FRONTLINE; Abortion Clinic
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- Abortion Clinic
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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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Women faced with the decision discuss the controversial issue of abortion. For the first time on American television, FRONTLINE's cameras record the most intimate details and one of the most personal decisions a woman can make. By focusing not only on the clinic, but also on a right-to-life doctor who pickets the clinic every Saturday, the film becomes a revealing study of people confronting their most deeply held values.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Abortion Clinic,” 04/18/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AAE5EA5AE1494E9D82A7EDAB1C626673.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Abortion Clinic.” 04/18/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AAE5EA5AE1494E9D82A7EDAB1C626673>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Abortion Clinic. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AAE5EA5AE1494E9D82A7EDAB1C626673