The Sixties is a documentary miniseries produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Coetzman and Mark Herzog that chronicles the events and popular culture of the United States during the 1960s. With the Vietnam War, the British Invasion, Woodstock, the Civil Rights Movement, and JFK’s assassination, the 60s represent, perhaps, the most consequential decade in U.S. history. It was a period of monumental social and political change, altering virtually every aspect of American life for future generations. This 10-part series explores the people, events and discoveries that defined how citizens came to think about their government, their place in the world, and themselves. It combines archival newsreel footage, personal movies, interviews, and comments by historians, journalists, politicians, celebrities and others, bringing new perspectives about a landmark decade.

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