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Episode Guide
EPISODE 702
Airdate: December 25, 2007

• Overview
• TV and Web Credits

OVERVIEW

Uganda: A Little Goes a Long Way
FRONTLINE/World reporter Clark Boyd travels to Uganda to explore the impact of microfinance and, in particular, how a San Francisco-based nonprofit called Kiva.org is using the Web to connect borrowers with lenders, person-to-person online. The concept of Kiva is simple. With just a credit card, a lender in the U.S. can make a loan as small as $25 to a small business in the developing world. read more

Poland: Chopin’s Heart
Filmmaker Marian Marzynski visits his native Poland to witness the 15th Frederic Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw. Eight hundred contestants, from 19 countries, sign up for the nail-biting musical marathon, which provides exquisite music and plenty of surprises. read more

South Africa: The Play Pump
Correspondent Amy Costello brings us a surprisingly upbeat tale about Trevor Field, a entrepreneur who decided to tackle South Africa's water woes in his own novel and enterprising way. read more

Mexico: The Ballad of Juan Quezada
FRONTLINE/World reporter Macarena Hernández travels to the Mexican state of Chihuahua to meet the man who brought fame and prosperity to Mata Ortiz, his rural village, by reviving the traditional pottery-making techniques of the Paquime Indians. read more

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TV AND WEB CREDITS

UGANDA: A LITTLE GOES A LONG WAY
Producers: DAVID RITSHER, JOSIAH HOOPER; Reporter: CLARK BOYD; Editor: DAVID RITSHER; Camera: JOSIAH HOOPER; Additional Camera: MARJORIE McAFEE, TUPAC SAAVEDRA; Music: ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION MUSIC, LLC; Senior Associate Producer: SACHI CUNNINGHAM; Associate Producers: MARJORIE MCAFEE, CHARLOTTE BUCHEN, ZACH STAUFFER; Series Editor: STEPHEN TALBOT; Series Executive Director: SHARON TILLER; Executive Producer: DAVID FANNING; Special Thanks: UC BERKELEY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM, KNIGHT SCIENCE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP AT MIT; For the web: Interactive Associate Producers: ROBERT KRIEGER, SONIA NARANG; Interactive Designer: PAM STATZ; Senior Interactive Producer/Editor: JACKIE BENNION.

POLAND: CHOPIN'S HEART
Producer/Reporter: MARIAN MARZYNSKI; Camera: WOJCIECH STARON; Editor: BEN HOWARD; Special Thanks: MACIEJ PADEREWSKI, MAREK SMIETANKO, OPHRA YERUSHALAMI, 15TH INTERNATIONAL CHOPIN PIANO COMPETITION, FREDERIC CHOPIN ACADEMY OF MUSIC IN WARSAW; Associate Producers: MARJORIE MCAFEE, TIMOTHY WHEELER, SAMANTHA GRANT WIESLER; Senior Associate Producer: SACHI CUNNINGHAM; Coordinating Producer: DAVID RITSHER; Series Editor: STEPHEN TALBOT; Series Executive Director: SHARON TILLER; Executive Producer: DAVID FANNING; For the Web: Associate Producers: JOELLE JAFFE, SINGELI AGNEW; Interactive Designer/Developer: KEI GOWDA; Senior Interactive Producer: JACKIE BENNION.

SOUTH AFRICA: THE PLAY PUMP
Reporter: AMY COSTELLO; Producer and Camera: CASSANDRA HERRMAN; Additional Camera MARK SIMON, MICHAEL YELSETH, IAN MILER, PETER RUDDEN; Music: ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION MUSIC, LLC; Editor: David Ritsher; Additional Editing: MARJORIE MCAFEE; Senior Producers: SHARON TILLER, STEPHEN TALBOT.

MEXICO: THE BALLAD OF JUAN QUEZADA
Produced and Filmed by: JOSIAH HOOPER; Reported by: MACARENA HERNANDEZ; Editor: DAVID RITSHER; Senior Producer: STEPHEN TALBOT; Music: ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION MUSIC, LLC; Special Thanks: SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS NEWS, KURV NEWS RADIO, EDINBURG TEXAS, A DIVISION BMP RADIO; Produced in association with the UC BERKELEY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM

FOR FRONTLINE/WORLD
Coordinating Producer: DAVID RITSHER; Senior Associate Producer: MARJORIE MCAFEE, ARIANA REGUZZONI; Associate Producer: CHARLOTTE BUCHEN; Production Assistants: MANAL AHMAD, ANDI MCDANIEL, ALISON SATAKE; Senior Interactive Producer/Editor: JACKIE BENNION; Interactive Associate Producer: MATTHEW VREE; Web Designer: REBECCA GRAY; Business Manager: TOBEE PHIPPS; Unit Manager: MARY SULLIVAN; Compliance Manager: LISA PALONE; Contracts Manager: CYNTHIA AHN; Promotion: DIANE BUXTON, SAUNDRA ST. LOUIS, ALISSA ROONEY, JESSICA SMITH, PHIL ZIMMERMAN; Marketing Consultant: KITA CETRULO; Legal: ERIC BRASS, JAY FIALKOV, JANICE FLOOD, SCOTT KARDEL; Satellite Photos: GEOEYE, NASA/GSFC, MODIS RAPID RESPONSE; Theme Music: SUPREME BEINGS OF LEISURE; Director of New Media and Technology; SAM BAILEY; Online Editor: JIM FERGUSON; Sound Mix: JIM SULLIVAN; Post Production Director: CHRIS FOURNELLE; On-Air Promotion: MISSY FREDERICK; Assistant Editor: MING XUE; Post Production Assistant: ERIN ANGUISH; Series Design: JOHN MACGIBBON; FRONTLINE Coordinating Producer: ROBIN PARMELEE; FRONTLINE Director of Broadcast; TIM MANGINI; FRONTLINE Series Manager: JIM BRACCIALE; Senior Producer: KEN DORNSTEIN; Series Editor: STEPHEN TALBOT; Series Executive Director: SHARON TILLER; Executive Producer: DAVID FANNING.

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