THE KENNEDY FILMS OF ROBERT DREW & ASSOCIATES
Pioneering cinema verite–style filmmaking in America, these films by Life magazine correspondent Robert Drew and his team (which included notable future documentarians Richard Leacock, D. A. Pennebaker, and Albert Maysles) offer remarkable, behind-closed-doors intimacy and close-up footage of Kennedy as candidate and president. The four documentaries are Primary (1960), Adventures on the New Frontier (1961), Crisis (1963), and Faces of November (1964). Also includes riveting footage of Robert Kennedy, Hubert Humphrey, George Wallace, Lyndon Johnson, and others.
10 and up
Total time: 170 minutes