National Geographic: Inside the White House

Overview

Instead of standing in line with hundreds of tourists, wouldn't it be nice to get an inside look at the White House? What do the private living areas of the first family look like? What sort of food is served at a state dinner? National Geographic Video: Inside the White House takes the viewer on a special behind-the-scenes visit as National Geographic films what the public is generally not allowed to see. The staff prepares for the dinner with a buzz of furious activity, directed by the chief usher. Brass and ...
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Overview

Instead of standing in line with hundreds of tourists, wouldn't it be nice to get an inside look at the White House? What do the private living areas of the first family look like? What sort of food is served at a state dinner? National Geographic Video: Inside the White House takes the viewer on a special behind-the-scenes visit as National Geographic films what the public is generally not allowed to see. The staff prepares for the dinner with a buzz of furious activity, directed by the chief usher. Brass and silver are polished and readied, butlers make sure nothing is amiss and the pastry chef sets to work on breathtaking desserts.
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Special Features

Interactive White House photo quiz
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/17/2009
  • UPC: 727994752172
  • Original Release: 1996
  • Rating:

  • Source: Nat'l Geographic Vid
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Repackaged
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 16,730

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Morgan Freeman Voice Only
Technical Credits
John B. Bredar Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Lisa Frederickson Editor
Nicolas Noxon Executive Producer
Michael Rosenfeld Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- National Geographic: Inside The White House
1. Introduction [2:17]
2. House of America [6:28]
3. White House History [4:10]
4. The White House Staff [7:27]
5. Residence of Presidents [7:35]
6. Staff for Life [8:32]
7. A Restoration Discovery [5:01]
8. An 18 Acre Garden [3:53]
9. State Dinner Preparations [7:29]
10. The House of Lincoln [5:23]
11. Changes for a New Century [3:57]
12. The West Wing [7:32]
13. Complete Restoration [4:35]
14. Receiving Guests [7:45]
15. Conclusion [2:28]
16. Credits [1:50]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- National Geographic: Inside The White House
   Play
   Scene Selections
   White House Quiz
   More From National Geographic
      Recommended Programs
         Ambassador: Inside the Embassy
         Vietnam's Unseen War
         Inside the Pentagon
      Experience National Geographic
         Welcome to the World of National Geographic
         Nationalgeographic.com
         National Geographic Channel
   Credits
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