ThinkTV and CET will be celebrating America’s birthday with four special United States-themed programs including a Ken Burns production about the Statue of Liberty, a Nature episode on the bald eagle, an American Experience program about Mount Rushmore and, of course, the annual Capitol Fourth Celebration.
Here’s the full run-down with program descriptions and broadcast details:
Statue of Liberty
Tuesday, July 2, at 8pm on CET and ThinkTV16
This Ken Burns film chronicles the creation and history of the Statue of Liberty and what it represents to all Americans.
American Experience: Mount Rushmore
Tuesday, July 2, at 9pm on ThinkTV16 and CET
Sunday, July 7, at 9pm on ThinkTV14
High on a granite cliff in South Dakota tower the huge carved faces of four American presidents – Mount Rushmore. Follow the wonderful and bizarre story of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial’s creation.
Nature: American Eagle
Wednesday, July 3, at 8pm on ThinkTV16 and CET
Monday, July 8, at 8pm on ThinkTV14
The drama of the bald eagle’s nest is captured by Emmy-winning cinematographer Neil Rettig.
Thursday, July 4, at 8pm on CET and ThinkTV16
Celebrate Independence Day with amazing fireworks and performances by top-rated musical artists including Scott McCreery, Darren Criss, Jackie Evancho, Megan Hilty and more.