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Signal to noise : life with television

Author: Cara MertesNorman CowieBarbara AbrashKelly AndersonGreat Plains National Instructional Television Library.All authors
Publisher: Lincoln, NE : GPN, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the relationship between television and society, "reality" as portrayed on television, television as an information source, and issues involved in controlling what is broadcast on television. Uses interviews and archival footage.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cara Mertes; Norman Cowie; Barbara Abrash; Kelly Anderson; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; Mixed Media Projects, Inc.
OCLC Number: 35663517
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Copyright held by Mixed Media Projects, Inc.
Credits: Executive producer, Cara Mertes ; directors of photography, Stephen McCarthy, Ellen Kuras ; editors, Kelly Korzan, Paul Dougherty, Mary Manhardt; ; music, Michele Navazio.
Description: 3 videocassettes (57 min. each) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: Program 1. Watching TV watching us --
Program 2. TV reality? --
Program 3. Remote control.
Other Titles: Watching TV watching us.
TV reality?
Remote control.
Life with television
Responsibility: written, produced and directed by Cara Mertes ; senior producer, Barbara Abrash ; co-producer, Kelly Anderson ; co-director, Norman Cowie.

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Explores the relationship between television and society, "reality" as portrayed on television, television as an information source, and issues involved in controlling what is broadcast on television. Uses interviews and archival footage.

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