or


VICE
Air Date: Friday, May 19, 2017
Time Slot: 7:30 PM-8:00 PM EST on HBO
Episode Title: (#66/512) "Women Behind Bars / The Business of Making Art"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

Show #66 (season 5, edition 12)

Debut: FRIDAY, MAY 19 (7:30-8:00 p.m. ET/PT)

"Women Behind Bars": The number of women incarcerated in the U.S. has increased 700% since 1980, overwhelming prisons and jails originally designed for men. The majority are nonviolent offenders and mothers serving out sentences in facilities often unprepared to address their most basic needs. Isobel Yeung spends time in prisons across the country, discovering what it means to be an American woman behind bars.

"The Business of Making Art": Andy Warhol's work dramatically redefined the notion of art and questioned the very idea of what it means for an artist to make art. With Warhol's art now fetching tremendous sums, Ben Anderson embarks on a journey through the art world with some of Warhol's master printers to explore not just the question "What is art?," but, "What is a Warhol?"

Share |







VICE (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
4/5/13 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (summer 2017)
TIME SLOT:
fridays from 11:00 PM-11:30 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
5 (29 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through 2018 (35 episodes a year) on 3/26/15
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, January 2017) VICE: HBO partners with VICE on this innovative weekly news magazine show, hosted by VICE Media founder Shane Smith, covering the kinds of stories often overlooked by mainstream media outlets. The Emmy(R)-winning weekly series is executive produced by Bill Maher, Shane Smith, Eddy Moretti and Josh Tyrangiel, with CNN's Fareed Zakaria serving as consultant. The show returns for its fifth season Feb. 24.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Shane Smith as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· B.J. Levin as EP
· Bill Maher as EP
· Eddy Moretti as EP
· Fareed Zakaria as CP
· Shane Smith as EP
GENRE(S):
· newsmagazine
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Vice Media