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Ken Burns' next doc production launches site for cancer stories
Ken Burns' next doc production launches site for cancer stories

Ken Burns' 14-hour epic "The Roosevelts" just finished its week on PBS in September, but the ever-busy Burns is already moving on to his next major production.  "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies," isn't being directed by Burns, but he's serving as executive producer. Barak Goodman directed the three-part series, which is airing on PBS in March. Together, they have launched a website to preview the series and allow viewers to get a peek at the stories that will be told. The website can be found at cancerfilms.org. "Cancer" is based on the nonfiction book "The Emperor of All Maladies" by the oncologist Siddhartha Mukherjee,...

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