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Watch Won't You Be My Neighbor?

2018

Fred Rogers used puppets and play to explore complex social issues: race, disability, equality and tragedy, helping form the American concept of childhood. He spoke directly to children and they responded enthusiastically. Yet today, his impact is unclear. Have we lived up to Fred's ideal of good neighbors?

Released: 2018-06-08
Runtime: 95 minutes
Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Tv Star, Mister Rogers, Children's Tv Show, Child Friendly, Serious Subjects Gently Discussed
Actors: Fred Rogers, Fran├žois Scarborough Clemmons, Yo-Yo Ma, Joe Negri, Kailyn Davis, David Newell