The Ira Glass video on creativity still draws a ton of visitors, so why not documentary filmmaker Ken Burns? In his personable way, Burns helps us understand what makes a great story (1+1=3). Enjoy.

(found via the interesting Brain Pickings blog)

UPDATE: After watching this three times, I realize I had no real idea how powerful a storyteller he is. His movies had always moved me, but listen to the rhythms and intonations of his speech. He’s always in story mode…