TV news

United States, 1981

TV show
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Episode of Series “Media Probes”.
John Cameron Swayze, US television’s first national anchorman, examines how the drive for ratings has led to some dazzling newsroom packages. Highlights the notion of style in TV news programs and the image of the network for the audience, while touching briefly on the limitations of television as a news medium. Suitable for upper secondary and tertiary levels.

Credits

production company

Laybourne

Lemle

producer/director

Martin Ostrow

Duration

00:28:51:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1981

Appears in

Media Probes

Group of items

Media Probes

Explore

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

507574

Language

English

Subject categories

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

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Mass media - Social aspects

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

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

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television - Psychological aspects

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television broadcasting - Social aspects

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

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

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

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Mass media - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Television broadcasting - Social aspects

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

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Television

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/98124--tv-news/ |title=TV news |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=25 October 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}