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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (89 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : FilmRise, 2015.

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Originally produced by FilmRise in 2015.
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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.
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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.
Murder in mass media.
Murder victims.
New York (N.Y.)
Genre: Documentary films.

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