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Ken Burns' America: Brooklyn Bridge

Ken Burns' America: Brooklyn Bridge

Ken Burns
 Cast: Ken Burns
Ken Burns
, Roger M. Sherman
Roger M. Sherman
, Buddy Squires
Buddy Squires
, Amy Stechler
Amy Stechler

DVD (Black & White / Mono)

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Originally produced in the early '80s, Ken Burns' America: Brooklyn Bridge comes to DVD from PBS. Presented with a black-and-white, full-frame transfer and Dolby Digital Mono soundtrack. Contains the featurettes "Ken Burns: Making History" and "A Conversation With Ken Burns."

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Product Details

Release Date: 09/30/2003
UPC: 0841887051415
Original Release: 1982
Rating: NR
Source: Pbs (Direct)
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [B&W]
Sound: [monaural]
Time: 0:58:00
Sales rank: 27,584

Special Features

Closed Caption; A conversation with Ken Burns- from his first film, Brooklyn Bridge, to his acclaimed series, Jazz, see what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films; Ken Burns: making history- go behind the scenes for an unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work, gathering history, making history

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
David McCullough Narrator

Technical Credits
Ken Burns Director,Cinematographer,Producer
Roger M. Sherman Co-producer
Buddy Squires Co-producer
Amy Stechler Co-producer,Editor,Screenwriter

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Prologue [4:56]
2. John Roebling [3:18]
3. Early Bridges [4:51]
4. The Caissons [8:46]
5. Building The Towers [4:08]
6. Politics [2:26]
7. Cable Making [4:10]
8. Building The Roadway [2:30]
9. Opening Ceremonies [1:49]
10. The Archetypal Monument [4:50]
11. A Walk Across The Bridge [3:03]
12. The Death Of Washington Roebling [1:57]
13. Artists Of The 1920's [4:07]
14. The Bridge In Popular Art And Film [2:17]
15. Conclusion [3:43]
16. Credits [1:38]

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