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The Anderson platoon

Author: Pierre Schoendoerffer; French Broadcasting System.; Films Incorporated.; Home Vision (Firm)
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Home Vision, [1987?]
Series: War collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English : English versionView all editions and formats
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Follows the "Anderson Platoon," a racially integrated combat unit, for six weeks during the Vietnam War, as the soldiers eat, sleep, fight, gamble, pray and die together.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Schoendoerffer; French Broadcasting System.; Films Incorporated.; Home Vision (Firm)
ISBN: 0780000234 9780780000230
OCLC Number: 26693982
Notes: Originally produced as a television program for broadcast in France in 1967.
Credits: Camera, Dominique Merlin.
Performer(s): Narrator, Pierre Schoendoerffer.
Awards: Academy Award, 1967, best foreign documentary.
Description: 1 videocassette (64 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: War collection.
Other Titles: Section Anderson.
Section Anderson
Responsibility: a Films Incorporated presentation ; produced by the French Broadcasting System ; produced and directed by Pierre Schoendoerffer.

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Follows the "Anderson Platoon," a racially integrated combat unit, for six weeks during the Vietnam War, as the soldiers eat, sleep, fight, gamble, pray and die together.

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