A Century on Film

Century on Film; A

Manhattan: Crucible Of An Era

Our lens turns to American society in the 1920s, a world of light and shadow, of celebration and despair. Duke Ellington, Babe Ruth, Charles Lindbergh, and Japan's imperial succession feature.
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #2055

Saturday, November 11 at 1:10 pm on 12.4

additional airdates

  • Saturday, November 11 at 7:10 am on 12.4
  • Saturday, November 11 at 7:10 pm on 12.4
  • Sunday, November 12 at 1:10 am on 12.4

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Today, more never-before-seen images are being discovered throughout the world. Using this treasure trove of footage NHK has produced a unique history series, A Century on Film.