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FRONTLINE Special Report; Beirut: The Last Home Movie

07/31/1992

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Series
FRONTLINE Special Report
Program
Beirut: The Last Home Movie
Series Description

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

This documentary chronicles the life of one family whose home in Beirut is bombed, taking viewers beyond the facts and statistics of nightly news reports and into one family's experience of war -- ordering events with their logic, feelings and perceptions. Gaby Bustros left her home in Beirut to work and study abroad. When Gaby learned in 1981 that her family had been bombed, she returned home to the vents chronicled in this film.

Duration

00:96:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Public Affairs
News
Creators
Fanning, David (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Beirut: The Last Home Movie,” 07/31/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FCBC636B715B486E90361ACEF4CDB5A8.
MLA: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Beirut: The Last Home Movie.” 07/31/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FCBC636B715B486E90361ACEF4CDB5A8>.
APA: FRONTLINE Special Report; Beirut: The Last Home Movie. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FCBC636B715B486E90361ACEF4CDB5A8
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