TITLE

Shining a light on their follies

AUTHOR(S)
Horn, Miriam
PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/12/93, Vol. 114 Issue 14, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses this week's presentation of Frederick Wiseman's 1967 documentary on Bridgewater State Hospital in Bridgewater, Massachusetts entitled `Titicut Follies,' on public television which marks the first time a national audience has ever seen it. Only film ever censored in America for reasons other than obscenity or national security; The twenty-four year secret; The 1987 lawsuits; Reform at Bridgewater; Film's usefulness to Bridgewater; More.
ACCESSION #
9304050620

 

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