Tomorrow in their hands

United States, 1965

Film
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Illustrates some of the uses of non-military aid to developing nations. Film of actual aid projects in El Salvador, Bolivia, India, Pakistan, Thailand and Ethiopia is used to show that the major objectives of US aid to these nations depends largely on self-help and cooperation in each participating country. Narrated by Jason Robards.

Credits

producer/director

Gene Searchinger

production company

Equinox Films

Language

English

Duration

00:28:12:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29630

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Developing countries

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Developing countries

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Developing countries - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Economic assistance

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → International cooperation

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → United States - Foreign relations

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Self-reliance

History → History

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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