NOVA; Captives of Care
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- Captives of Care
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Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974
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Patients at an Australian institution for the severely handicapped rebel against a part of over-zealous custodians. This astonishing true story was filmed as a docudrama, written and performed by the patients themselves.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Captives of Care,” 06/15/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 22, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EFA33E2C920543AA9984AA0B428B0E01.
- MLA: “NOVA; Captives of Care.” 06/15/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 22, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EFA33E2C920543AA9984AA0B428B0E01>.
- APA: NOVA; Captives of Care. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EFA33E2C920543AA9984AA0B428B0E01