Episode 6

Episode 6

Volunteers (1978) by Leon Oboler profiles the Shamokin City Fire Department.…

Episode 5

The Birthday (1977) by Edwin Moses makes a close examination of the city at that time, reflecting on America during it’s 200th year and presenting a look back at evolving expectations in a tumultuous time.…

Episode 4

Paper Soldier (1973) by D. Appleby, J. Goodman, L. Ponzek, M.…

Episode 3

Edwin Moses’ short documentary Underdog was made in the weeks preceding the 1975 mayoral election in Philadelphia, portraying contemporary media coverage, press conferences, and interviews with citizens on the street.…

Episode 2

News Film (1976) by E. Edward Star showcases the emerging medium of film in the news industry and how film was gathered and edited for television news stories at 6ABC.…

Episode 1

Bob Saget

Student films from students attending the School of Media and Communication during the 1970s and 1980s are shown.…