Two hilarious Jamaican folktales about the original story-spinner himself. Anansi the spider is teeny-teeny, but his boasts are as tall as tales get. Captivating rhythms of the West Indies bring this hip spider to life. Illustrated by Steven Guarnaccia. Ages 5 & up. Parents' Choice Gold Award; Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award.
Journalists participate in a round-table discussion of news events in this award-winning public affairs series. It first aired in 1967, making it the longest-running prime-time news and public affairs program on television.
The story of New York farmer, Abe Woodhull, who bands together with a group of childhood friends to form The Culper Ring, an unlikely group of spies who turn the tide in America’s fight for independence.
The District is a television police drama which aired on CBS from October 7, 2000 to May 1, 2004. The show followed the work and personal life of the chief of Washington, D.C.'s Police Department.
Christmas in Washington is an annual Christmas television special that currently airs on the U.S. TNT network.
George Washington is a 1984 television miniseries directed by Buzz Kulik. The miniseries, released in three parts, chronicles the life of George Washington, the 1st President of the United States, from age 11 to age 51. George Washington is based on the biography by James Thomas Flexner. The miniseries was shot mainly on location near Washington, D.C. and was aired on April 8, 10 and 11, 1984. The first part covers Washington's life in the French and Indian War, the second part shows the coming and commencement of the Revolutionary War and the final part describes the victory of the Independence from England. It was nominated for six Primetime Emmys.
The story of a power-hungry U.S. President, and the men he surrounds himself with in order to keep his hold on power. Based on John Ehrlichman's book about the Nixon administration.
The wife of a legendary rapper launches her own career, which puts his life into a tailspin.
Washington Report was a public affairs TV series on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network.
Washington Watch is a television news program hosted by Roland Martin on TV One. The series began airing in 2009 and in 2011, it was nominated for an Image Award for "Outstanding News, Talk, or Information Series."
Washington Exclusive was an American news and public affairs television program broadcast on the DuMont Television Network and produced by Martha Roundtree and Lawrence Spivak.
Inside Washington, formerly Agronsky & Co., is a political roundtable show hosted by the WJLA news presenter and chief political reporter Gordon Peterson. It is produced by Allbritton, owner of WJLA, and distributed to PBS stations nationwide by American Public Television. In each broadcast, Peterson has four panelists discussing their opinions on political topics that are in the news during the week, and occasionally will bring in a fifth panelist or guest journalist via a satellite television feed.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington is an American sitcom that aired on ABC starring Fess Parker. The series, which aired from October 1962 to March 1963, was based on the 1939 Frank Capra film of the same name, starring James Stewart in the title role.
Washingtonienne is an HBO comedy series developed by Sarah Jessica Parker.
Washington Journal is an American television series on the C-SPAN network in the format of a political call-in and interview program. The program features elected officials, government administrators and journalists as guests, answering questions from the hosts and from members of the general public, who call into the studio or submit questions via e-mail and social media. The three-hour program airs every day of the year beginning at 7 a.m. Eastern Time, except when special events or coverage of Congress preempts all or part of the program. The audio of the program also airs on WCSP-FM as a simulcast with the television broadcast.
Washington Heights is an American docu-reality television series on MTV. The series debuted on January 9, 2013 and concluded on March 13, 2013.
Grandpa Goes to Washington is an American sitcom that aired on NBC on Tuesday night from September 7, 1978 to January 16, 1979.