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Title Cuban missile crisis [videorecording] : three men go to war / produced by Crossing the Line Productions ; directed by Emer Reynolds & John Murray ; produced by John Murray & Siobhan Ward ; in association with Bord Scannan na hEireann/Irish Film Board.

Imprint [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Distribution, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  973.922 C891m 2012    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Performer Interviewees: Sergei Khrushchev, Ted Sorensen.
Credits Director of photography, Kate Mc Cullough ; editor, Emer Reynolds ; music, Ray Karman.
Event Originally broadcast Oct. 23, 2012 on PBS.
Note Recorded in stereo.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Explore the inside story of the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962, when the world teetered on the brink of nuclear holocaust. In the first major feature documentary on the subject, the film brings to life the three central characters; Kennedy, Castro and Khrushchev, and explores how the world's most powerful men fell into an abyss of their own making and outlines the courage and luck it took to climb out again.
Subject Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971.
Castro, Fidel, 1926-2016.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Historical television programs.
Added Author Murray, John, 1964-
Reynolds, Emer.
Ward, Siobhan.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Crossing the Line Productions.
Bord Scannan na hEireann.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
ISBN 9781608837946
Standard No. 841887017978
Music No. CMIC601 PBS Distribution

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