Carnegie Mellon University

Ken Burns

April 29, 2020

The Films of Ken Burns on PBS

Ken Burns and his collaborators have been creating historical documentary films for more than forty years. Through this impressive collection discover things you never knew about the people and events that molded our history.

Known for a signature style that brings primary source documents, images, and archival video footage to life on screen, these films present the opportunity to pose thought-provoking questions for students, and introduce new ideas, perspectives, and primary sources. 

Click Here to view Ken Burns' Films