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Author: David BeltonCathleen O'ConnellCallie Taintor WiserSarah ColtThomas JenningsAll authors
Publisher: [Brighton, Maryland] : PBS Distribution [Distributor], ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the sweeping and dramatic story of religious life in America, examining more than 500 years of American religious history, from the voyage of Christopher Columbus to the 2008 presidential election. Examine this history as it has played out in public life, exploring the complex interaction between religion and democracy in the United States; the origins of the American concept of religious liberty; the dynamics  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Belton; Cathleen O'Connell; Callie Taintor Wiser; Sarah Colt; Thomas Jennings; Greg Barker; Julie Powell; David Espar; Marilyn H Mellowes; Campbell Scott; Philip Sheppard; Tim Cragg; Chyld King; James Rutenbeck; Lillian E Benson; Jeff Doe; Frank-Peter Lehmann; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.),; WGBH Educational Foundation,; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781608832910 : 1608832910
OCLC Number: 657841489
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; described video for the visually impaired.
Notes: Originally broadcast on Frontline and American Experience in 2010; copyright held by WGBH Educational Foundation.Funding by the Pew Charitable Trusts ; the Fetzer Institute ; with additional funding from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations ; Liberty Mutual. Major funding is made possible by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation ; the MacArthur Foundation ; the Park Foundation ; and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
"How religious liberty shaped America"--Container.
Opening frames: "This is a special presentation from American Experience and Frontline."
Special features include (disc 3): bonus behind-the-scenes video; link to printable materials.
Credits: Series director, David Belton ; series producer, Marilyn Mellowes ; original music composed and produced by Philip Sheppard ; (episodes 1-4) cinematography, Tim Cragg; editor, Chyld King, James Rutenbeck ; (episodes 5-6) editors, David Espar, Lillian Benson, Jeff Doe ; principal cinematography, Frank-Peter Lehmann.
Performer(s): Narrated by Campbell Scott. Commentator, Stephen Prothero -- [Disc 1]: Michael Emerson, Laila Robins, Toby Jones, Jefferson Mays, Creighton James, Jeffrey DeMunn -- [Disc 2]: Chris Sarandon, Keith David, Michael Stuhlbarg, Bryce Pinkham, Kenneth Tigar, Richard Easton. -- [Disc 3]: No cast credits given.
Target Audience: Rating: TV-G.
Description: 3 DVDs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: disc 1. ( [episode 1.] A new Adam / written, produced and directed by David Belton ; co-produced by Cathleen O'Connell, Callie T. Wiser ; [episode 2.] A new Eden / written, produced and directed by David Belton ; co-produced by Cathleen O'Connell, Callie T. Wiser --
disc. 2. [episode 3.] A nation reborn / written, produced and directed by Sarah Colt ; drama directed by David Belton ; [episode 4.] A new light / written by Sarah Colt and Thomas Jennings --
disc 3. [episode 5.] Soul of a nation / written by Greg Barker ; produced by Greg Barker, Julie Powell, David Espar ; [episode 6.] Of God and Caesar / written by Greg Barker ; produced by Greg Barker, Julie Powell, David Espar.
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Boston.

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Tells the sweeping and dramatic story of religious life in America, examining more than 500 years of American religious history, from the voyage of Christopher Columbus to the 2008 presidential election. Examine this history as it has played out in public life, exploring the complex interaction between religion and democracy in the United States; the origins of the American concept of religious liberty; the dynamics of the ever-evolving American religious marketplace; and more.

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