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The Question of Television Violence

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A film report of the hearings of the United States Senate Subcommittee on Communications investigating the effects of television violence. An NFB crew recorded the four days of intensive debate in Washington, where representations were made by the three major networks, the Surgeon General of the United States, independent scientists, and representatives of concerned parent groups. The hearings established that there is a correlation between violence on the screen and violence in real life.

1972, 56 min

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Chris Statuette - Category: Documentary
International Film and Video Festival
October 25 1973, Columbus - USA

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