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Episode Guide
EPISODE 705
Airdate: June 24, 2008

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OVERVIEW

Jesus in China
A Massive wave of Christianity has been sweeping across China in recent years, and the Chinese ruling party, officially atheist, in now struggling to figure out how to control it. In this join project of FRONTLINE/World and the Chicago Tribune, reporter Evan Osnos investigates how this movement could potentially transform at an explosive moment in its development. read more

Asia and Africa: Living on the Edge
For the last year and a half, reporter and producer Martin Smith has been investigating global climate change for "Heat," a two-hour FRONTLINE broadcast to air this fall. In "Living on the Edge," Smith travels to the foothills of the Himalayas, to parched areas of Eastern Africa and to the Namibian coast to share some devastating field notes from this looming environmental catastrophe. read more

India: Design Like You Give a Damn
In the aftermath of 2004's devastating Indian Ocean tsunami, a new movement of architects is looking to help solve humanitarian problems through innovative design. FRONTLINE/World reporter Singeli Agnew travels to Tamil Nadu, India, to see the work of Architecture for Humanity, a nonprofit that links local communities in need with a network of architects excited to help. read more

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TV AND WEB CREDITS

JESUS IN CHINA
Produced by: CASSANDRA HERRMAN; Reported by: EVAN OSNOS; Editor: STEPHANIE CHALLBERG; Senior Producer: KEN DORNSTEIN; Camera: CASSANDRA HERRMAN; Additional Camera: SAM BEATTIE, NATHAN MAUGER; Production Assistant: XU WAN; Music: ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION MUSIC LLC; Archival: JOURNEYMAN PICTURES, APTN, VOICES OF THE MARTYRS, CHINA SOUL FOR CHRIST FOUNDATION (THE CROSS); Translators / Transcriptions: XING HANG, MUN CHEE YONG, JINGZIAN LU, XUAN WANG; A FRONTLINE/World Co-production in association with the Chicago Tribune.

ASIA AND AFRICA: LIVING ON THE EDGE
Written and Reported by: MARTIN SMITH; Produced by: CHRIS DURRANCE; Edited by: BEN HOWARD; Camera: DAVID BREASHEARS, TIMOTHY GRUCZA, NICK HUGHES, BEN MCCOY; Sound: DREW LEVINSON; Additional reporting: VICTORIA SCHLESINGER; Associate Producer: JENNIFER SAMUEL; Additional editing: BRIAN KAMERZEL; Music: ASKOLD BUK; Fixers: CLAIRE ATTWOOD (NAMIBIA), BEATRICE KARANGA (KENYA); Intern: DEAN DECHIARO; Archival Materials: CORBIS, ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY, MAGNUM PHOTO; A FRONTLINE/WORLD Co-production with RAINmedia

INDIA: DESIGN LIKE YOU GIVE A DAMN
Produced by: CHARLOTTE BUCHEN; Reported by: SINGELI AGNEW; Editor: DAVID RITSHER; Additional Editing: SERENE FANG; Senior Producer: KEN DORNSTEIN; Camera: CHARLOTTE BUCHEN; Additional Camera: SINGELI AGNEW; Additional Sound: JASON BLALOCK; Translation: P. KARTHI KEYAN, DR. KAL BALAVENKATESAN, THE ESTABAN LANGUAGE CENTER; Music: ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION MUSIC LLC; Archival: APTN; Stills: ARCHITECTURE FOR HUMANITY, LEAD INDIA, PURNIMA MCCUTCHEON, SIDAREC, CHARLOTTE BUCHEN, PBS FRONTLINE/World

FOR FRONTLINE/WORLD
Coordinating Producer: DAVID RITSHER; Senior Associate Producer: MARJORIE MCAFEE; Associate Producer: ANDRES CEDIEL; Outreach Coordinator: CHARLOTTE BUCHEN; Production Assistants: LYRA FREDERICK, TALIA KENNEDY; Interactive Associate Producer: MATTHEW VREE; Interactive Producer, Special Projects: JOE RUBIN; 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, BETH LOWELL; 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; FRONTLINE/World Story Editor: AMANDA PIKE; Senior Interactive Producer: JACKIE BENNION; Senior Producer: KEN DORNSTEIN; Series Editor: STEPHEN TALBOT; Series Executive Director: SHARON TILLER; Executive Producer: DAVID FANNING

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