Announced on August 9, 2019
Our very own professor and film studies coordinator, Dr. Emily Carman, will appear on CNN’s “The Movies” series for the next two episodes, “The Sixties” (Sunday, August 11) and “The Golden Age” (Sunday, August 18), both will air at 9 p.m. (ET/PT)
On Sunday, August 11, Dr. Carman is featured discussing the 1960s and the Revisionist Western specifically, and in the following episode on August 18, Dr. Carman will discuss The Golden Age: 1930s-50s.
Also look out for Dr. Carman as she will be interviewed live on Sunday, August 11 on the “Weekend News with Fred” program at 1:45 – 2 p.m. P.T.
About “The Movies”
Emmy Award-winning executive producers Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman and Mark Herzog bring The Movies to CNN. The new six-part CNN Original Series explores American cinema through the decades and the cultural, societal and political shifts that framed its evolution. Combining archival footage and interviews with leading actors, directors, producers, critics and historians, the series showcases the most pivotal moments in film that have stirred the imagination and influenced our culture.
The Movies premiered on CNN Sunday evening, July 7, 2019 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) and will air consecutive Sundays for six weeks.
Below is the episode order for broadcast (Sundays, 9 p.m. ET/PT)
(7/7) The Eighties
(7/14) The Nineties
(7/21) The 2000s To Today
(7/28) The Seventies
(8/11) The Sixties
(8/18) The Golden Age