FRONTLINE; Valentina's Nightmare
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Valentina's Nightmare
- Program Number
- Series Description
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
- Program Description
For days after the slaughter of her village, Valentina, a 13-year-old Tutsi girl, lay hidden among the corpses of her family and neighbors, her machete wounds festering with infection. Miraculously, she would survive to tell her story. "Frontline" looks back at the origins and the horrors of the 1994 massacre of 800,000 Tutsis by the Hutu majority in Rwanda and examines the country's struggle for justice and reconciliation in the aftermath of the bloody genocide.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Public Affairs
- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Valentina's Nightmare,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 24, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3D67A2BAB35E4BF5A08495CBBB5D6F9D.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Valentina's Nightmare.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 24, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3D67A2BAB35E4BF5A08495CBBB5D6F9D>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Valentina's Nightmare. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3D67A2BAB35E4BF5A08495CBBB5D6F9D