Country: Portraits of an American Sound

Streaming on Amazon Prime Video

Embark on a visual odyssey through the history of country music in Arclight's original documentary, directed by Steven Kochones. From the Carter Family to Taylor Swift, follow country’s rise from regional sound to international phenomenon as seen in the evolving image of the country singer—from rhinestone cowboy to pot-smoking outlaw to stadium-filling megastar. The film features never-before-seen footage and interviews with over 20 artists including Rosanne Cash, Merle Haggard, Lyle Lovett, Charley Pride, Kenny Rogers, LeAnn Rimes, and Keith Urban. The soundtrack includes songs and music by Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton and more.