Synopsis by Sally Barber
Norman Rockwell & The Saturday Evening Post is a retrospective look at more than 20 years of the artist's covers for the magazine. The program offers an intimate glimpse into Rockwell's life and prolific career. One of the most beloved and visible artists in America during his career, Rockwell created a collection of more than 300 paintings for the Post. These works are known for the sense of nostalgia they create and for remembrances of a simpler time. Highlights include rare film footage and insightful interviews with Rockwell's family members, editors, artists, and other colleagues.