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?
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (2018)
Tagline:A little kindness makes a world of difference.
Cast:Al Gore, Betty Aberlin, Betty Seamans, Bill Clinton, Brian Kilmeade, Christa McAuliffe, David Bianculli, David Newell, François Scarborough Clemmons, Fred Rogers, Hillary Clinton, Jeff Erlanger, Jim Rogers, Joanne Rogers, Joe Negri, John O. Pastore, John Rogers, Johnny Costa, Junlei Li, Kailyn Davis, Koko, Lyndon Johnson, Margaret Whitmer, Max King, McColm Cephas Jr., Nick Tallo, Penny Patterson, Robert F. Kennedy, Tom Junod, Tom Snyder, Yo-Yo Ma