The Vietnam War

Premieres September 2017

In an immersive narrative, Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tell the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never-before been told on film. THE VIETNAM WAR features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides.

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Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War Christmas Bombing

The Vietnam War

Christmas Bombing

U.S. forces launch airstrikes on North Vietnam in December, 1972.

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Christmas Bombing

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The Vietnam War

Finishing School | First Look

Karl Marlantes, a marine veteran, from THE VIETNAM WAR.

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Finishing School | First Look

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The Vietnam War

Extended Look

Ken Burns & Lynn Novick tell the story behind their most ambitious film to date.

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Extended Look

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The Vietnam War

A Mother’s Worry | First Look

A mother wonders how she'll be informed if her son is injured in combat.

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A Mother’s Worry | First Look

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