American Masters

For Your Emmy® Consideration

Preview: Season 34 | 1m

Who has changed America? These carefully crafted programs illuminate the stories of our cultural giants. American Masters empowers independent producers to tell compelling, unvarnished stories. American Masters presents these five documentaries for your Emmy® consideration in the category of “Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series.”

Aired: 06/17/20

Rating: NR

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Major support for American Masters is provided by AARP. Additional funding is provided by Rosalind P. Walter, The Philip and Janice Levin Foundation, Judith and Burton Resnick, Ellen and James …

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