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The Making of the television news

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Summary:Behind-the-scenes view of production of television news. Follows events on one day from early morning until the end of the six o'clock news to show the complex process by which teams of reporters and cameramen around the world relay the news of the day as it happens to the BBC Television Centre in London.
Contributor:Mansfield, John
Provider:British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Television Production and direction
Television broadcasting of news
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Broadcasting, Communications
Films@UM Browse terms:TV, Film
Collection:Films@UM
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