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The witness.

Solomon, James (James D.), (film director,, film producer.). Genovese, William, 1948- (executive producer,, interviewer,, on-screen participant.). Jacobson, Melissa, (film producer.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 89 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : FilmRise, 2016.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by James Soloman.
Participant or Performer Note:
William Genovese.
Summary, etc.:
The name "Kitty Genovese" became synonymous with urban apathy after "The New York Times" printed an article stating that she was stabbed to death during an attack that lasted more than half an hour, while 38 witnesses did nothing. Fifty years later, her brother uncovers a lie that transformed his life, condemned a city and defined an era.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Genovese, Kitty, 1935-1964.
Murder victims > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Murder > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Witnesses > New York (State) > New York.
Police > New York (State) > New York.

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