The Sixties

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Political, social and cultural life during the Swinging Sixties

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Nuclear Scare Stories of the Cold War

This unique video gathers together a number of fascinating and chilling civil defence films from the 1950s and 196
27 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1960

In this episode: Agadir: A city dies – Eisenhower visits South America – India welcomes Nasser –
1 hours 0 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1961

In this episode: JFK inaugurated as the 35th President of the USA – The grandeur of India – The first
57 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1962

In this episode: Haiti voodoo festival – Uganda wins independence – JFK triumphs – Prince Charle
58 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1963

In this episode: Alcatraz: Everybody out! – Moscow: The girl from space – Vatican City: Pope Paul is c
58 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1964

In this episode: Panama crisis – The Beatles conquer America – Get your spring hat – Royal weddi
56 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1965

In this episode: The death of Churchill – Undersea hunt for oil – “My Fair Lady” comes to town 
56 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1966

In this episode: India: Gandhi chosen for president – Vietnam War – England wins World Cup – Ron
58 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1967

In this episode: The Concorde prototype – The Boston Strangler escapes – Cassius Clay refuses to join
56 minutes

The Summer of ’67: Last Days of Steam on the Southern

A remarkable programme showing the end of steam on the Southern Region in 1967, full of archive film from in and a
1 hours 9 minutes

See You at the Pillar

Oscar-nominated travelogue showing the beauty of Ireland and its suitability as a holiday destination.
16 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1968

In this episode: Roman Polanski marries Sharon Tate – Immigrants protest – The Beatles meditate –
1 hours 1 minute

The Summer of ’68: Last Weeks of British Rail Steam

The departure of steam from the British Rail network in August 1968 was a landmark not only in railway history, bu
48 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1969

In this episode: Man on the moon – Israel attacks Beirut Airport – The world’s first supersonic
1 hours 0 minutes

Land of Magic

This lovely film shows us the wonders of Northern Ireland in the 1960s, featuring great scenic shots and local cha
26 minutes

Britain by Jove – Episode 1

Famous comedy travelogue produced by British Pathé in the 1960s to promote holidays in Great Britain. The shows w
33 minutes

Britain by Jove – Episode 2

Famous comedy travelogue produced by British Pathé in the 1960s to promote holidays in Great Britain. The shows w
17 minutes

Britain by Jove – Episode 3

Famous comedy travelogue produced by British Pathé in the 1960s to promote holidays in Great Britain. The shows w
25 minutes

Britain by Jove – Episode 4

Famous comedy travelogue produced by British Pathé in the 1960s to promote holidays in Great Britain. The shows w
25 minutes

The Vietnam War, Part 1 – Vietnam and the War

In this episode: Vietnam’s early history, its people, dynastic struggles and invasions. The French, the Japanese
42 minutes

The Vietnam War, Part 2 – The TV War

In this episode: Early domination with Operation Thunder, three years of B52 raids, napalm and Agent Orange drops.
42 minutes

The Vietnam War, Part 3 – Fallout and Recovery

In this episode: Nixon orders the majority of US troops back. Watergate. The US embassy is evacuated. The South fa
44 minutes

The Queen’s Diamond Decades – 1960s

The arrival of the 1960s found Britain in an optimistic mood. Post-war austerity had given way to something of a c
45 minutes

Icons of Our Time – Muhammad Ali

Not only considered among the greatest heavyweights in boxing history but arguably the greatest sports personality
22 minutes

The Mini – A Celebration of a Classic British Icon

This documentary is a true celebration of the Mini, the most popular British car ever built and a classic icon.
59 minutes

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