Thursday, September 24, 2009

New film from New Hampshire's Ken Burns to air on PBS on Sunday

From the Concord Monitor:

National Parks: America's Best Idea, the latest project by famed local filmmaker Ken Burns, comes to PBS on Sunday. Filmed over the course of six years in some of the most stunning locales across the United States the six-part series tells the story of the myriad people who helped preserve portions of the land they treasured.

Burns, of Walpole, is the Emmy-winning director and producer of numerous other documentaries, including Baseball, The Civil War, Jazz and The War. Check pbs.org for details and show times