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Guinea Bissau
Program 220
Original Airdate: 2/1/1972

Subject Keywords
Africa in motion pictures
Blacks in motion pictures
Guinea-Bissau - History - Revolution, 1963-1974

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Cabral, Amilcar
Fernandes, Gil

Corporate Names
Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC)

Program Description
Program examines the guerilla warfare underway in the African country of Guinea Bissau as part of the campaign for independence being waged in that country. Program is divided into two segments: the first consisting of an on-location British film about Guinea Bissau guerilla troop B-30 as it proceeds to an attack site, the second of an interview with Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) representative Gil Fernandes, who discusses his work, background, and the state of the war. Film contains commentary by PAIGC founder Amilcar Cabral.

John Slade

Associate Producer
Roy Campanella, Jr.
Henry Johnson
Carol Lawrence

Russ Tillman

John Slade

Gil Fernandes

Silas Davis (production assistant)
Webster Lewis (theme music)
Kathy Smith (assistant director)

Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-01461
Preservation master digital beta cassette AP-01507
Preservation master beta SP cassette AP-01507A
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)

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