Acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns will visit Brookdale Community College in Lincroft on October 27. The program will begin at 12:00 p.m. in Collins Arena and feature a discussion of Burns’ past and future projects, and a video retrospective of his work including the upcoming film series “The Vietnam War”. Tickets are $10 for community members and $5 for students with a valid school or college ID. Free tickets are available for current Brookdale students with a valid ID. Advance tickets are required.
Winner of fifteen Emmy Awards and a two-time Academy Award nominee, Burns received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in 2008 for his nearly 40-year career as a documentary filmmaker.