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God in America [videorecording] : how religious liberty shaped America / WGBH Boston
Alternate (uniform) Title Frontline (Television program)
American experience (Television program)
[United States] : PBS Distribution, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  BL2525 .G62 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject United States -- Religion
Subject(s) Religion
Religion and politics -- United States -- History
Religion -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Physical Description 3 videodiscs (ca. 6 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD, region 1; NTSC; 5.1 surround; widescreen presentation
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; described video for the visually impaired
Note Originally broadcast on Frontline and American Experience in 2010; copyright held by WGBH Educational Foundation
Cast Disc 1: Michael Emerson, Laila Robins, Toby Jones, Jefferson Mays, Creighton James, Jeffrey DeMunn. Disc 2: Chris Sarandon, Keith David, Bryce Pinkham, Kenneth Tigar, Richard Easton
Performer/Participant Darius Bridges, Heidi Gennaro, Jimmy Hager, Creighton James, Reagan Leonard ; narrated by Campbell Scott
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 ; cinematography, Frank-Peter Lehmann
Note "How religious liberty shaped America"--Container
DVD release date: Dec. 7, 2010
Special features include (disc 3): bonus behind-the-scenes video; link to printable materials
Summary 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
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
Note Rating: TV-G
Alternate Author Belton, David
Colt, Sarah
Jennings, Thomas
Barker, Greg
Scott, Campbell
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WGBH Educational Foundation
PBS Distribution (Firm)

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