United States Documentary Film - The Big U
Big U is
more than a documentary film. The
project involves all these related components:
minute high-definition broadcast film presented to both regional
Public Broadcasting audiences.
functioning web site that continues to grow and support the film
and its related components. This will be a place where enthusiasts
can learn more about our film efforts, where prospective sponsors can see
and depth of our project, where teachers can download instructional guides,
fans can purchase DVDs of the film.
sale in a variety of venues including this web site, The
Big U DVD includes an extended version of the original film, additional
interviews and transcripts, photographs, production related information
including interviews with the filmmakers, production stills, press materials,
cast and scholar information.
through online venues, The Big U will
be available for on-demand rental and download.
Big U supports current Standards of Learning educational curricula,
with program components available to support classroom learning through online
resources that include teacher guides, downloadable video clips,
and keyword searchable content.