An urgent expose of the culture wars being fought within America's public school system, THE REVISIONARIES is a behind-the-scenes look at the Texas State Board of Education's decade-defining conference on state textbook standards. As Texas is the country's single largest textbook buyer--and publishers are forced to re-write content to comply with their educational standards--the board's decisions have the ability to affect the future of American education.
- Scott Thurman
- Run Time
- 1 hour 23 minutes
Of all the scary movies you may see this month, none will be more chilling than Scott Thurman's documentary about the Texas State Board of Education.Elizabeth Weitzman, New York Daily News, 10.25.2012
Really a well-made dispatch from a long war.Daniel M. Gold, New York Times, 10.25.2012
Thurman presents a largely even-handed recounting, wisely letting folks - and events - speak for themselves.Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times, 10.25.2012
An alarming, hilarious documentary ...Andrew O'Hehir, Salon.com, 10.23.2012