Filmmaker Ken Burns joins with co-producer Lynn Novick exciting new 3-part film takes you to the jazz-filled Roaring Twenties, when the 18th Amendment fueled an age of bootlegging, speakeasies, and hero-worshipped gangsters. Prohibition premieres Sunday, Oct. 2 and continues Monday, Oct. 3 and Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 8pm on WGBH 2.
A Nation of Scofflaws
Part 2 of 3 examines the problems that prohibition caused.
A Nation of Drunkards
Part 1 of 3. Ken Burns' history of the prohibition era.
A Nation of Hypocrites
Conclusion. The factors that led to the end of prohibition.
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