World Special; Death of a Princess: The Arab Dilemma
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- World Special
- Death of a Princess: The Arab Dilemma
- Series Description
Documentary series with international stories. Predecessor to FRONTLINE, executive producer David Fanning. Five seasons from 1978-1981. "WORLD has presented a series of international documentaries. One of our concerns has been to show the world as others see it, and we are committed to the idea that we should include those who normally don't have a chance to have their voices heard." -- quote from opening to Blacks Britannica (1978) Series release date: 1978
- Program Description
In-studio panel discussion that aired directly after broadcast of original Death of a Princess film, discussing the content and controversy surrounding the film. Panel moderated by Michael Dukakis, includes: Ambassador Clovis Maksoud, Observer to the United Nations for the League of Arab States; Roger Fisher,Professor of International Law, Harvard Law School; Imam Muddasir Siddiqui, religious leader of the Muslim community of greater Boston; Andrew Duncan, Author and Journalist; Judith Kipper, Journalist, American Enterprise Institute; Peter Iseman, Author and Arabist; program also includes taped comments from James Akins, Former United States Ambassador to Saudi Arabia. Panel program produced by Peter Cook and Elizabeth Deane, directed by Janet McFadden.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Global Affairs
- Cook, Peter (Producer)
- Deane, Elizabeth (Producer)
- Chicago: “World Special; Death of a Princess: The Arab Dilemma,” 05/12/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_017C3C166F344FDBBC031D6C9A5B5FD5.
- MLA: “World Special; Death of a Princess: The Arab Dilemma.” 05/12/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 20, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_017C3C166F344FDBBC031D6C9A5B5FD5>.
- APA: World Special; Death of a Princess: The Arab Dilemma. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_017C3C166F344FDBBC031D6C9A5B5FD5