The latest documentary by Frederick Wiseman finds the legendary documentarian turning his sights on the inner workings of the University of California, Berkeley, our nation’s most prestigious public university. At a time of financial crises, student dissatisfaction, and administrative transition, Wiseman takes a broad view. Can universities like Berkeley weather the storm in an age of rampant privatization? At Berkeley is a pe netrating look at education as a possible last bastion of an increasingly marginalized idea: “the public good.”
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