A look at the newspaper industry - Part I

04/17/08 Mitch E. Perry
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Another film festival is taking place this weekend in Tampa. Among the films being screened at the the Ybor Festival of the Moving Image is a documentary examing the fragile condition of the American newspaper industry. It’s called, Stop the Presses: The American Newspaper in Peril, and is co-directed and produced by Tampa native Manny Mendoza.

The film will be shown Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. and 11 a.m. Saturday at the Hillsborough Community College Performing Arts Building in Ybor City. In the first of a two-part interview, Mendoza discussed with what led him to making this film.

Tune in tomorrow for the second part of this interview.

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