Along the Mississippi

1 Season, 3 Episodes

Along the Mississippi is a revealing and captivating three-part series that transports viewers along the banks of this great river, travelling from the south to the north of the vast territory of America. It is a journey that takes us to the very soul of the country, capturing its rich spirit by re-discovering the Mississippi as a source of American culture, music and lifestyle. From New Orleans to Angola, from Memphis to Hannibal, Along the Mississippi tells the stories of both contemporary and historical America, its people – Mark Twain, Elvis Presley, the Acadians – and its music – Zydeco and Cajun, Blues, Jazz, and Rock and Roll.