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Z Channel : A Magnificent Obsession
Release Date: May 16, 2004
|Production Companies||:||Maja Films, Fresh Produce Films, Independent Film Channel|
|Producers||:||F. X. Feeney, Marshall Persinger, Alison Palmer Bourke, Susan Heimbeinder, Jonathan Montepare, Rick Ross, Steve Matzkin, Leslie Lowell, Ed Carroll|
A documentary on the Z Channel, one of the first pay cable stations in the US, and its programming chief, Jerry Harvey. Debuting in 1974, the LA-based channel's eclectic slate of movies became a prime example of the untapped power of cable television.