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THE ADDRESS

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  • Aired: 04/15/2014
  • 04:52
  • Rating: NR
THE ADDRESS is a 90-minute, feature length documentary on this extraordinary school and its efforts to memorize and memorialize the Gettysburg Address. The film interweaves this contemporary story with the history, context and importance of the Address. In the end, memorizing the Address is the seemingly simple exercise from which the students learn, grow and aspire. Airs on April 15, 2014
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Greenwood School in Vermont holds a contest every year: reciting the Gettysburg Address
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Funding for THE ADDRESS is provided by Bank of America; Public Broadcasting Service; Corporation for Public Broadcasting and members of The Better Angels Society, including Robert & Beverly Grappone.
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