Brooklyn Bridge [DVD] [1982]

$13.99
Cardmember Offers

Complete Your Purchase

Item you're currently viewing

Brooklyn Bridge (DVD)  (Full Screen)  (English)  1982 - Larger Front
  • Brooklyn Bridge (DVD) (Full Screen) (English) 1982
  • $13.99
plus

Overview

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 5 out of 5 stars.
5.0
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (2 out of 2)

Synopsis

Ken Burns' America: Brooklyn Bridge
Fresh out of college, aspiring filmmaker Ken Burns (The Civil War, Baseball) read David McCullough's history of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and decided that the labyrinthine tale of tragic setbacks and incredible engineering feats would be the perfect subject for a documentary film. As he experimented with ways of bringing the story to life, Burns, a Brooklyn native himself, developed innovative techniques that would later become his trademark -- using a moving camera over still photographs, having first-person accounts such as diaries and letters read aloud, and taking the time to create exquisite live cinematography of his subject. The result is an emotional and visually stunning account of one of the most ambitious building projects in American history -- a rare treat for history and film buffs alike. ~ Sarah Welsh, Rovi

Overall Customer Rating

100%of customers recommend this product.

Most Helpful ReviewsSee all customer reviews

      Product images, including color, may differ from actual product appearance.