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Bridge on the river Kwai

Author: David HickmanWindfall Films (Firm)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)Five (Firm)National Geographic Channels International.All authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS DVD Video, [ 2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using first-hand survivor testimony, reconstructions, modern scientific techniques, archival film footage, and hundreds of photographs of the railway as it was being constructed, this film pieces together the real story of the famed bridge.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Hickman; Windfall Films (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Five (Firm); National Geographic Channels International.; PBS Home Video.
OCLC Number: 54467646
Notes: Originally produced for television broadcast as an episode of the program Secrets of the dead. Episode aired 12 November 2003.
Performer(s): No credits available.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Secrets of the dead (Television program).
Secrets of the dead : Bridge on the River Kwai
Secrets of the dead (Television program)
Responsibility: a Windfall Films production for Thirteen/WNET in association with Five and National Geographic Channels International ; writer/producer/director, David Hickman.

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Using first-hand survivor testimony, reconstructions, modern scientific techniques, archival film footage, and hundreds of photographs of the railway as it was being constructed, this film pieces together the real story of the famed bridge.

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