Gene Tempest


HEARST

240 mins. COMING SOON TO PBS
co-written with Stephen Ives
Parables for today from the original creator of New Journalism. With truths, fakes, and big money... Battle royal for the soul of our news. Based on the national bestseller The Chief by David Nasaw. Directed by Stephen Ives and Amanda Pollak.


AMERICAN VETERAN

240 mins. COMING SOON TO PBS
co-written with Stephen Ives
A four-part series animated by the powerful testimony of veterans from our wars. Witness the stories of men and women from every military branch. A timely, intimate investigation of our changing military. Directed by Leah Williams and Stephen Ives.


THE GREAT WAR

360 mins. PBS BROADCAST 2017
co-producer
The 6-hour television event that marked the 100th anniversary of our entry into WWI. A long forgotten lesson in American power, hope, and hubris. Directed by Stephen Ives, Amanda Pollak, and Rob Rapley.

“detailed and entertaining” - New York Times
“enormously absorbing” - Wall Street Journal
“sprawling and engrossing” - TV Guide
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