THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is a weekly, international affairs television series, which is produced in Washington, New York City, and in countries around the world. The series is broadcast nationally on public television and PBS stations. The series is also distributed internationally by Voice of America Television. Whether here in the United States or abroad, DENNIS WHOLEY sets out to explore the cultural, social and political lives of people around the world.
On this last installment of programs devoted to the Republic of Estonia, Dennis Wholey speaks with renowned composer, Kristjan Järvi. Their dialogue is as much about Estonian philosophy as it is about Estonian culture and history but manages to offer a rare window into the heart of Estonia and what it means to be an Estonian. Mr. Järvi talks through all aspects of society in this special interview and not only offers information about the country but manages to celebrate his love of Estonia and share his sense of wonder and pride for the country he calls home.