New York: A Documentary Film

1999, TV Show

Cast & Details

Premiered: November 14, 1999, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: A seven-part history of the world's `undisputed cultural and economic capital' from 1609 to the end of the 20th century, told in dramatic readings and interviews with historians. An eighth chapter, titled `The Center of the World,' was added following the Sept. 11 tragedy.

Cast

Credits

Judy Crichton: Executive Producer Margaret Drain: Executive Producer
Ric Burns: Producer Lisa Ades: Producer
Mark Samels: Producer

Guest Cast & Credits

Seasons: 1 All
Celebrity Role Episode Airdate
Marilyn Ness Producer Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
James Sanders Writer Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Ada Louise Huxtable Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Bebe Neuwirth Voice Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Camilio Jose Vergarra Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Carol Willis Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Edward Koch Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Eric Lipton Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
George Plimpton Voice Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Guy Tozzoli Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
James Glanz Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Kenneth Holden Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Kenneth T. Jackson Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Leslie Robertson Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Mario Cuomo Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Mike Wallace Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Niall Ferguson Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Paul Goldberger Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Pete Hamill Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Philippe Petit Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
Robert A.M. Stern Remarks by Season 1, Episode 8
The Center of the World (2002-Present)
Tue, Sep 9, 2003
James Sanders Writer Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Ada Louise Huxtable Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Alfred Kazin Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Allen Ginsberg Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Anna Quindlen Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Brendan Gill Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Callie Thorne Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Calvin Butts Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Carol Willis Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Cheryl Greenburg Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Craig Steven Wilder Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
David McCullough Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Donald Trump Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Ed Koch Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Eli Wallach Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Fran Lebowitz Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Frances Goldin Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
George Plimpton Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
John Steele Gordon Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Josh Hamilton Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Joshua Freeman Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Keith David Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Kenneth L. Jackson Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Luc Sante Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Marshall Berman Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Mike Wallace Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Paul Giamatti Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Pete Hamill Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Philip Bosco Voice Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Ray Suarez Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Robert A.M. Stern Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Robert Caro Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
Spalding Gray Remarks by Season 1, Episode 7
The City and the World (1945 to the Present)
Mon, Oct 1, 2001
James Sanders Writer Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Bella Abzug Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Brendan Gill Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Callie Thorne Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Cheryl Greenburg Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Craig Steven Wilder Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Edward Koch Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Eli Wallach Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
George Plimpton Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
John Steele Gordon Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Josh Hamilton Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Joshua Freeman Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Keith David Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Kenneth T. Jackson Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Marshall Berman Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Mike Wallace Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Paul Giamatti Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Pete Hamill Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Philip Bosco Voice Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Ray Suarez Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Robert A.M. Stern Reporter Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Robert Caro Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001
Rudolph Giuliani Remarks by Season 1, Episode 6
City of Tomorrow (1929-1945)
Sun, Sep 30, 2001

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