Ken Burns’ Documentary on The Roosevelts

9/14/2014 - 8 pm

FDR 1932 Political Button

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The new Ken Burns Documentary, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, is debuting during the week of September 14-20, 2014 on PBS stations across the country.  The usual air time is 8-10 pm, but be sure to check local listings; they normally repeat each episode at 10 pm.  There are seven 2-hour episodes running from Sunday to Saturday that week.  For New Deal aficionados the key episode is #5 on Thursday, September 18th; for the run-up to the Great Depression and FDR’s election, see episode #4 on Wednesday, September 17th.

Ken Burns is the country’s premier documentary film maker, famous for his series on The Civil War, Baseball, The National Parks, and many more.

 

 

 

 

Event details

Time: 8:00 pm PST - 10:00 pm PST
Date: Sun. Sep 14th, 2014 - Sat. Sep 20th, 2014
Location: PBS TV stations
Coordinator: PBS
Registration: www.pbs.org/kenburns/the-roosevelts
Event cost: Free
Additional info: check local listings to be sure of time; episodes normally repeat. PBS will be streaming the series on their website after it debuts.

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