FRONTLINE; Cry, Ethiopia, Cry
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email email@example.com.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Cry, Ethiopia, Cry
- Program Number
- 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
Drought and famine and Ethiopia - why the early warning signals were virtually ignored. In desert camps described as "the closest thing to hell on earth," nearly 100 children, old people, and the infirm were dying every day. They were dying while the U.S. and the Soviet Union argued over how to feed them and what to do about Ethiopia.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Public Affairs
- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Cry, Ethiopia, Cry,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 30, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CD5EBED372A0409FACFEC593BC5255B0.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Cry, Ethiopia, Cry.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 30, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CD5EBED372A0409FACFEC593BC5255B0>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Cry, Ethiopia, Cry. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CD5EBED372A0409FACFEC593BC5255B0