Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women (#2207)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Full Program: The filmmakers behind Louisa May Alcott discuss the making of the film. 25:32
Louisa May Alcott offers a glimpse of the elements of her life she wrote into her masterpiece. 04:38
The author of 'Little Women' is an almost universally recognized name whose reputation as a morally upstanding New... 00:31
Full Program: Watch six scenes from Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind 'Little Women.' 23:46
Watch interview outtakes from leading Louisa May Alcott scholars, including Pulitzer Prize-winning authors Geraldine... 13:59
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Series Description: AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America. Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.
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