SCHEDULE UPDATE: ‘The U.S. and the Holocaust’ premieres Sunday, Sept. 18

September 7, 2022

The U.S. and the Holocaust, a new three-part documentary directed and produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein,…

Explore Ken Burns’ quilt collection at the 2022 Great Wisconsin Quilt Show – read a Q&A with him!

June 21, 2022

America’s storyteller – documentary filmmaker Ken Burns – has collected handmade quilts since the 1970s. On loan from his private…

‘Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness’ premieres June 27-28

June 14, 2022

PBS Wisconsin invites viewers to hear the voices and learn about the experiences of young Americans struggling with mental health…

Ken Burns’ ‘Benjamin Franklin’ premieres April 4 – watch the trailer!

March 28, 2022

Benjamin Franklin, a new two-part documentary directed by filmmaker Ken Burns, will air on PBS Wisconsin at 7 p.m. Monday,…

New Four-Part Series, ‘Muhammad Ali,’ Premieres Sept. 19

September 13, 2021

Muhammad Ali, a new four-part documentary directed by acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns, will air 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19-Wednesday, Sept….

Celebrate the Summer Olympics with PBS Wisconsin

July 21, 2021

The Olympic Games in Tokyo are moving full steam ahead this summer, July 23 – Aug. 8, and PBS Wisconsin…

‘Hemingway’ Premieres April 5 on PBS Wisconsin

March 22, 2021

Ernest Hemingway, considered one of the greatest American writers and among the first to live and work at the connection…

Enjoy Ken Burns’ Country Music with a Wisconsin twist

September 15, 2019

After many months of anticipation, we’re thrilled to share Country Music: A Film by Ken Burns with Wisconsin Public Television…