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Agent Orange: Policy of Poison

Synopsis
Through use of archive and newsreel footage, interviews and narration documents the widepsread use of chemical warfare in South Vietnam between 1961 and 1971. The tape also draws attention to the use of 245T as an agricultural weedkiller in Britain, the only country in the EEC continuing to use the substance.
Language
English
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min.
Year of production
1988
Availability
Sale
Subjects
Environmental science; History
Keywords
Agent Orange; agricultural chemicals; South Vietnam; toxic substances; Vietnam war

Credits

Producer
Katy Ferguson; Nina Ward; Rod Iveson
Cast
Julie Christie 

Sponsor

Name

Campaign for Compensation for Vietnamese Victims of Chemical War

Name

Trades Union Congress

Web
http://www.tuc.org.uk/publications/srchResults.cfm External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7636 4030
Address
Congress House
Great Russell Street
London
WC1B 3LS

Distributor

Name

Activision Studios

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