Ken Burns' America: Empire of the Air

1991 NR 2h 0m DVD

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Ken Burns' America: Empire of the Air

1991 NR 2h 0m DVD
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Master documentary filmmaker Ken Burns turns his lens to a decidedly nonvisual medium -- radio -- and pulls it off with aplomb using newsreels, interviews and historical footage. Jason Robards narrates this journey to pre-television days where viewers meet the titans of the airwaves: David Sarnoff, Lee de Forest and Edwin Howard Armstrong. See how radio served as the medium that informed and entertained Americans during much of the 20th century.
Format
DVD
Screen
Full Screen 1.33:1
CC
Yes
Audio
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
Rating
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
  • Jason Robards
  • Garrison Keillor
  • David Sarnoff
  • Lee De Forest
  • Edwin H. Armstrong
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