Reality TV turns eye on student press

A new documentary, titled “The Paper,” which had its first airing April 7 at the Philadelphia Film Festival, takes an in depth look at the student press through the eyes of a group of editors.The film is slated for a national airing on PBS as part of its Independent Lens series that begins in October. Thefilm focuses on the staff of Penn State’s student newspaper, The Daily Collegian. It highlights the frustrations and difficulties the staff faces in simply getting the story.

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