An Evening with Ken Burns & Geoffrey C. Ward on WXXI-TV

An Evening with Ken Burns & Geoffrey C. Ward on WXXI-TV

Wed, 09/29/2010 - 10:00pm - 10:30pm

WXXI presents the intimate conversation they shared at the Dryden Theatre last August.

On Friday, August 13, 2010 filmmaker Ken Burns and his longtime writing partner, Geoffrey C. Ward shared their artistic approaches and processes, and talked about advancing an idea into an award-winning film before an audience of 500 people at the Dryden Theatre at George Eastman House. WXXI was there to capture, on film, their conversation. During the evening each was presented with the George Eastman Medal of Honor for their significant contributions to cultural and racial awareness through their filmmaking. An Evening with Ken Burns & Geoffrey C. Ward will air immediately following the conclusion of Ken Burns' Tenth Inning on Wednesday, September 29 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD (DT 21.1/cable 1011 and 11).



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