Ken Burns (@KenBurns )

Ken Burns

Bio Making documentary films for 40 years
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iPhone : Just published book by my partner Ken Rosenberg, Bedlam, takes long deep look at criminalization of mental illness…

iPhone : The new Bank of America podcast series, “That Made All the Difference”, hosted by my friend Alicia Burke, is worth a listen. This week, Alicia talks with Ken Burns who opens up about the emotional moment that sparked his filmmaking career.

iPhone : ... After the shows, he said “Please call me.” About a month later, I did. He didn’t recognize my voice, and he said, “What’s my dog’s name?” I said, “Charlie.” He said, “Hi, Steve!”

iPhone : The brilliant Ken Burns’ documentary, “Country Music,” reminds me, among other things, of the charm and artistry of Roger Miller, whom I opened for in Sparks, Nevada in the early seventies. [Next Tweet!]

iPhone : Great admiration for my partner Ken Rosenberg's brave devastating inspiring call to action, to end silence and shame around serious mental illness.

Opinion: Mental illness was my family's secret — and America's great shame…

iPhone : With Colorado recidivism rates among nation’s worst, Focus Reentry targets inmate rehabilitation – Longmont Times-Call… access to quality education is essential, and rarely available inside prisons. Our doc #CollegeBehindBarsPBS shows why.

iPhone : Country Music: A Film By Ken Burns is airing its 8th episode, Don’t Get Above Your Raisin, tonight at 8/7c, including a special feature on George. Be sure to tune in to PBS or watch online on all PBS platforms. Ken Burns #countrymusicpbs