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'The Address': Ken Burns on the Gettysburg Address and binge watching
'The Address': Ken Burns on the Gettysburg Address and binge watching

For his latest documentary, "The Address," Ken Burns changed up his traditional style of sprawling looks at major historical events in favor of a short, cinema verite look at the lives of young boys at a Vermont school who are challenged to memorize and recite the Gettysburg Address.  The 90-minute film, which airs Tuesday on PBS, follows the lives of the boys of the Greenwood School in Putney, Vt., who are all grappling with learning disadvantages as they attempt to learn and understand President Abraham Lincoln's short but powerful speech. Q: You changed your signature filmmaking style for "The Address." Were you seeking a change and this opportunity...

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