April 24, 2019: Glenn Silber: The War At Home
Francesca talks with broadcast journalist, producer/director Glenn Silber about the acclaimed documentary he co-directed, The War At Home. First released in 1979, its been digitally re-mastered an re-released this year.
Nominated for an Academy Award and cited by film critic Roger Ebert as one of the twenty greatest political films of all time, THE WAR AT HOME vividly chronicles the anti-war protest movement through the lens of its history in Madison through a powerful combination of rare archival footage and interviews with student leaders.
Glenn Silber is a long-time network television news producer who produced more than 80 prime-time newsmagazine stories for CBS News and ABC News, as well as several feature documentaries for broadcast on PBS. He was twice nominated for an Academy Award for Best Feature Documentary, in addition to many other awards for his work as an independent producer/director and broadcast journalist.