The Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr
Genres Documentary, Historical
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Harry Smith Actor Host 1 1000001
Andrew Berg Producer n/a 3 3000001
Andrew Berg Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Documentary that traces the history of the Declaration of Independence. Historical paintings and reenactments demonstrate how and where the Continental Congress gathered and debated, how the Declaration was reprinted and how the news of its signing was spread. Interviews with historians and archivists explain its sociopolitical influence in America and abroad. Also detailed are the efforts scientists are making to develop a new, multi-million dollar encasement to protect the Declaration and other Charters of Freedom.