Conversation With Ken Burns: A North Carolina Now Special

For over 25 years, filmmaker Ken Burns has been producing sweeping documentaries that capture human tragedy, historic controversy, and the very heights of the American spirit. September, 23, at 8 PM, Burns returns with THE WAR: A Ken Burns Film. This all-new, seven-part series tells the unique story of the Second World War through the personal accounts of a handful of men and women from four quintessentially American towns. 

Ken Burns

Following the premiere of this epic series, at 10:30 PM, join host Shannon Vickery for the UNC-TV exclusive, Conversation With Ken Burns: A North Carolina Now Special. In this eye-opening half hour, the award-winning documentarian shares his thoughts about his epic series, THE WAR: A Ken Burns Film, including insights and understandings of the World War II experiences captured and the most intimate human dimensions he shares from this, the greatest cataclysm in history.