17th Parallel: Vietnam in War

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17th Parallel: Vietnam in War
Directed by Joris Ivens
Marceline Loridan Ivens
Cinematography Joris Ivens
Release date
  • 26 September 1968 (1968-09-26)
Running time
113 minutes
Country France
Language French

17th Parallel: Vietnam in War (French: Le 17e parallèle: La guerre du peuple) is a 1968 French documentary film directed by Joris Ivens.[1][2] The film sets out to show the effects of the American bombing campaign on the Vietnamese people, who were mainly peasant farmers.


  1. ^ Thompson, Howard. "New York Times: 17th Parallel: Vietnam in War". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-07-19. 
  2. ^ "NYTimes Review". NY Times. Retrieved 16 June 2012. 

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