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FRONTLINE Special Report; Making of Comrades, The

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FRONTLINE Special Report
Making of Comrades, The
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FRONTLINE is investigative journalism that questions, explains and changes our world. Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as PBS's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

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British journalist Mark Frankland, who lives in the Soviet Union, and series anchor Judy Woodruff interview the producers of "Comrades", probing what it was like to film in the Soviet Union; clips from the series are included. Broadcast in 1986.

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