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Henry Ford: American Experience

A profile of Henry Ford, the farm boy who became the 20th century’s most influential American innovator.

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Full Episodes

Command and Control, Full Film

Command and Control, Full Film

A chilling nightmare at a Titan II missile complex in Arkansas in September, 1980.

The Battle of Chosin

WETA PassportThe Battle of Chosin

Revisit this pivotal 1950 Korean War battle through the eyewitness accounts.

Tesla

Tesla

Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.

The Boys of '36

WETA PassportThe Boys of '36

The story of nine young men from Washington who captured gold at the 1936 Olympic Games.

Clips

Command and Control The Socket

Command and Control The Socket

Director Robert Kenner breaks down the scene for The Socket.

Command and Control, Accident Report

Command and Control, Accident Report

The Accident Report

Command and Control, Goldsboro 1961

Command and Control, Goldsboro 1961

Sometimes all that stands between the world and nuclear disaster is the flip of a switch.

Command and Control, Chapter 1

Command and Control, Chapter 1

A chilling nightmare at a Titan II missile complex in Arkansas in September, 1980.

Previews

The Great War trailer

The Great War trailer

The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I.

Oklahoma City trailer

Oklahoma City trailer

The worst act of domestic terrorism in American history.