When Worlds Collide

When Worlds Collide

     
 
When Worlds Collide is a highly imaginative exploration of one of the most intriguing epochs in human history: when the "Old World" first encountered the "New World." Travel from Granada in Spain to Machu Picchu in Peru; and from Mexico to Madrid in Spain. Host Rubén Martínez -- Emmy Award-winning journalist, author of Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the

Overview

When Worlds Collide is a highly imaginative exploration of one of the most intriguing epochs in human history: when the "Old World" first encountered the "New World." Travel from Granada in Spain to Machu Picchu in Peru; and from Mexico to Madrid in Spain. Host Rubén Martínez -- Emmy Award-winning journalist, author of Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail -- takes a new look at the origins of today's Latino culture through the largely untold story of what happened in the Americas after Columbus.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/14/2010
UPC:
0841887012478
Original Release:
2010
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
1:27:00
Sales rank:
43,733

Special Features

Closed Caption

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- When Worlds Collide
1. Opening [2:29]
2. Introduction [2:00]
3. The Missing Branch of the Family Tree [10:47]
4. Isabella and Ferdinand [5:51]
5. How Contact Changed the Old World [6:39]
6. How Contact Changed the New World [17:34]
7. The King and the Prophet [13:47]
8. The Fall of the Spanish Empire [12:23]
9. The Inca [10:25]
10. Conclusion [2:46]
11. Credits & Funders [1:22]

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