"Each of Ken Burns’s films looks at more than just its individual subject matter; it drives audiences to go deeper into themes that are central to who we are as a nation and as individuals. Likewise, the educational materials explore these issues, while also addressing key curriculum subjects, such as Social Studies, U.S. and World History, civics and government, and geography..."
Wow. Ken Burns: On Story by Redglass Pictures. What makes a great story? For legendary filmmaker Ken Burns, the answer is both complicated and personal. In this short documentary about the craft of storytelling, he explains his lifelong mission to wake the dead. Recently featured on The Atlantic. (http://www.theatlantic.com/video/archive/2012/05/ken-burns-on-story/257165/)