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Trump's Road to the White House
Part of the Series: Frontline
PBS
"A stomach-churningly scary look back on the president's unlikely rise to power. This may be the only documentary about a sitting president to ever require the warning, "Tonight's program contains graphic language. Viewer discretion is advised." - The Hollywood Reporter…
Donald Trump: The Apprentice President - The 2016 Trump Presidential Campaign
Since announcing his candidacy, Donald Trump is everywhere. To him, it seems that nothing is taboo and no policy too outlandish to embrace. Somehow, this billionaire candidate has become the champion of ordinary America, with supporters travelling hundreds of miles…
Walt Disney's Early Days
Part of the Series: American Experience - Walt Disney
PBS
Part one of "Walt Disney" explores the complex life and enduring legacy of Walt Disney, from his early days creating Mickey Mouse through the triumph of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".
Walt Disney's Legacy
Part of the Series: American Experience - Walt Disney
PBS
In May 1941, more than 200 of Walt Disney's workers go on strike. Roy Disney eventually strikes a deal with the new union, but to Walt, the studio will never be the same. Part Two continues to explore the life…
President Trump
Part of the Series: Frontline
PBS
An examination of the key moments that shaped President-elect Donald Trump. Interviews with advisors, business associates, and biographers reveal how Trump transformed himself from real estate developer to entertainer to president.
Famous Nathan - The Story of a Family Owned Fast Food Chain
Rich in nostalgia, FAMOUS NATHAN pushes the boundaries of conventional documentary filmmaking, as kaleidoscopic and layered as Coney Island itself, capturing the honky-tonk, in-your-face spirit that was Nathan's Famous in its hey-day and today. An insider documentary by Lloyd Handwerker,…
Steve Blank: How to Build a Great Startup, Step by Step (Commonwealth Club)
Join Steve Blank in a lively discussion about how to build a great startup, step by step. The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum, bringing together its members for events on topics ranging…
Kings of Kallstadt - The Trump Family's Ancestral Home
What do real estate tycoon Donald Trump and the Heinz Tomato Ketchup dynasty have in common? Their ancestors come from Kallstadt, a small, quiet winegrowing village in the German Palatinate region. Can this really be a coincidence? Director Simone Wendel…
John Mackey: A Whole Foods Approach to Capitalism (Commonwealth Club)
John Mackey, the CEO of Whole Foods, discusses the incredible success of his grocery store and the healthy food movement in the United States. The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum, bringing together…
Entrepreneurs
Part of the Series: Advocates of Change
They have made a difference and revolutionized the world. They come from all walks of life and from all corners of the globe. These remarkable individuals have pioneered, developed and forever improved their industry and the world in which we…
Bill Gates
Part of the Series: ICONS: Big Star Profiles
Since 1995, Bill Gates has been either the wealthiest or one of the wealthiest people in the world; not bad for someone who's last full-time work day at Microsoft was in 2008. He remains as Chairman of Microsoft and created…
Richard Branson
Part of the Series: ICONS: Big Star Profiles
As this biographical profile reveals, for a billionaire businessman, Richard Branson comes across as more of a rock star. A creative thinker, who originally wanted to become a journalist, Branson began his entrepreneurial career with a student magazine, as well…
How We Made Our Millions Series 1
BBC
Gain a unique insight into the minds of successful and inspiring business people with this access-all-areas pass into their glossy and fascinating world. Peter Jones, one of Britain's most prominent entrepreneurs, questions the tycoons behind some of the UK's biggest…
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Henry Ford
Part of the Series: American Experience
PBS
An absorbing life story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century, Henry Ford offers an incisive look at the birth of the American auto industry with its long…
Financing the Green Entrepreneurs: Andrew Heintzman
Interview with Andrew Heintzman, the president and co-founder of Investeco, the first Canadian investment company to focus exclusively on investing in environmental sectors. In his recent book, The New Entrepreneurs, Heintzman profiles entrepreneurs who are developing green technology in sectors…
The Men Who Would Conquer China
Mart Bakal is a multi-millionaire New York investment banker with a mission. He's been assisting the spread of capitalism in the former Communist world since the early 1990's. He now wants to build his profile and his personal fortune in…
How We Made Our Millions - Richard Reed
BBC
Dragons' Den star Peter Jones meets two of the country's most well known and successful entrepreneurs to get into the DNA of what made them millionaires. Peter gets to grips with Richard Reed - co-founder of Innocent, the smoothie company…
Twitter's CEO Dick Costolo: Managing Social Media Giant (Commonwealth Club)
From allowing people to opt out of invasive internet tracking on Twitter and refusing to shut the site down during the SOPA conundrum to his former days as a Chicago stand-up comedian and his passion for improv, Twitter CEO Costolo…
The Algorithm of Love: Sam Yagan of Match.com and OkCupid (Commonwealth Club)
What happens when four Harvard math grads tackle the world of matchmaking, dating and love? They brew up an arithmetic love potion that exposes highly analytical data about relationships and what makes the perfect match. The Commonwealth Club of California…
To Get Rich Is Glorious
In this astonishingly candid documentary, wealthy Hong Kong entrepreneur VINCENT LEE takes us on an emotional journey during the former colony's historic reunification with China. Vincent opens up his world of influence, his successful business strategies, his dilemmas and his…