Hemingway is a three-part, six-hour documentary film that examines visionary work and the turbulent life of Ernest Hemingway, one of the greatest and most influential writers America has ever produced. Interweaving his eventful biography, a life lived at the ultimately treacherous nexus of art, fame, and celebrity, with carefully selected excerpts from his luminous short stories, novels, and non-fiction, we will see beyond the façade of the public man, becoming intimately familiar with this brilliant, ambitious, charismatic, and egocentric genius.
Directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, written by Geoffrey C. Ward, and produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, and Ken Burns. Hemingway premiered on PBS on April 5, 2021.
We’d like to thank the Better Angels who made this film possible:
Gilchrist & Amy Berg
John & Catherine Debs
Gail M. Elden
The Fullerton Family Charitable Trust
Robert & Beverly Grappone
Kissick Family Foundation
John & Leslie McQuown
Mauree Jane & Mark Perry
Elizabeth Ruth Wallace Living Trust
You can find more info on Hemingway here: https://www.pbs.org/show/hemingway/