Ken Burns' America: The Statue of Liberty
The history of the Statue of Liberty is filled with complicated logistics and touching anecdotes, and filmmaker Ken Burns presents an Oscar-nominated portrait of this great lady. Follow her life, from her creation by French sculptor Auguste Bartholdo, through her painstaking construction and accident-prone dedication in 1886. Interviews with ordinary Americans reveal a deep understanding of the unique place the statue holds in our hearts.
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- David McCullough
- Ken Burns
- 1986 Academy Award®
- Best Documentary Feature nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Filmed in color and B&W; interactive menus; scene access; making-of featurette; behind-the-scenes featurette; cast and crew interviews.
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