Ex Libris

Photos and Conveyer Belt

Clip | 55s

Frederick Wiseman's latest documentary, Ex Libris - The New York Public Library, goes behind the scenes of one of the greatest knowledge institutions in the world, and reveals it as a place of welcome, cultural exchange and learning. In this clip, staff work to sort archival photos, and man the book return conveyer belt.

Aired: 08/01/18

Rating: NR

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Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), JustFilms/Ford Foundation, Independent Television Service (ITVS), Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program, The Pershing Square Foundation, LEF Moving Image, Kanopy, and from viewers like you. Fiscal Sponsorship provided by Utah Film Center.