1968: Life in the Ghetto

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Joe Saltzman ’62

In the aftermath of the Watts riots, Joe Saltzman produced a groundbreaking documentary, “Black on Black,” for CBS, capturing the diverse voices and perspectives of African-Americans in Los Angeles. Among other honors, the film received the Edward R. Murrow Award, the first NAACP image award and a regional Emmy from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

 

Black on Black – July 1968

 

 

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