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FRONTLINE; Pop

06/18/1999

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Pop
Program Number

1718K

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

In his first film, acclaimed photographer Joel Meyerowitz creates a poignant and indelible portrait of his father, an unpredictable, courageous and funny man who somehow manages to make Alzheimer's disease look like another of his many adventures. As the curtain of this disease falls over Hy Meyerowitz, Joel and his son take him on a two-week car trip from Florida back to the New York neighborhood where he raised his family. The Alzheimer's Association: 617-868-6719. An alliance of family members, individuals with dementia and professionals dedicated to helping people with chronic dementing illnesses and their families through education advocacy and support.

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Pop,” 06/18/1999, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4D3D8B140DDF491DAF5CE9479A631FDE.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Pop.” 06/18/1999. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4D3D8B140DDF491DAF5CE9479A631FDE>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Pop. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4D3D8B140DDF491DAF5CE9479A631FDE
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