FRONTLINE; Captive in El Salvador
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- Captive in El Salvador
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
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Much of the debate over the role of the U.S. in Central America focuses on this tiny nation about which filmmaker Ofra Bikel says "we know so much, but we know so little." In this report, Bikel takes us into the heart of El Salvador to examine the politics and the people the U.S. government supports there.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Captive in El Salvador,” 02/27/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 23, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2DFB2DD1EB174344A8F7CF7CD0398BA7.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Captive in El Salvador.” 02/27/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 23, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2DFB2DD1EB174344A8F7CF7CD0398BA7>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Captive in El Salvador. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2DFB2DD1EB174344A8F7CF7CD0398BA7