TITLE

PBS

PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/18/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 31/32, SPECIAL REPORT. p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the independent film programming of PBS television network in the U.S. Prevalence of documentaries featured; Average budget for film acquisitions; Citations of the 2003 pickups.
ACCESSION #
10624606

 

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