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    When You Interview Ken Burns About Interviewing, Things Will Get Weird

    The legendary director and producer of the upcoming "Jackie Robinson" miniseries reveals the process that leads to great nonfiction storytelling.

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    From Showtime to the Silver Screen, the Revival of Teddy Roosevelt

    Nearly a year after receiving the Ken Burns treatment in 'The Roosevelts,' the 26th President of the United States is in the midst of what you might call a post-career resurgence.

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    Why It's Time to Remove the Stigma That Follows Ken Burns

    It is no small irony that a new film by Ken Burns, the director who has done more than any other to infuse life into the past, gets treated, by some, like an already-ossified product upon release. Why do many of us give the latest work by Burns the same attention as the year’s edition of the Old Far...

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    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: Top Indies in iTunes, Cheapest 4K Camera and More

    A new Ken Burns app, the cheapest 4K camera on the market and more tech news for filmmakers and film fans.

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    Documentarian Ken Burns Now Comes in iPad App Form

    Ken Burns, the documentarian behind PBS standards like "The Civil War," "Baseball," "Jazz" and the more recent "The Central Park Five," has launched a new iPad app today covering over two centuries of American history through selected clips from his film library.

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    Ken Burns is Making a Documentary About Country Music

    The tireless documentarian Ken Burns has a new project in the works for PBS -- "Country Music," set for 2018, to be directed by Burns, who'll produce alongside writer Dayton Duncan, Burns' longtime producing partner.

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    Watch: Sarah Silverman, Aziz Ansari, Kevin Spacey and Other Celebs Interviewed in 92nd Street Y's Free Online Archive

    Manhattan's 92nd Street Y is constantly hosting interesting panels and Q&As with actors, directors, musicians, writers and other creative types. Now the non-profit cultural institute is making video and audio recordings of these events available to the public for no charge, The New York Times report...

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