Online Video Obits Getting Traction at The New York Times
Description:With the death this of longtime John F. Kennedy advisor Theodore C. Sorensen, the New York Times published a long obituary accompanies by a 27-minute video documentary on Sunday, October 31.
We sat down with Ann Derry, Editorial Director of Video and Television at the New York Times. She explains the value these videos bring to the popular news site. She said the Sorenson video was quite popular and generated footage requests from television news operations. (1:37)