1: The Roaring Twenties | Prohibition: 13 Years That Changed America

Ed Asner narrates a documentary examining the effects of Prohibition in America in the 1920s and 30s. This first episode deals with the difficulties of enforcing the Prohibition laws.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 50'01''
  • Broadcast year: 1997
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Prohibition, Crime and corruption

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Prohibition: 13 Years That Changed America
  • Episode: The Roaring Twenties