Deadline - Inside the Newspaper Industry: Forbidden Places Series
Catalogue Number: MAPL04
Producer: Maplerock Entertainment Inc.
Subject: Business Studies, Canadian World Studies, Documentary, Global Studies, Media and Communications, Social Media, Social Sciences, Tech/Voc
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 1995
Running Time: 50:50
The logistics of producing a national, daily newspaper are staggering. Over a 24 hour period a newspaper must be written, designed, composed, printed and delivered to hundreds of thousands of readers spread over thousands of kilometres. It would be impossible without science and technology - from digital cameras that transmit photographs via cellular phones to satellite distribution across the continent.