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Struggle in South Africa
Program 253
Original Airdate: 2/1/1973

Subject Keywords
Africa in motion pictures
Cabral, Amilcar - Assassination
Guinea-Bissau - History - Revolution, 1963-1974

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Cabral, Amilcar
Fernandes, Gil
Nteta, Christopher

Corporate Names
Pan African Liberation Committee
Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC)

Program Description
Program consists of four segments related to Amilcar Cabral, assassinated leader of the Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC). Program includes two previously aired segments (an excerpt from a British film examining the guerilla warfare underway in Guinea Bissau that includes an interview with Cabral) and an interview with Gil Fernandes (an aide to Cabral and United Nations representative for the PAIGC), and two new segments: an interview with Christopher Nteta of the Pan African Liberation Committee (who discusses Cabral's death), and footage from the demonstration held at the Portuguese consulate in Boston after Cabral's assassination.

John Slade

Associate Producer
John Slade

Christopher Nteta

Backup master (WGBH program) D3 cassette AD3-00313A
Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-01483
Original recording 1/4" audio reel (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)

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