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Patricia Clarkson hosts “PBS Previews: The Roosevelts” (WETA at 8:30 p.m.), a sneak peek at the Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary about Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor that will premiere on local PBS stations in September. Also included...Show More Summary

David Letterman's retirement plans: A Ken Burns doc?

David Letterman seemed to be considering his post-retirement plans out loud when he interviewed documentary filmmaker Ken Burns on Wednesday's "Late Show."

David Letterman's retirement plans: A Ken Burns doc?

David Letterman seemed to be considering his post-retirement plans out loud when he interviewed documentary filmmaker Ken Burns on Wednesday's "Late Show."

Ken Burns' Pokemon

Ken Burns' Pokemon 2:15 Hear the story of Pokemon like you've never heard it before in this new documentary from acclaimed director Ken Burns. Staring: Dan Lippert, Anthony Gioe, Hayley Huntley, Josh Brekhus, Bill Kottcamp and Dan Millstein, with special thanks to Richie Root. Submitted by: ajberna Regular Keywords: pokemon ken burns children's show 90s Views: 1,054

Star Wars Jizz: A Ken Burns Documentary

Star Wars Jizz: A Ken Burns Documentary 3:12 Disney has killed off the Star Wars Extended Universe, thus killing off thousands of characters and stories. But most importantly, the seminal form of improvisational music that is ACTUALLY CANONICALLY named "Jizz". Submitted by: jessebenjamin Regular Keywords: star wars jizz disney ken burns documentary jazz music Views: 395

iCAD, Inc's (ICAD) CEO Ken Ferry on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

iCAD, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICAD) Q2 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call July 30, 2014, 05:00 PM ET Executives Anne Marie Fields - Vice President, LHA Ken Ferry - CEO Kevin Burns - COO, and CFO Analysts Bill Bonello - Craig-Hallum Brian Marckx...Show More Summary

'The Roosevelts: An Intimate History': Ken Burns says film is his most satisfying

Ken Burns has made more than 20 documentaries for PBS, including such iconic ones as "Baseball" and "The Civil War." Yet he calls his latest project, "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History," maybe the most satisfying one he has done. The 14-hour series, which premieres Sept. Show More Summary

TCA: Ken Burns’ Talks ‘The Roosevelts: An Intimate History’ And Whether FDR, Teddy Roosevelt Could Get Elected President In Cable News Era

Cable news networks would not allow for Teddy Roosevelt or Franklin Delano Roosevelt to become POTUS today, the creators of PBS’s new Roosevelt family documentary suggested this afternoon. Teddy Roosevelt was too eccentric and FDR was...Show More Summary

TCA 2014: Ken Burns digs up unseen footage for 'The Roosevelts'

Ken Burns is used to telling stories that have been told before. That comes with the territory when you work on documentaries covering momentous points in history, including the Civil War, World War II and the Prohibition era. But for his new seven-part, 14-hour documentary "The Roosevelts:...

Ken Burns Does Not 'Out' Eleanor Roosevelt in New PBS Series

"This is an intimate history, not a tabloid history," the documentary filmmaker says of his new 14-hour series on the political family. read more

PBS Looks at Walt Disney and The Brain for Fall 2014-15!

Beginning this fall, PBS will be unveiling a host of new programs including the four-hour/two-night Walt Disney; Ken Burns’ 14-hour exploration of an American political dynasty, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (September 14th); an tour of our individual inner cosmos, The Brain with Dr. David Eagleman – as well as Navy Seals: The Untold Story […]

Ken Burns' 'The Roosevelts: An Intimate History' to Premiere Sunday, September 14 on PBS

Ken Burns’s upcoming film, THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY, marks the first time the Roosevelts’ individual stories have been woven

Ken Burns will give L.A. preview screening of 'The Roosevelts'

Ken Burns' latest multi-part documentary "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History" doesn't debut on PBS until Sept. 14, but the filmmaker is giving L.A. a special (abbreviated) preview on July 22.

FDL Movie Night: The American Brew

Beer! This miraculous beverage is actually more American than apple pie, and its history is linked inextricably with our country’s. Tonight’s guest, director Roger Sherman, a founder of Florentine Films with Ken Burns, brings us The American Brew a fine crafted, bubbly film with depth and flavor that explores our nation’s relationship with beer.

FDL Movie Night Preview: “American Brew”

Monday night's film The American Brew marks the return of director Roger Sherman to FDL Movie Night. He's a founder of Florentine Films with Ken Burns, and his  documentaries have won an Emmy Award, a Peabody Award and two Academy Award nominations.

Commemorating the Yosemite Grant Act

We’re a little bit late on this one, but can’t let it pass completely unacknowledged. And actually the timing is perfect — when better to commemorate the national parks, famously called by Wallace Stegner (and later Ken Burns) “America’s best idea” then on Fourth of July weekend? 150 years ago this week, President Lincoln signed […]

This is the primer you need on the Central Park jogger case

In light of the settlement, it's worth streaming this 2012 offering from legendary documentarian Ken Burns.

'The Roosevelts: An Intimate History': Ken Burns uncovers drama to rival 'Downton Abbey'

Viewers anticipating "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History," Ken Burns' upcoming documentary epic that previews on PBS Tuesday, June 17 (check local listings), will find themselves treated not only to a healthy helping of early 20th century U.S. Show More Summary

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3 months agoNews : News Desk

Don Zimmer, who died yesterday at eighty-three, was an original Met and an original sweetie pie. His sixty-six years in baseball were scripted by Disney and produced by Ken Burns. (Grainy black-and-white early footage, tinkly piano,Show More Summary

IT'S HIP TO BE REALLY QUITE DULL: Are Boring Things Becoming Cool?

3 months agoLifestyle : xoJane

Because if so, I'm having a party to watch Ken Burns' The Civil War and you're all invited. Bring tissues. Read more

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