In the year of the pig

United States, 1969

Film
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A graphically terse indictment of the U.S. involvement in Vietnam. The film uses archival footage, newsclips and interviews to present both a background history to the war and a condemnation of the foreign policy of the U.S. towards South-East Asia. Features footage and interviews of J. F. Kennedy, Eisenhower, Nixon and L. B. Johnson as well as the commentary of soldiers, activists and journalists. The film had a considerable impact and effect on the Australian anti-war movement.

Credits

producer/director

Emile de Antonio

production company

Monday Film Production Company

Language

English

Duration

02:00:00:00

Colour

Black and White

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