14 Days to Remember

United States, 1989

Film
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A compilation of news footage covering historic events of the past thirty years: 1961 - East Germany builds the Berlin Wall; 1963 - U.S. President Kennedy is assassinated; 1968 - Soviet forces invade Czechoslovakia; 1969 - the first man on the moon; 1974 - the U.S. Watergate scandal; 1975 - the fall of Saigon ending the Vietnam War; 1980 - Iranian Embassy Siege; 1981 - the wedding of Britain’s Prince Charles and Lady Diana; 1982 - Britain invades the Falklands and wins back the islands; 1984 - the IRA attempt to blow up the entire British Cabinet meeting at Brighton; 1984 - Bhopal where poison gas leaks kill more than 3,000 Indians; 1986 - the Shuttle Disaster; 1986 - the Russian nuclear reactor at Chernobyl blows; 1988 - the tragedy of the Armenian earthquake.

Credits

director

Peter Hood

producer

Bob Whittington

production company

I T N

Language

English

Duration

00:58:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36981

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Germany (East) - Social life and customs

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Vietnam War, 1961-1975

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chernobyl Ukraine, 1986

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Disasters

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chernobyl Ukraine, 1986

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Disasters

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chernobyl Ukraine, 1986

History → Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989

History → Disasters

History → Great Britain - History - Elizabeth II, 1952-

History → Monarchy - Great Britain

History → United States - History - 1945-

History → United States - History - 1969-

History → Watergate Affair, 1972-1974

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Moon - Exploration

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Space flight - History

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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