On Sunday, viewers of the popular entertainment platform “Netflix” will receive an unusual documentary presentation on the founding part of the United States’ history, presented by American Hollywood star Will Smith.
The documentary highlights the 14th amendment to the US Constitution, which laid down the features of some civil rights for Americans in the 1860s, under the title “Amend: Fight for America”.
The public is eagerly awaiting the remarkable appearance of Smith, the owner of the artistic record full of thrillers and comedies, who has been nominated for two Oscars, but this time he reveals to his fans his role as a guide to the mysteries of American history and its effects on the diaries of modern citizens.
What it means to be an American
Over the course of 6 related episodes, Smith reviews in a historical documentary with a political flavor, the impact of the 14th amendment to the American Constitution on defining concepts that have become fundamental in subsequent decades, such as the concept of citizenship and equality, and its relationship as well with the political issues raised during the 20th century, which ultimately lead to a question that he poses. The documentary, according to Smith: “What does it mean to be an American?”
The documentary hosts a group of analysts and specialists to contribute to the presentation of historical changes and their effects, according to what was mentioned in the selected clips of the advertisement for the expected program. It also hosts a galaxy of American artists who contribute to reading some specific passages of the constitutional amendment, among them is actor Samuel L. Jackson, Actress Diane Lynn, Actor Joshua Jackson, and others.