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Catalog # 121
   
Title Amazon Journal
Filmmaker Geoffrey O'Connor
Year 1995
Subject Politics
Format VHS
Region South America
 
Description Produced by Realis Pictures Inc. 1995. ISBN: ? Summary A series of programs looking at contemporary Latin America. As Latin American countries struggle to come to terms with their problems, many demand fundamental structural change - revolution. This program focuses on revolutions in two countries: El Salvador and Peru. It examines the conflict in El Salvador, rooted in issues of land and poverty and where some of the problems are being addressed. But in Peru, serious economic conditions and poverty have resulted Ain a violent and more deadly revolutionary group, the Shining Path. Descript 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., color ; 1/2 in Series - Cast Producer/ Director: Geoffrey O'Connor, Executiver Producer: Chris Caris, Consulting Anthropologist: Alcida Ramos Subject Brazilian Amazon Recent political events http://www.amazonfilms.org/documentaries.htm

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