TV news: behind the scenes

United States, 1973

Film
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Episode of Series “The World of work”.
Follows one day’s preparation of an evening TV news broadcast at a major New York studio, showing how stories are assigned and reported, with examples of on the spot coverage. Concentrates on the editorial and technical teamwork involved in the selection and final preparation of news stories to be presented on air, with special emphasis on the contributions of key members of the newsroom staff. Narrated by John Barnes.

Credits

co-director

Randolph Hobler

Michael Livesey

producer

John Barnes

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Language

English

Duration

00:26:27:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29169

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Broadcast journalism

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Editing

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Journalism

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Mass media

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Mass media - Study and teaching

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Reporters and reporting

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television - Equipment and supplies

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television - Production and direction

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television broadcasting of news

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Mass media - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Literature → Editing

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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