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EPISODE 703
Airdate: February 26, 2008

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OVERVIEW

Pakistan: State of Emergency
In “State of Emergency,” a joint project of FRONTLINE/World and the Christian Science Monitor, David Montero investigates a mysterious Taliban cleric who has been waging war against the Pakistani government in the beautiful former tourist region of Swat Valley. Montero also reports from the capital, where President Pervez Musharraf is battling moderates who demand that he restore democracy and step down. read more

Russia: Putin’s Plan
On the eve of the March 2 presidential election, FRONTLINE/World reporter Victoria Gamburg follows Russia’s democratic opposition as it attempts to campaign against the most popular leader in the country’s modern history. While President Putin has Dmitri Medvedev as his successor, he is expected to stay very much in control. read more

Cuba: The Art Revolution
FRONTLINE/World reporter Natasha Del Toro travels to Cuba to see how visual artists have managed to create an art revolution in a country where political free speech has been largely suppressed. She meets Los Carpinteros (“The Carpenters”) Marco Castillo and Dago Rodriguez, whose huge sculptures are world-renowned and command high prices on the international art market. read more

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TV AND WEB CREDITS

PAKISTAN: STATE OF EMERGENCY
Produced and Reported by: DAVID MONTERO; Editors: STEPHANIE CHALLBERG, SERENE FANG; Senior Producers: KEN DORNSTEIN, STEPHEN TALBOT; Associate Producers: CHARLOTTE BUCHEN, ANDRES CEDIEL; Camera: HIMRAN ALEXANDER; Translation: FERESHTA PAGHMANI, MANAL M. AHMAD, MUHAMMAD KHAN; Archival Materials: JOURNEYMAN PICTURES, ABC News VideoSource, PAKISTAN TELEVISION; Music; ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION MUSIC LLC; PRODUCED IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR

RUSSIA: PUTIN'S PLAN
Produced, Reported and Directed by: VICTORIA GAMBURG; Editor: DAVID RITSHER; Senior Producer: KEN DORNSTEIN; Camera: VICTORIA GAMBURG; Additional Camera: YURI BURAK, EVGENY KYURBATOV, PETER MIKOV; Production Assistant: ANASTASIA IZUMSKAYA; Archival Footage: JOURNEYMAN PICTURES; Music composed, arranged, and performed by: SCROTE/BUNDINI MUSIC

CUBA: THE ART REVOLUTION
Produced and Reported by: NATASHA DEL TORO; Editor: DAVID RITSHER; Senior Producers: STEPHEN TALBOT, SHARON TILLER; Additional Editing: ANDRES CEDIEL; Camera/Sound: ROB HARRIS, TUPAC SAAVEDRA, ERIC DELGADO; Advisors: ELIZABETH FISHMAN, ALISA SOLOMAN, FRANCIS NEGRON-MUNTANER; Archival Footage: AP ARCHIVE

FOR FRONTLINE/WORLD
Coordinating Producer: DAVID RITSHER; Senior Associate Producer: MARJORIE MCAFEE; Associate Producer: ANDRES CEDIEL; Outreach Coordinator: 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 SALVATORI; Promotion: DIANE BUXTON, SANDY ST. LOUIS, ALISSA ROONEY, JESSICA SMITH; Marketing Consultant: KITO CETRULO; Legal: ERIC BRASS, JAY FIALKOV, JANICE FLOOD, SCOTT KARDEL; Satellite Photos: GEOEYE; 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: MEGAN MCGOUGH; 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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