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Program
A World Beneath the War
Contributing Organization
Center for Asian American Media (San Francisco, California)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/520-tb0xp6w62g
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Description
A documentary about the Cu Chi tunnels in Vietnam during the Vietnam war. The film contains interviews with survivors of the war who inhabited the tunnels, including archival footage, and photographs. The filmmakers visit the tunnels in current day to explore the way so many Viet Cong lived during the war. The documentary features an interview with Robert Biss (American P.O.W. captured in 1966, who was at the "Hanoi Hilton"), and the Viet Cong member who captured him, explaining the events and emotions surrounding the event.
Broadcast
1996-00-00
Asset type
Program
Genres
Documentary
Subjects
Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Ho Ch Minh, Thnh Pho; Tet Offensive, 1968; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Prisoners and prisons, Viet Cong
Rights
Janet Gardner
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:55:59
Credits
Producer: Gardner, Janet (Janet P.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Center for Asian American Media
Identifier: 00004 (CAAM)
Format: U-matic
Color: Color
Duration: 00:55:59
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Citations
Chicago: “A World Beneath the War,” 1996-00-00, Center for Asian American Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed May 24, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_520-tb0xp6w62g.
MLA: “A World Beneath the War.” 1996-00-00. Center for Asian American Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. May 24, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_520-tb0xp6w62g>.
APA: A World Beneath the War. Boston, MA: Center for Asian American Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_520-tb0xp6w62g