A four-part documentary series about death and dying and what host Bill Moyers calls 'our hope for a better death.' Topics include palliative care, decision-making about death, end-of-life financial considerations and 'living with dying.'
A retrospective comprising 13 CBS and PBS programs from the TV journalist, including 'The Vanishing Family: Crisis in Black America,' reflecting on how 'the strong traditional family---once the backbone of black America---is disappearing in the inner city'; and 'People like Us,' a 1982 piece focusing on those hit by Reaganomics.
Acclaimed profiles of eight great American film directors. Produced and directed by Richard Schickel and narrated by Cliff Robertson, with solid interviews and film clips, the series reviews the careers of Raoul Walsh, Frank Capra, Howard Hawks, King Vidor, George Cukor, William A. Wellman, Alfred Hitchcock and Vincente Minnelli.