Nearly a year before Barack Obama announced his candidacy for the presidency, two filmmakers began to roll cameras on the young senator. Over the next 19 months, across the USA, the daily events of the presidential campaign are chronicled.
Through unique access to the President, his inner circle and his political rivals this four-part series tells the story of how Barack Obama tried to reshape the United States and the cost to himself, his party and the nation.
n this timely documentary, Barack Obama returns to his family's roots on an emotional journey to Kisumu, Kenya - land of his father. Part personal odyssey and part chronicle of diplomacy in action, Senator Obama Goes to Africa follows Obama from South Africa to Kenya to a Darfur refugee camp in Chad as he explores the vast continent that is gaining increasing importance in this age of globalization. Written by