Ten-part Ken Burns film on Vietnam epic, veterans said. AMHERST -- Some Vietnam War veterans are still suffering and still healing, says Peter Rogers, himself a veteran of the war. With the epic Ken Burns documentary "The Vietnam War" set to begin airing on PBS tonight, Rogers said he plans to watch the full 10-episode series -- and he's organizing a discussion to help provide a forum for people to talk about the film after the first five episodes are shown. The latest documentary by Burns, which the Hampshire College graduate directed with his partner Lynn Novick, is "tremendously important," Rogers said. Even after more than five decades, he said, the war "still comes up for so many of the guys" -- and many veterans...
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Ken Burns Vietnam War documentary eagerly anticipated by some, chance for healing, veteran says