PBS at 50: ‘In Deep Service’ Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

PBS at 50: ‘In Deep Service’ Amid Coronavirus Pandemic PBS’ 50th anniversary wasn’t supposed to be quite so interesting. What the public broadcaster had expected was a forward-looking celebration of a half-century of service. But as with any other ...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Jenny Lewis

Jenny Lewis is a singer, songwriter, musician, and actress who was born in Las Vegas on January 8, 1976. As an actress, she is best known for her roles in the television series ‘Brooklyn Bridge’ and ...

Ken Burns, Library of Congress to Present Documentary Award to ‘Flannery’

Ken Burns, Library of Congress to Present Documentary Award to ‘Flannery’ Documentarian Ken Burns is partnering with the Library of Congress and two philanthropic organizations to present a new award to “Flannery,” a documentary about Flannery O’Connor. Filmmaker Elizabeth ...

YouTube Orders Comedy Pilot ‘It’s A Man’s World’ From Theresa Rebeck, Christina Wayne & ITV Studios America

Exclusive: YouTube has given a pilot order to It’s a Man’s World (working title), a provocative half-hour comedy taking on gender inequality in the gaming industry. It is written by Smash creator ...

Ken Burns to Launch Documentary Filmmaking Course Online with MasterClass

Ken Burns to Launch Documentary Filmmaking Course Online with MasterClass Ken Burns is promising to spill the beans on what goes into making his famous documentary films in his first online course. Burns, one of America’s best-known and prolific documentary filmmakers, is ...

Ken Burns Looks Back on Student Film ‘Working in Rural New England’

Ken Burns Looks Back on Student Film ‘Working in Rural New England’ Since garnering an Oscar nomination in 1981 for his first documentary feature, “Brooklyn Bridge,” Ken Burns has chronicled events and influential figures in American history. His films seek to examine ...