Fishko Files from WNYC
Fishko Files from WNYC

Oscar Night and the Blacklist

June 4, 20148 min
Fifteen years ago, a contentious battle erupted over the presentation of a special Academy Award to director Elia Kazan –who had named the names of some his colleagues during the Blacklist years.  Just before that Oscar night, 1999, WNYC’s Sara Fishko spoke to writer Walter Bernstein, a victim of the Blacklist, to hear his side of the story.     WNYC Production Credits Mix Engineer: Wayne Shulmister Associate Producer: Laura Mayer WNYC Newsroom Editor: Karen Frillmann

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