PBS American Portrait


Generation Nation: A PBS American Portrait Story | Preview

Explore how people in different age groups see themselves and their place in the America. Through self-shot video, they share common experiences that bind age groups together and generational differences that put them at odds with one another.

AIRED: October 26, 2020 | 0:00:30

- I'm 14 years old. - 20 years old.

- I am 39 years old.

- I'm 94.

- Turning 80 in a couple weeks.

What do I have to lose?

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- I need someone my age.

I need friends.

- I'm just trying to stay ahead of the game.

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- I'm still going.

- What role am I supposed to play in this big world?

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