The Resource The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975, NBC News, (evideo)

The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975, NBC News, (evideo)

Label
The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975
Title
The Fall of Saigon
Title remainder
April 29-30, 1975
Statement of responsibility
NBC News
Title variation
April 29-30, 1975
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The end of the Vietnam War came abruptly on April 30, 1975, the day the American-supported government of South Vietnam collapsed and the capital, Saigon, fell to communist forces. This program presents those dramatic events as captured by an NBC News team on the scene, culminating in the exclusive footage of enemy tanks overrunning the presidential palace
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
11 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • NBC News
Runtime
54
Series statement
NBC News Time Capsule
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political activists
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975, NBC News, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39066
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 31, 2008
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Vietnam War Overview and Fall of Saigon Press Conference (2:07) -- The American Evacuation of Saigon (2:57) -- South Vietnam Surrenders to Communists (1:50) -- Henry Kissinger Calls for American Unity as the Vietnam War Ends (2:53) -- Paris Peace Accords and the Fall of Saigon (1:40) -- South Vietnam Falls after American Troops Leave (2:07) -- South Vietnamese Refugees Flee Viet Cong Troops (2:26) -- David Brinkley Comments on the American Evacuation of Saigon (1:42) -- American Involvement in Vietnam's 30 Years War (2:10) -- Television Documents the Vietnam War and the Fall of Saigon (7:42) -- Cameras Follow Evacuees from Saigon to the South China Sea (2:20) -- David Brinkley Comments on the End of the Vietnam War (1:32) -- President Ford Defends Decisions Regarding Saigon Evacuation (3:00) -- Saigon's First Day Under Communist Rule (6:31) -- Cameraman Neil Davis Reflects on Vietnam Experiences (2:14) -- Journalist George Lewis Reflects on Vietnam War Experiences (5:36) -- Lessons from the Vietnam War (2:32)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (54 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39057s
  • 39066
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039066
  • 100039066
  • (OCoLC)709674950
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
The Fall of Saigon : April 29-30, 1975, NBC News, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39066
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 31, 2008
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Vietnam War Overview and Fall of Saigon Press Conference (2:07) -- The American Evacuation of Saigon (2:57) -- South Vietnam Surrenders to Communists (1:50) -- Henry Kissinger Calls for American Unity as the Vietnam War Ends (2:53) -- Paris Peace Accords and the Fall of Saigon (1:40) -- South Vietnam Falls after American Troops Leave (2:07) -- South Vietnamese Refugees Flee Viet Cong Troops (2:26) -- David Brinkley Comments on the American Evacuation of Saigon (1:42) -- American Involvement in Vietnam's 30 Years War (2:10) -- Television Documents the Vietnam War and the Fall of Saigon (7:42) -- Cameras Follow Evacuees from Saigon to the South China Sea (2:20) -- David Brinkley Comments on the End of the Vietnam War (1:32) -- President Ford Defends Decisions Regarding Saigon Evacuation (3:00) -- Saigon's First Day Under Communist Rule (6:31) -- Cameraman Neil Davis Reflects on Vietnam Experiences (2:14) -- Journalist George Lewis Reflects on Vietnam War Experiences (5:36) -- Lessons from the Vietnam War (2:32)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (54 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39057s
  • 39066
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039066
  • 100039066
  • (OCoLC)709674950
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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