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Dead Weight at Best: The Frozen Voices of Women Explorers


Slug/Label AV.Dead Weigh at Best. Full Doc
Date Aired or Published Part 1 aired Dec 20, Part 2 Jan 3, 2021
Media outlet where first aired or published: CBC
Name of Program: Atlantic Voice
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Running time (TV/Radio): Full doc is 54:00 (It aired in two 26:10 min parts on Atlantic Voice)

Short explanation of the story and how it developed:

Latonia Hartery is a filmmaker and explorer, she pitched Atlantic Voice and Producer Angela Antle partnered with Network Radio to do two documentaries. Both parts (26:00) aired separately on Atlantic Voice and as one 54:00 doc on CBC network on New Year's Day 2021

Resources of the newsroom (money and time) available to complete the story:

Atlantic Voice and Network Radio shared the costs.

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