Normal view MARC view ISBD view

A force more powerful / Steven H York; Ben Kingsley

Additional authors: DuVall, Jack.
Edition statement:1st ed. Published by : [United States] : (York Zimmerman [prod.],) Physical details: 2 DVD (174 min.) ; coul. (PAL) ; 4 3/4 in. Year: 2000
Reviews from LibraryThing.com:
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Call number Status Date due Barcode
Visual Materials Visual Materials 台中美國資料中心 American Corner Taichung
DVD 303.61 For v.1 (Browse shelf) Not for loan 014789
Visual Materials Visual Materials 台中美國資料中心 American Corner Taichung
DVD 303.61 For v.2 (Browse shelf) Not for loan 014774

Episode 1. India: "Defying the Crown" (87 min.) -- Part OPart One chronicles how Gandhi refines and expands the nonviolent weaponry he discovered in South Africa as he leads India's campaign for full independence from Britain in the 1930s. It also reveals a new angle on the American civil rights movement in 1960, then returns full circle to South Africa, this time in the 1980s as activists help dismantle the apartheid system.

Episode 2. Nashville: "We were warriors" (87 min.) Part Two recounts how Danish citizens resist the Nazi Occupation, how striking Poland ship workers band together in Solidarity to fight communism head-on in 1980, and concludes in 1988 Chile where seven million citizens overcome their fears about the power of dictator Augusto Pinochet and participate in a special election which throws him out of office.