Six documentaries in the MAKERS project feature groundbreaking American women in different spheres of influence: war, comedy, space, business, Hollywood and politics.Visit Makers: Women Who Make America Website
Female leadership in the Senate start the discussion to end the shutdown.
TV pioneers like Marlo Thomas and Diahann Carroll opened the door to other women
Women discuss the NASA engineering around going to the bathroom
Makers: Women in War looks at American womens increasing participation in war and combat
Valerie Plame Wilson's career was sabotaged after she was outed as a high-level spy
Thelma and Louise struck and nerve with male-dominated Hollywood
Kathryn Bigelow wins the Oscar for best director; Bridesmaids is a hit at the box office
Makers: Women in Space traces the history of women pioneers in the U.S. space program.
Makers: Women in War airs Tuesday, November 4th on PBS.
Makers: Women in Business airs Tuesday, October 28th on PBS.
Makers: Women in War airs Tuesday, October 21st on PBS.
Nichelle Nichols on her role on TV's Star Trek and being a recruiter for NASA.
Makers: Women in Space airs Tuesday, October 14th on PBS.
Makers: Women in Hollywood airs Tuesday, October 7th on PBS.
Makers: Women in Comedy airs Tuesday, September 30th on PBS.
Premieres Tuesday, September 30 at 9/8c. Only on PBS.