Synopsis by Mark Deming
An ensemble of gifted and youthful entertainers celebrates the music and the history of the United States in this unique performance video. Under the Stars & Stripes features nearly 400 children singing songs and telling stories which chronicle many key aspects of American culture and historical tradition, accompanied by authentic historical footage from the archives of the Library of Congress, the Ellis Island Foundation, and other sources. Songs include "This Land Is Your Land," "The Star Spangled Banner," "Take Me Out to the Ball Game," "Yankee Doodle," and many more.
America, heritage, patriotism, sing-alongs, tradition