Pbs American Masters

PBS - American Masters: Tyrus Wong (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 13, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Tyrus Wong (2017)

PBS - American Masters: Tyrus Wong (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2056 Kbps | 1 h 13 min | 1.25 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary | Biography

People worldwide have seen the Disney animated classic Bambi and been deeply moved by it, but few can tell you the name of the artist behind the film. Even fewer are aware of this pioneering artist’s impact on American art and popular culture. Until his death at the age of 106, Tyrus Wong (1910-2016) was America’s oldest living Chinese American artist and one of the last remaining artists from the golden age of Disney animation. The quiet beauty of his Eastern-influenced paintings caught the eye of Walt Disney, who made Wong the inspirational sketch artist for Bambi.

PBS American Masters - Richard Linklater: Dream is Destiny (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 9, 2017
PBS American Masters - Richard Linklater: Dream is Destiny (2017)

PBS American Masters - Richard Linklater: Dream is Destiny (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2246 Kbps | 1 h 21 min | 1.51 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Slacker. Indie filmmaker. Oscar nominee. Writer, director, producer, actor Richard Linklater (b. July 30, 1960) is all these things and more. Boasting a trove of never-before-seen archival footage, American Masters: Richard Linklater – dream is destiny provides an unconventional look at the fiercely independent style of filmmaking that emerged out of Austin, Texas in the late 1980s and 1990s with Linklater as its poster boy.

PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 12, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)

PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2399 Kbps | 53min 10s | 965 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Discover the story of Chef Jacques Pépin, a young immigrant whose American journey took him through the kitchens of Howard Johnson's, bringing his commitment to great taste and craftsmanship to American food. With his landmark cookbooks and television shows, he ushered in a new era in American food culture.

PBS American Masters - James Beard (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 21, 2017
PBS American Masters - James Beard (2017)

PBS American Masters - James Beard (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2164 Kbps | 53 min 3 s | 968 MB
Audio: English AC-3 384 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Biography

Experience a century of food through the life of iconic chef James Beard, America's first foodie.

PBS - American Masters: Patsy Cline (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 23, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Patsy Cline (2017)

PBS - American Masters: Patsy Cline (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2393 Kbps | 54mn 3s | 976 MiB
Audio: English AAC 127 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary | Biography

Features exclusive access to the Cline estate, rare performances and new interviews with Reba McEntire, LeAnn Rimes, Kacey Musgraves, Wanda Jackson, Beverly D’Angelo and others, with narration by Rosanne Cash.

PBS American Masters - Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 26, 2017
PBS American Masters - Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2017)

PBS American Masters - Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1968 Kbps | 1h 52mn | 1.89 GB
Audio: English AC-3 384 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Biography

With unprecedented access, filmmakers Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack trace Dr. Angelou’s incredible journey, shedding light on the untold aspects of her life through never-before-seen footage, rare archival photographs and videos and her own words.

PBS - American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 6, 2017
PBS - American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2016)

PBS - American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2032 Kbps | 1h 54mn | 1.96 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Film legend Sidney Lumet (1924-2011) tells his own story in a never before seen interview shot in 2008 produced by the late filmmaker Daniel Anker. With candor, humor and grace, Lumet reveals what matters to him as an artist and as a human being. The documentary film features clips from Lumet's films - 44 films made in 50 years - including 12 Angry men, The Fugitive Kind, Serpico, to name only a very few.

PBS - American Masters: Eero Saarinen (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 4, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Eero Saarinen (2016)

PBS - American Masters: Eero Saarinen (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2544 Kbps | 53mn 41s | 1.12 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Explore the life of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen, whose visionary buildings include St. Louis' Gateway Arch and the General Motors Technical Center in Michigan. Travel with his son, as he showcases the architect's body of timeless work, which continues to inspire amongst renewed interest in 20th-century architects and artists who exploded the constraints of the past to create a robust and daring American aesthetic.
PBS American Masters - Ella Fitzgerald: Something to Live for (1999)

PBS American Masters - Ella Fitzgerald: Something to Live for (1999)
DVDRip | 704x528 | .MKV/AVC @ 2145 Kbps | 1h 28mn | 1.45 GiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

One of the most distinctive and influental voices of the twentieth century. Ella Fitzgerald has been an inspiration to generations of listeners. A singer whose technical brilliance and "perfect" pitch entertained audiences around the world. Ella recorded over 2,000 songs and won thirteen Grammy Awards in her fifty-eight year career. She remains a top-selling recording artist and an indomitable figure in popular music to this day.

PBS American Masters - American Ballet Theatre: A History (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 24, 2016
PBS American Masters - American Ballet Theatre: A History (2015)

PBS American Masters - American Ballet Theatre: A History (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2239 Kbps | 1h 46mn | 1.98 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Ric Burns’ documentary on the 75-year history of the preeminent ballet company combines rehearsal footage, virtuoso performances and interviews with ABT's key figures including Alicia Alonso and the late Donald Saddler and Frederic Franklin; Susan Jaffe and Julie Kent, Misty Copeland, Gillian Murphy, Marcelo Gomez, Hee Seo, choreographer Alexei Ratmansky and Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.