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How The Sharps Defied the Nazis and Became American Heroes

Ken Burns, Artemis Joukowsky and PBS have teamed up for “Defying the Nazis” a…

“If Edward R. Murrow were alive today, he would have exposed this naked emperor a long time ago.” Ken Burns on Donald Trump


Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and now a documentary from Ken Burns on PBS, The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane...

from Berkeley Advanced Media Institute


Watch Ken Burns's films in the classroom and check out PBS web site for lessons plans developed for grades 7-12. This is a wonderful resource for history class.


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. (