Network (1976) - How To Write Satire
by Just Write
Paddy Chayefsky’s 1976 film, Network, directed by Sydney Lumet, continues to be one of the most relevant films ever made. In this video essay, Sage Hyden analyzes some of the notes Chayefsky made while writing the film, to figure out how Network became Network.
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