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The Resource News war (DVD), [produced by] WGBH Boston ; executive producer David Fanning, (videorecording)

News war (DVD), [produced by] WGBH Boston ; executive producer David Fanning, (videorecording)

Label
News war (DVD)
Title
News war (DVD)
Statement of responsibility
[produced by] WGBH Boston ; executive producer David Fanning
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • [Parts 1-3] Looks at the impact of political, cultural, legal and economic forces on the news media. Traces the recent history of American journalism from Watergate to the war on terror and how the freedom of the press is being challenged
  • [Part 4] Examines the rise of Al Jazeera's influence in the Middle East; also profiles reporters who were killed, jailed or exiled in 2006
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Frontline (Television program)
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • [Parts 1-3] Reporter: Lowell Bergman ; narrator: Will Lyman
  • [Part 4] Reporters: Greg Barker, Sheila Coronel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fanning, David
  • Bergman, Lowell
  • Lyman, Will
  • Barker, Greg
  • Coronel, Sheila S
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
270
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Al Jazeera (Television network)
  • Government and the press
  • Freedom of the press
  • Confidential communications
  • Attribution of news
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Journalists
Technique
live action
Label
News war (DVD), [produced by] WGBH Boston ; executive producer David Fanning, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part 1-3 originally aired on Frontline between Feb. 13 and 27, 2007; part 4 aired on Frontline World in 2007
  • DVD special feature: teacher's guide PDF
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Secrets, sources & spin (parts 1 & 2) -- What's happening to the news (part 3) -- Stories from a small planet (part 4)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 4 hrs., 30 min.)
Isbn
9780793692071
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887007085
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences;
Publisher number
FRON6200
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; stereo ; pdf file access require DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD
Label
News war (DVD), [produced by] WGBH Boston ; executive producer David Fanning, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Part 1-3 originally aired on Frontline between Feb. 13 and 27, 2007; part 4 aired on Frontline World in 2007
  • DVD special feature: teacher's guide PDF
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Secrets, sources & spin (parts 1 & 2) -- What's happening to the news (part 3) -- Stories from a small planet (part 4)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 4 hrs., 30 min.)
Isbn
9780793692071
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887007085
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences;
Publisher number
FRON6200
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; stereo ; pdf file access require DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD

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