Ken Burns

Ken Burns and colleagues produce critically acclaimed documentaries for public television.

For more than four decades, Ken Burns and his colleagues at Florentine Films—directors, writers, producers, editors, and cinematographers—have produced some of the most critically acclaimed and most-watched documentaries on public television.

    Ken Burns Shows

    The U.S. and the Holocaust
    Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness
    Benjamin Franklin
    Muhammad Ali
    Hemingway
    The Gene
    East Lake Meadows
    College Behind Bars
    Country Music
    The Mayo Clinic
    The Vietnam War
    Defying The Nazis: The Sharps' War
    Jackie Robinson
    Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies
    The Roosevelts
    The Address
    Central Park Five
    The Dust Bowl
    Prohibition
    The Tenth Inning
    Seeing, Searching, Being: William Segal
    The National Parks
    The War
    Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
    The Ken Burns Collection

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    The Ken Burns Collection

    Explore the films of Ken Burns and his collaborators, with interactives, timelines, behind-the-scenes interviews and more.

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