FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution.
The museum announced Thursday that Burns will receive the Gerry Lenfest Spirit of the American Revolution Award on April 11.
FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution. The museum announced Thursday that Burns will receive the Gerry Lenfest Spirit of the American Revolution Award on April 11. FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution. AP, File FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution. Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision
FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution. The museum announced Thursday that Burns will receive the Gerry Lenfest Spirit of the American Revolution Award on April 11. FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution. AP, File FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, documentary filmmaker Ken Burns poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Burns is being honored in Philadelphia with an award from the Museum of the American Revolution. Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision

American Revolution museum honors filmmaker Ken Burns

October 11, 2018 11:49 AM