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FRONTLINE; Crossfire in El Salvador

06/27/1983


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Crossfire in El Salvador
Program Number

122

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

Salvadorans from both the left and the right discuss the conflict in their country. In 1983, El Salvador was a nation where murder and torture were an everyday occurrence, a place where loved ones disappear and truth remains elusive. FRONTLINE interviews government soldiers, rebels, and noncombatants to find out why the killing continues.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Crossfire in El Salvador,” 06/27/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9319F2E4B4CD4E29933267E0ED74C43F.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Crossfire in El Salvador.” 06/27/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9319F2E4B4CD4E29933267E0ED74C43F>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Crossfire in El Salvador. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9319F2E4B4CD4E29933267E0ED74C43F
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