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Series
World
Program
Clouded Window, The
Program Number

101

Series Description

Documentary series with international stories. Predecessor to FRONTLINE, executive producer David Fanning. Five seasons from 1978-1981. "WORLD has presented a series of international documentaries. One of our concerns has been to show the world as others see it, and we are committed to the idea that we should include those who normally don't have a chance to have their voices heard." -- quote from opening to Blacks Britannica (1978) Series release date: 1978

Program Description

An examination of television news -- how pictures drive the story and how the same story is given very different treatment from one country to the next. Includes footage from news broadcast throughout the world.

Duration

00:64:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Global Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “World; Clouded Window, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FA23A9382D2A40BF93C40A8CE3F68317.
MLA: “World; Clouded Window, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FA23A9382D2A40BF93C40A8CE3F68317>.
APA: World; Clouded Window, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FA23A9382D2A40BF93C40A8CE3F68317
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