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Action : the October Crisis of 1970

Author: Robin Spry; Normand Cloutier; Tom Daly; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: Montreal : National Film Board of Canada, 2009, ©1973.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A long and thoughtful look at the desperate days of October 1970 when Montreal awaited the outcome of FLQ terrorist acts, placing the events of the October Crisis in the long perspective of history. Compiled from news clips and other films, it shows independence movements and their leaders past and present, reflects the mingled relief, dismay, and defiance when the Canadian army came to Montreal, and shows how  Read more...
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Genre/Form: EVideos (www)
Documentary films
History
Video recordings
Named Person: Pierre Laporte; James Richard Cross; James Richard Cross; Pierre Laporte
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Spry; Normand Cloutier; Tom Daly; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 728018228
Credits: Director/script, Robin Spry ; producer, Tom Daly, Normand Cloutier, Robin Spry ; editing, Shelagh Mackenzie, Joan Henson ; sound editing, Bernard Bordeleau.
Description: 1 streaming video (88 min.) : sound, color, with black and white sequences ; digital file
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.; System requirements: Adobe Flash Player 9.0 or higher.
Other Titles: October Crisis of 1970
Responsibility: director and narrator, Robin Spry ; written by Robin Spry ; National Film Board of Canada ; producers, Tom Daly, Normand Cloutier, Robin Spry.

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A long and thoughtful look at the desperate days of October 1970 when Montreal awaited the outcome of FLQ terrorist acts, placing the events of the October Crisis in the long perspective of history. Compiled from news clips and other films, it shows independence movements and their leaders past and present, reflects the mingled relief, dismay, and defiance when the Canadian army came to Montreal, and shows how political leaders viewed the intervention.

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