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Biography

FDR

Awards:

George Foster Peabody 
Alfred I. duPont – Columbia Broadcast Journalism 
John O’Connor Film 
International Documentary Association

Polio at age 39, president at age 50, FDR steered this country through two monumental crises: the Depression and World War II. F D R served as president longer than any other, and his legacy still shapes our understanding of the role of government and the presidency

PBS – American Experience 
Four hours, thirty minutes 
1994

“Grubin has the eye of a poet and the ear of a musician...a passionate, unblinking, evocative and surprisingly melancholy film.” 


– New York Daily News

“Unrivaled both in its frankness and depth...an impeccable, often startlingly vivid portrait of the political career of the century.” 


-Wall Street Journal

“With its passion for the telling anecdote that illuminates the whole...F D R is an enduring achievement, making known the life not only of a man but of a generation.” 


– Hollywood Reporter

“Nothing short of stunning.”


– Daily Variety

“Deeply Moving” 


-New York Times

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