Making the News

Australia, 1990

TV show
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Making the news is the most detailed study yet made of how a modern television newsroom operates. This video goes into detail of the technology resources, planning and decision making that makes up the production of a television news bulletin. Follow the role of each key player in the newsroom - the chief of staff, news director, journalists, camera-crews, network executives and graphics department. The video comprises seven segments:- Making the news; The bulletin; The reporter; Technology; Decisions; The presenters; Reflections on telling the news. Introduced by Mary Delahunty. A Teacher’s guide which includes question and stimulus sheets is available to accompany the video.

Credits

producer

Richard Hunn

production company

ABC-TV (Australia)

Language

English

Duration

02:30:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36496

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

People → Delahunty, Mary

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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