Ken Burns Presents Restored 'The Brooklyn Bridge' with Q&A

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December 07, 2017


Brooklyn Museum, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Prospect Heights

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult


Event description:


Acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns presents the first public screening of his newly restored Academy Award-nominated documentary The Brooklyn Bridge (1981, 60 min.). The screening is followed by a discussion with Burns and New York Times reporter Jim Dwyer. The film returns to the museum, where it originally premiered thirty-six years ago, to explore the history of one of New York City's most iconic landmarks.



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