Lidia Celebrates America: Freedom and Independence

Lidia Celebrates America: Freedom and Independence



A look at freedom and the immigrant experience through food and cultural traditions, featuring Anna Deavere Smith, Renée Fleming, Jacques Pépin, Martha Wainwright and Alec Mapa. Included: a July 4th naturalization ceremony at Jefferson's Monticello, Va., estate; a Bastille Day party; Juneteenth events in Texas; and a Philippines Independence Day celebration in New York. Host Lidia Bastianich also recalls arriving in the U.S. in 1958 after her family fled Yugoslavia\ and lived in a refugee camp. ~ Jeff Gemmill

Product Details

Release Date: 06/18/2013
UPC: 0841887018890
Original Release: 2013
Source: Pbs (Direct)
Region Code: 1
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 1:00:00

Special Features

Printable recipes including Little Shrimp Casseroles, Karhai Chicken, Kewa-Datsee (Cheesy Potato Curry); Embutido; Almond Cake with Berries; ; Additional Interviews with Lidia Bastianich, Anna Deavere Smith, Jacques Pepin, and Alec Mapa

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Lidia Celebrates America: Freedom and Independence
1. Chapter 1 [2:21]
2. Chapter 2 [9:32]
3. Chapter 3 [11:19]
4. Chapter 4 [14:30]
5. Chapter 5 [13:15]
6. Chapter 6 [3:58]
7. Chapter 7 [:51]
8. Chapter 8 [:00]

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