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FRONTLINE; Sanctuary

07/11/1983

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Sanctuary
Program Number

123

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

Economic vs political refugees: treatment of Central American vs Polish refugees is the focus. Follows the journey of a Guatemalan family through the "new underground railroad" and considers the plight of the people who seek refuge from governments allied to the United States.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Sanctuary,” 07/11/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_72DD636F9F7B40299BA8CFDC1330CA3A.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Sanctuary.” 07/11/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_72DD636F9F7B40299BA8CFDC1330CA3A>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Sanctuary. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_72DD636F9F7B40299BA8CFDC1330CA3A
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