48 Hours on Crack Street


2h 1986

Brief Synopsis

The nation's drug crises is chronicled in intimate, ugly cinema verite during one weekend. Ten CBS News Correspondents and 15 crews travel with the police and DEA agents, and stake out hospitals, street corners, law courts, schools and sports arenas to report on the sale, use and effect of drugs.

Film Details

Also Known As
CBS News Special (09/02/86)
Release Date
1986

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

The nation's drug crises is chronicled in intimate, ugly cinema verite during one weekend. Ten CBS News Correspondents and 15 crews travel with the police and DEA agents, and stake out hospitals, street corners, law courts, schools and sports arenas to report on the sale, use and effect of drugs.

Crew

David Adams

Sound

Lew Allison

Producer

Roberto Alvarez

Photography

Margery Baker Riker

Producer

Aubrey Barnard

Photography

Amy Bernstein

Researcher

Bernard Birnbaum

Producer

Skip Brand

Photography

Ray Bribiesca

Photography

Skip Brown

Photography

Tommy Byrne

Sound

Bert Canaie

Sound

Tom Conner

Sound

Chris Crummett

Sound

Jude Dratt

Producer

Joe Duncan

Photography

Wayde Duncan

Sound

Andrew Finkelstein

Editor

Patrice Fletcher

Producer

Carl Gilman

Photography

Steve Glauber

Producer

Bob Green

Editor

Joe Halderman

Producer

Alan Hand

Photography

Anton Higgins

Sound

Lori Hillman

Producer

Frank Hodnett

Editor

Judith Hole

Producer

Donna Inserra

Producer

Stephen Jackson

Photography

Otto Kennedy

Sound

Julian Krajewski

Photography

Carolyn Kresky

Producer

Keith Kulin

Photography

Brian Lacey

Sound

Paul Lederman

Sound

Randy Levine

Editor

Warren Lewis

Producer

Jim Lieu

Sound

Norman M Lloyd

Photography

Tony Long

Sound

Martin Lopez

Sound

Warren Lustig

Editor

Mike Marriott

Photography

Mike Mceachern

Photography

Marikay Mead

Producer

Celia Michaels

Editor

Sarah Morton

Researcher

Maurice Murad

Producer

Bill Nieves

Producer

Brian Nolan

Sound

Pat O'dell

Photography

George Osterkamp

Producer

John Reade

Producer

Bob Reingold

Editor

Joan Richman

Production

Roxanne Russell

Producer

Lisa Sanders

Producer

David Schneider

Producer

Jane Schulberg

Producer

Jerry J Siegel

Editor

Bill Skane

Producer

Arthur Smith

Photography

Martha Smith

Sound

Steven T Smith

Photography

Jennifer Snopek

Sound

Mirek Snopek

Photography

Nancy Solomon

Producer

Ira Sutow

Producer

Jim Thale

Sound

Joan Turturro

Editor

Lane Venardos

Executive Producer

Mary Walsh

Producer

Wendy Wang

Editor

Bill Willson

Producer

J W Womack

Sound

Tom Yellin

Producer

Film Details

Also Known As
CBS News Special (09/02/86)
Release Date
1986

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia