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Making the Film


Meet the Filmmakers

Choosing Twain

Research: On Location

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The Script

Image Research

Narration

Editing

Music Soundtrack

Music Soundtrack
 

We're interested in the playing of instruments that he might have heard. And then having an ear out…to contemporary folk music that helps bridge the gap.—Ken Burns


Ken Burns directs Jacqueline Schwab.

Ken Burns directs Jacqueline Schwab
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Ken Burns
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Dayton Duncan
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Rather than coming up with a film and then having it scored to accompany our editors use the music as they're making the film itself.—Dayton Duncan