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Reporters, The; Film Festival I



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Reporters, The
Film Festival I
Series Description

Premiered October 12, 1970, Succeeded by Evening Compass in January 1974

A 30-minute show to deliver accurate news and information with a concentration on important issues and continuity of coverage. 30 minutes, 5 nights a week. The Reporters boasted a format that covered “neighborhood” stories other media might miss and incorporated a state news digest in 1973. Staff included Stephen Teichner, Maureen Bunyan, Alan Lupo, Dianne Dumanoski, Joseph Day, Ed Baumeister, Rosemary Driscoll, Lee Daniels, Greg Pilkington and Judy Stoia.

See Program Guides and Prime Times: October 1970, January and May 1971, May 1973 Series release date: 10/12/1970

Program Description

Best of Reporters film reports:

1) Beverly High School Drum and Bugle Corps 2) Watertown Trash Incinerator 3) Profile of musician Len Ross as he plays his final gig after a sixteen month long engagement at local Cambridge Hotel. Replaced by band Share/Cher featuring Carol Cass.

Series description: WGBH News program 1970-1973



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Broadcast program

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News Report
Chicago: “Reporters, The; Film Festival I,” 08/14/1973, GBH Archives, accessed February 22, 2024,
MLA: “Reporters, The; Film Festival I.” 08/14/1973. GBH Archives. Web. February 22, 2024. <>.
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