American Experience: New Orleans
- Genre: Special Interest-Travel
- Release Date: 4/3/2007
How does a town recover from utter devastation? One of the most vital (and certainly vibrant) American cities, New Orleans suffered the unthinkable in August 2005, when Katrina laid waste to the city’s beleaguered levees. This program looks at the historical significance of New Orleans, how it grew, why it fell and what’s being done to carve out a hopeful future for the magical Crescent City. 2006/color/120 min/PG/fullscreen.