Thursday, October 04, 2007

Ken Burns, Maestro of "Cut-and-Paste"

"Allow me to weigh in on Ken Burns from a slightly different angle. This a delicate task, since railing against the iconic Mr. Burns is a bit like getting mad at the librarian."

So begins my latest for Beyond Chron, the San Francisco online newspaper, in which I take the acclaimed documentary maker to task for copyright indifference and megalomania. You can read the whole piece at this link: