The Vietnam War is a ten-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. In an immersive 360-degree narrative, Burns and Novick tell the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. The Vietnam War features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses.Visit The Vietnam War | Vietnamese Subtitles Website
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A mother wonders how she'll be informed if her son is injured in combat.
A soldier describes the enormous high and enormous costs of combat.
Rather than serve in the military during the Vietnam War, some Americans went to Canada.
A Marine phones his mother when he doesn't think he'll make it out of Vietnam alive.
With the Vietnam War ramping up, college students begin to worry about the draft.
A GI talks about his fear of land mines, and the courage it took just to walk in Vietnam.
A decorated Army veteran talks about the young men who fought the Vietnam War.
A GI recalls how the Vietnam War divided American society.
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