Go Inside the Newsroom
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“A vital, indispensable hell-raiser. Potent and provocative.”
– Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
“Slick, fun, and surprisingly sexy.”
– John Lopez, Vanity Fair
“Essential viewing for news junkies”
– Stephen Garrett, Esquire
“For journalism junkies, it's similar to the thrill of glimpsing the man behind the curtain of the great and powerful Oz.”
– Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly
“**** A terrific tale.”
– Joe Neumaier, NY Daily News
about the film
PAGE ONE: Inside the New York Times gains unprecented access to The New York Times newsroom and the inner workings of the Media Desk. With the Internet surpassing print as the main news source and newspapers all over the country going bankrupt, PAGE ONE chronicles the transformation of the media industry at its time of greatest turmoil. It gives us an up-close look at the vibrant cross-cubicle debates and collaborations, tenacious jockeying for on-the-record quotes, and skillful page-one pitching that produce the "daily miracle" of a great news organization. What emerges is a nuanced portrait of journalists continuing to produce extraordinary work under increasingly difficult circumstances.
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Consider the Source
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