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FRONTLINE; In Search of Our Fathers

11/24/1992


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
In Search of Our Fathers
Program Number

1107

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

MARCO WILLIAMS WAS 24 WHEN HE LEARNED HIS FATHER'S NAME. IT WAS THE FIRST OF MANY THINGS HE WOULD DISCOVER ABOUT HIMSELF AND HIS FAMILY IN A JOURNEY BACK INTO HIS FAMILY'S PAST. THE FIRST-PERSON STORY OF A SEVEN YEAR SEARCH TO LEARN ABOUT HIS FATHER, WILLIAMS UNCOVERS THE CIRCUMSTANCES SURROUNDING HIS BIRTH AND COMES TO TERM WITH WHAT IT MEANS TO GROW UP FATHERLESS.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; In Search of Our Fathers,” 11/24/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C0A0E1F5D3564A8DAD8592E7E741400C.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; In Search of Our Fathers.” 11/24/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C0A0E1F5D3564A8DAD8592E7E741400C>.
APA: FRONTLINE; In Search of Our Fathers. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C0A0E1F5D3564A8DAD8592E7E741400C
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