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Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s six-hour documentary series, HEMINGWAY, examines the visionary work and turbulent life of one of the greatest and most influential American writers – Ernest Hemingway. Intimate and insightful, the series weaves together Hemingway’s biography with excerpts from his work. The film penetrates the myth of Hemingway to reveal a deeply troubled and ultimately tragic figure.

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Description

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s six-hour documentary series, HEMINGWAY, examines the visionary work and turbulent life of one of the greatest and most influential American writers – Ernest Hemingway. Intimate and insightful, the series weaves together Hemingway’s biography with excerpts from his work. The film penetrates the myth of Hemingway to reveal a deeply troubled and ultimately tragic figure.

    • EPISODE 1

    “A Writer” (1899-1929): Episode One

    Hemingway enjoys an idyllic childhood in Oak Park, Illinois but, yearning for adventure, volunteers for the Red Cross during World War I. He marries Hadley Richardson, moves to Paris and begins his life as a writer, publishing In Our Time and The Sun Also Rises. He finds critical and commercial success with his second novel, A Farewell to Arms.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 56 Minutes

    Hemingway enjoys an idyllic childhood in Oak Park, Illinois but, yearning for adventure, volunteers for the Red Cross during World War I. He marries Hadley Richardson, moves to Paris and begins his life as a writer, publishing In Our Time and The Sun Also Rises. He finds critical and commercial success with his second novel, A Farewell to Arms.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 56 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    “The Avatar” (1929-1944): Episode Two

    Hemingway, having achieved a level of fame rarely seen in the literary world, settles in Key West with Pauline Pfeiffer and spends his time seeking new conquests in the natural world – marlin fishing in the Gulf Stream and hunting in Africa. Inspired by the fight against Fascism, he reports on the Spanish Civil War and begins a tempestuous romance with Martha Gellhorn.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 45 Minutes

    Hemingway, having achieved a level of fame rarely seen in the literary world, settles in Key West with Pauline Pfeiffer and spends his time seeking new conquests in the natural world – marlin fishing in the Gulf Stream and hunting in Africa. Inspired by the fight against Fascism, he reports on the Spanish Civil War and begins a tempestuous romance with Martha Gellhorn.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    “The Blank Page” (1944-1961): Episode Three

    Hemingway, reeling from his split with Martha, attaches himself to the U.S. Army as it moves through Normandy and liberates Paris. After the war he tries to start a new life with Mary Welsh but is beset with personal tragedies and professional mishaps. He publishes The Old Man and the Sea and wins the Nobel Prize but eventually is overcome by addiction, physical trauma and depression.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 43 Minutes

    Hemingway, reeling from his split with Martha, attaches himself to the U.S. Army as it moves through Normandy and liberates Paris. After the war he tries to start a new life with Mary Welsh but is beset with personal tragedies and professional mishaps. He publishes The Old Man and the Sea and wins the Nobel Prize but eventually is overcome by addiction, physical trauma and depression.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 101

    Hemingway: A Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick Trailer

    Award-winning filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick explore the turbulent life of one of the greatest and most influential American authors, Ernest Hemingway. Featuring exclusive interviews, rare archival footage, and readings by Jeff Daniels (as Hemingway), Meryl Streep, Keri Russell, and more, the series brings the work and personal trials of this often misunderstood genius fully alive.

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    • 34 Seconds

    Award-winning filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick explore the turbulent life of one of the greatest and most influential American authors, Ernest Hemingway. Featuring exclusive interviews, rare archival footage, and readings by Jeff Daniels (as Hemingway), Meryl Streep, Keri Russell, and more, the series brings the work and personal trials of this often misunderstood genius fully alive.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 34 Seconds
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