houdini-connections.co.uk: Ken Burns America Collection: Huey Long (). culture, you may have a little trouble understanding why some of these things happened. Huey Long is an American documentary film on the life and career of the politician Huey Long. It was directed by Ken Burns, and produced by Ken Burns and. With Huey Long, Russell Long, David McCullough, Jennings Randolph. Ken Burns' portrait of Louisiana governor/U.S. senator Huey Long. Films don't have much time, but Ken Burns manages to balance all of these issues, presenting a. He was a populist hero and a corrupt demagogue, hailed as a champion of the poor and reviled as a dictator. Louisiana's Huey Long built his remarkable career . When you see the first film clips of the real-life subject of Ken Burns' documentary "Huey Long" (at the Nuart), it may come as a shock. We tend. To my mind, if you make an only mildly interesting documentary about a That`s the case with ``Huey Long,`` which tracks one of America`s most The film also fails to resolve another large issue raised by Long`s often. Ken Burns's fine, feature-length documentary, ''Huey Long,'' beautifully evokes not only ''the Kingfish,'' as Mr. Long styled himself after the. That being said, the documentary was missing a few things that have already been mentioned. I think the main problem is that Huey's life was so incredible and.