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Spear of the Nation: The Story of the African National Congress

Subtitle
Story of the African National Congress, The
Synopsis
Examines the role of the African National Congress in the struggle for liberation in South Africa. Partly filmed secretly in South Africa, includes interviews with ANC President Oliver Tambo, Winnie Mandela, President Kenneth Kaunda of Zambia, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, UK Foreign Secretary Sir Geoffrey Howe and Joe Slovo, ANC military chief of staff.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 52 min.
Year of production
1987
Availability
Hire
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Documentation
Accompanying booklet.
Uses
General audiences.*
Subjects
Politics & government
Keywords
African National Congress; political parties; South Africa

Credits

Producer
David Tereshcuk; Ian Stuttard

Production Company

Name

Thames Television

Notes
See: GL Education (www.gl-education.com/)

Sponsor

Name

International Broadcasting Trust

Phone
020 7482 2847
Fax
020 7284 3374
Address
London
NW1 8EE

Distributor

Name

Concord Media

Email
sales@concordmedia.org.uk
Web
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01473 726 012
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG
Notes
A long-established, not-for-profit organisation with a large collection DVDs, specialising in the sectors of general and mental health, child care, race relations, war and peace, addictions, the third world, ecology, civil rights, personal relationships, educational issues, and social work training. Concord also handles titles made for the Graves Medical Audio-visual Library. Sale on DVD. Formerly known as Concord Video and Film Council. In 2014 Concord began to offer selected films as Video on Demand, via Vimeo.

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