Go behind the scenes with acclaimed documentary filmmaker Ken Burns in this career retrospective. See a comprehensive interview with the historian and storyteller whose work has included The Civil War, Baseball, Jazz, The National Parks, and The Vietnam War. He shares anecdotes about notable personalities he’s worked with, stories gleaned from his research, and some of the heartwarming — and heartbreaking — moments with the scores of experts and everyday people he’s interviewed in his more than 35 years of work.

On CPTV: Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 4 p.m.


“Women's Work” features the stories of Connecticut women serving as leaders, trailblazers, artists, educators, advocates and entrepreneurs. Watch the original TV documentary. Six additional short films will be released weekly - watch them here.

Share YOUR story, too. Honor a woman who has made an impact in your life or tell us your immigration story. Post a photo and caption on our web page at cptv.org/womenswork. Find out more »

Our Sharing Connecticut series lets you visit the unique people and places that drive the pulse and spirit of our state. Browse the full Sharing Connecticut series »

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