Extras

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    Mr. Pilates

    There is no such thing as “Mr. Yoga,” but there was a “Mr. Pilates.”

    Mr. Pilates

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    Boot Camp

    A composer's research process and the challenges he faced in creating music for the film.

    Boot Camp

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    The Great War promo

    The Great War promo

    The Great War promo

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    The Great War trailer

    The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I.

    The Great War trailer

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    George Creel: The Salesman

    George Creel — the man tasked with selling the Great War to the American people.

    George Creel: The Salesman

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    Ralph John: The Soldier

    Private Ralph John’s training for the Great War was two days’ practice with a rifle.

    Ralph John: The Soldier

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    Woodrow Wilson: The Decider

    For Woodrow Wilson, the Great War was a chance for America to become a global citizen.

    Woodrow Wilson: The Decider

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    The Great War, Part 1: Trailer

    Explore America’s tortured, nearly three-year journey to war.

    The Great War, Part 1: Trailer

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    Eddie Rickenbacker: The Ace

    How a race-car driver came to be one of the most famous fighters of the Great War.

    Eddie Rickenbacker: The Ace

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    The Great War: Transformed

    How WW1 to “make the world safe for democracy”—altered America’s place in the world.

    The Great War: Transformed

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    The Great War: Chapter 1

    After more than two years, thousands of American soldiers boarded ships bound for France.

    The Great War: Chapter 1

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    The Great War: Why we made it

    American Experience Executive Producer Mark Samels discusses the film and why we made it.

    The Great War: Why we made it

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    The Lost Battalion

    How an editor selects images, footage, and expert interviews to convey The Lost Battalion.

    The Lost Battalion

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    Anti-German Hysteria

    Creating music to reflect the mood and feelings of the film, without editorializing it.

    Anti-German Hysteria

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    Alice Paul: The Suffragist

    How could President Wilson call for democracy abroad while suppressing it at home?

    Alice Paul: The Suffragist

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    The Great War: Culture Change

    How WWI transformed America through those whose participation has largely been forgotten.

    The Great War: Culture Change