'The King' Filmmaker Eugene Jarecki On Elvis, His Car And The American Dream

Jul 31, 2018

Eugene Jarecki is an Emmy Award- and Peabody Award-winning documentary filmmaker who has looked at America from many different angles. His latest work, The King, unpacks the American dream through a road trip visiting key sites from the life of Elvis Presley. We're talking to Jarecki about Elvis, music, culture and where he sees the country going.

Eugene Jarecki is a multiple award-winning documentary filmmaker, whose movies include The House I Live In, Reagan, and Why We Fight. His latest is The King.

Broadcast on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.