Lodge
            Colonel Edward House
            David Lloyd George
            Georges Clemenceau
         Filmmakers
            Play All
            Projector Sequence
            Why a Film About Wilson?
            Ellen's Painting Sequences
            Making Wilson Come to Life
            A Passionate Wilson
            Recreating History
            Structuring the Film
            Presidential Limo
            Filming on Location
            Wilson's Health
            Ending the Film
      The Legacy of Woodrow Wilson
         Ira Katznelson/Historian
         David M. Kennedy/Historian
         John M. Mulder/Historian
         John Morton Blum/Historian
         Jay Winter/Historian
         Walter LaFeber/Historian
         Victoria Bissell Brown/Historian
      Gallery: Jacob Riis: Exposing Poverty
         Mulberry Bend
         Police Station Lodgers
         Black-and-Tan Dive Broome Street
         Black-and-Tan Dive Thompson Street
         Street Arabs in Sleeping Quarters
         Five Cents a Spot
      Gallery: Poster Art of World War I
         Beat Back the Hun by Fred Strothman
         Remember Belgium by Ellsworth Young
         Can Vegetables, Fruit and the Kaiser Too by J. Paul Verrees
         The Greatest Mother in the World by Alonzo Earl Foringer
         I Want You by James Montgomery Flagg
         Your Country Needs You by Alfred Leete
   About the DVD
      More on the Web
      About American Experience
      DVD Production Credits
   How to Use This DVD
      Basic Navigation
      Enhanced Movie
Disc #2 -- Woodrow Wilson
   Play Movie
   Chapters
   Play Enhanced Movie
   Special Features
      Enhancement Catalog
         Mini-Docs
            Play All
            The Pullman Strike
            W.E.B. DuBois and The Crisis
            Debs Runs for President
            Wilson and the Black Vote
            Suffrage: Banners and Parades
            Suffrage: Silent Sentinels
            The Zimmermann Telegram
            Debs and the Espionage Act
            The Inquiry
            African Americans: In the Trenches
            Suffrage and the War
            NAACP Vs. the Clansman
            African Americans: Returning Home
            Suffrage: Final Victory
            Debs Released From Prison
         Profiles
            Play All
            Carrie Chapman Catt
            Ray Stannard Baker
            Alice Paul
            Henry Cabot Lodge
            Colonel Edward House
            David Lloyd George
            Georges Clemenceau
         Filmmakers
            Play All
            Projector Sequence
            Why a Film About Wilson?
            Ellen's Painting Sequences
            Making Wilson Come to Life
            A Passionate Wilson
            Recreating History
            Structuring the Film
            Presidential Limo
            Filming on Location
            Wilson's Health
            Ending the Film
      The Legacy of Woodrow Wilson
         Ira Katznelson/Historian
         David M. Kennedy/Historian
         John M. Mulder/Historian
         John Morton Blum/Historian
         Jay Winter/Historian
         Walter LaFeber/Historian
         Victoria Bissell Brown/Historian
      Gallery: Jacob Riis: Exposing Poverty
         Mulberry Bend
         Police Station Lodgers
         Black-and-Tan Dive Broome Street
         Black-and-Tan Dive Thompson Street
         Street Arabs in Sleeping Quarters
         Five Cents a Spot
      Gallery: Poster Art of World War I
         Beat Back the Hun by Fred Strothman
         Remember Belgium by Ellsworth Young
         Can Vegetables, Fruit and the Kaiser Too by J. Paul Verrees
         The Greatest Mother in the World by Alonzo Earl Foringer
         I Want You by James Montgomery Flagg
         Your Country Needs You by Alfred Leete
   About the DVD
      More on the Web
      About American Experience
      DVD Production Credits
   How to Use This DVD
      Basic Navigation
      Enhanced Movie
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously