American Experience: The Boys of ’36

American Experience: The Boys of '36

Release Date: August 16, 2016
Studio: PBS Distribution
Actors: n/a
Directors: n/a
Runtime: 60 minutes
Language: English
Subtitles: English

In 1936, nine boys from the University of Washington took the rowing world and a nation by storm, when their eight-oar crew team captured the gold medal at the Olympics in Berlin. The boy s victory, and the obstacles, inspired a nation struggling to emerge from the depths of the Depression.