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Sixties [videorecording]

directed by Chris Marker
Video; DVD
"A bientôt j'espère: In 1967 a strike of a new kind (land claims background, animation cultural) bursts Rhodiaceta factories in Besançon. The report is considered unacceptable by ORTF which forbids. After an interesting confrontation happening anyway, flanked a "debate" between serious people, which adds to the picturesque adventure, and we find here for the first time." -- Puisqu'on vous dit que c'est possible: Five years after May, Lip workers embark on a crazy self company has an immediate impact. But the war between unions may paralyze the work of Roger Louis whose Scopitone cooperative amassed a documentation considerable. To deflect the blows, he asks Chris Marker to take responsibility assembly. -- 2084: The subject should be "a century of trade unionism." Difficult to keep it in ten minutes. -- La sixième face du Pentagone: October 21, 1967, a massive demonstration to take place in Washington DC against the war in Vietnam. The slogan "direct action"'s goal is to occupy the buildings symbolic of the Pentagon, considered the heart of the military machine. The film follows this action step. -- L'ambassade: In that time, it happened that in the event of a coup, political opponents took refuge in embassies." -- Container.
Chris Marker
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164 min.
In French with English subtitles
Issued as part of a boxed set entitled: Planète Chris Marker.
Related Title
Planète Chris Marker.
  • A bientôt j'espère / de Chris Marker et Mario Marret (45 min.)(1967)
  • Puisqu'on vous dit que c'est possible / Chris Marker (43 min.)(1973)
  • 2084 / Chris Marker (10 min.)(1984)
  • La sixième face du Pentagone / Chris Marker et Francois Reichenbach (27 min.)(1967)
  • L'ambassade / anon. (22 min.)(1975).
[Place of publication not identified] : Arte France developpement, [2009]
Publisher no.
  • EDV 236 Arte France Développement
  • EDV 301 Arte France Développement
1 videodisc (164 min.) : color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, NTSC, all regions, Dolby digital mono.
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