17th Parallel: Vietnam in War

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17th Parallel: Vietnam in War
Directed byJoris Ivens
Marceline Loridan-Ivens
CinematographyJoris Ivens
Release date
  • 26 September 1968 (1968-09-26)
Running time
113 minutes

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 19 July 2008.
  2. ^ "NYTimes Review". NY Times. Retrieved 16 June 2012.

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