For every $1 of federal funding, public broadcasting stations raise more than $6 from local sources — a tremendous return and a successful public-private partnership. Still, the new administration is proposing to eliminate this funding and leave millions of Americans without what they believe is the most trusted source of news, information and early education in the country.
Matthew Socey reviews the Academy Award nominated short films (animated and live action) and the ROBOCOP remake. He talks to IU Cinema Director Jon Vickers about a Philip Seymour Hoffman film festival. Fair Sweet Bianca Slagle also has a Shirley Temple tribute and there are other Dead People We Like.