America: State Of A Nation

It’s impossible to ignore the US Presidential election. The last 20 years alone has shown how the outcome of five elections has not only radically shaped US policy at home and internationally, it has had ramifications for generations to come. It’s importance has filtered down into popular culture, with features and documentaries highlighting key factors involved in the race. This collection of films looks at the issues at stake, from the functioning of the governmental system, through its separation of powers between the executive, legislative and judicial branches, to portraits of figures who have shaped the US political landscape – for better or worse.