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New Television; New Television, Episode 303

Part of New Television Workshop.

03/16/1987

Part of NTW Master Dubbing: 8/98 MEANING OF THE INTERVAL / WAY DOWNTOWN


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Series
New Television
Program
New Television, Episode 303
Program Number

303

Series Description

"New Television" began as a local pilot production of WNET (New York) in 1986. In 1987, WGBH signed on as co-producer, and the shows were aired in Boston and New York. In 1988 and 1989, KCET (Los Angeles) and WETA (D.C.) became producers in association. In 1991, PBS picked up "New Television," and it was broadcast nationally. The following year, the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio, replaced WNET, WETA, and KCET as co-producer with WGBH. In 1993, WGBH ceased to be a co-producer for the series, and the "home base" moved to Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) in Hartford, CT.

"New Television" commissioned, produced, and acquired programming. In its early years, "New Television" broadcast works commissioned by The Contemporary Art Television (CAT) Fund. Increasingly, experimental films as well as video works were broadcast as a part of this series. Many of the later episodes of "New Television" contain works that play with and deconstruct the documentary genre. Series release date: 1986

Program Description

Features "Zero Degrees Latitude."

Duration

00:28:22

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Colonies
Topics
Film and Television
Contributors
Andy, Rosa Carmel Shiguango ()
Wright, Jack ()
Dixe, Miguel Angel Lluco ()
Mullo, Pedro ()
Andy, Silverio Cerda ()
Shiguango, Saquero Cesar Ceda ()
Shiguango, Nahum Benjamin Cerda ()
Fagin, Steve ()
Andy, Juan Cervasio Cerda ()
Smedley, Melissa Tenesaca, Jose Delfin ()
Dixe, Juliana ()
Citation
Chicago: “New Television; New Television, Episode 303,” 03/16/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF73DA86C6B148D8AB2D494C7C9EFAFB.
MLA: “New Television; New Television, Episode 303.” 03/16/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF73DA86C6B148D8AB2D494C7C9EFAFB>.
APA: New Television; New Television, Episode 303. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF73DA86C6B148D8AB2D494C7C9EFAFB
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