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Lynn Novick is an Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker and producer. She began her long collaboration with award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns in l989, first serving as associate producer for post production on the landmark “Civil War” series, then spending five years as producer (along with Burns) of the nine part, eighteen-hour series, “Baseball”, the most-watched series in the history of public television, and for which she won an Emmy Award.
Novick then co-directed and co-produced (with Ken Burns) a two-part biographical documentary film, “Frank Lloyd Wright”, for which Novick and Burns won a Peabody Award. Most recently, Novick produced the highly acclaimed ten part series, “Jazz”, which was nominated for 5 Emmy awards. As of 2007, Novick is co-directing and co-producing (with Ken Burns) Florentine Films’ upcoming series, “The War”.