The Winds of Change Series
When the British PM Harold McMillan declared that "The Winda of Change are blowing through Africa" it heralded the speedy and seismic shift in the continents fate and future as independence was quickly granted to what were then the British Colonies. No where were they felt with more impact that Rhodesia, heralding the infamous Unilateral Declaration of Independence 1965. It eventually succumbed in 1980 when the country became Zimbabwe.
Contains the following films:
Chimurenga - a look at the change
Advancement in Rhodesia - produced by the Rhodesian Government touting accomplishment for African development
Transitional Government - the "internal settlement" that started the move towards majority rule
V.I.S. News Update - an alternate view of the news
ZAPU Promotion film.
A must have for the historian
Digitally enhanced from the original 16mm films.
Available in PAL or NTSC, all regions. DVD only.
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A note on our DVD products: Our DVD's are taken from original 16mm and 8mm films or VHS tapes. They are digitally captured and enhanced with the finished product being better than the original, but they are not full restorations. They remain old footage, at least 40 years old, which have often not been cared for. You are not getting Hollywood quality products! All our DVD products are fully tested before they leave our premises. We will replace any defective item within 30 days. We do ask that the original disc be returned to us first. Our DVD's are on DVD-R media, please make sure that your player is compatible with this format. Thank you.