American Experience: Henry Ford
Title: American Experience: Henry Ford
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The television program Henry Ford paints a fascinating portrait of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century. Ford’s Model T automobile and his five-dollar-a-day wage ushered in the modern world, earning Ford reverence from millions of Americans. Yet many of the changes he wrought deeply troubled the car maker. In frustration, he battled his workers and bullied those who looked up to him, including his only son.
This film examines the life of Henry Ford and offers a look at the birth of the American auto industry as well as a thought-provoking reminder of how Ford’s automobile forever changed the way we live.