'The Fog Of War' is a documentary about Robert McNamara, Secretary of Defense in the Kennedy and Johnson Administrations, who subsequently became president of the World Bank. The documentary combines an interview with Mr. McNamara discussing some of the tragedies and glories of the 20th Century with archival footage and documents.
McNamara discusses his experiences and the lessons learned during his tenure as Secretary of Defense under John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson. He talks about his work as a bombing statistician during World War II, his brief tenure as President of Ford Motor Company and the Kennedy administration's triumph during the Cuban Missle Crisis. However, the film focuses primarily on his failures in Vietnam.
The theme of the film are his "eleven lessons" learned during this time. Some of these include improving military efficiency, understanding your enemy and the frustrations of trying to deal with (and unsuccessfully trying to change) human nature.
‘The Most Dangerous Man in America’: Daniel Ellsberg And The Pentagon Papers
Created on Monday, 21 June 2010 15:12
‘The Most Dangerous Man in America’ tells the story of Daniel Ellsberg, a high-level Pentagon official and Vietnam War strategist, who in 1971 concluded that the war in Vietnam was based on decades of lies. He consequently leaked 7,000 pages of top secret documents to The New York Times, making headlines around the world. […]
War On Our World
Created on Friday, 16 December 2011 19:24
War On Our World (2011) by Dominoes Falling Productions, is a feature length documentary using a collage of various material.
The film examines war, imperialism and some of the causes and consequences of this, with a particular look at the Military-Industrial complex.
The aim of the film is to help inspire […]
Whistle-Blowers: A Conversation with Ellsberg and Dean
Created on Monday, 14 June 2010 15:47
What lessons do the Vietnam War, Watergate, and the "War on Terror" offer about the abuse of power by the executive branch in times of national crisis?
Join Daniel Ellsberg, the RAND strategist whose leak of the Pentagon Papers helped bring down the Nixon presidency and end the Vietnam War, and John Dean, White House […]
Beating The Bomb
Created on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 10:23
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones. -- Albert Einstein
Beating The Bomb is a historical documentary about war and peace, foreign policy, vested interests, nuclear war and the fight against them. The film charts 'The […]
David Icke Videocast: The Migrant Crisis – All Planned A Long Time Ago
The fact that the current migrant crisis is being created and was planned a very, very long time ago, should come as no surprise to people who have taken the time to study global events independently and connect the dots, instead of taking in the propaganda infested mainstream media news as fact.
The clip below sums up the reasons behind this […]
The Manhattan Project
Created on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 10:17
In a race against the Nazis to develop an atomic bomb, the USA assigned leading scientists from all over the world to The Manhattan Project. The project was an incredible scientific, engineering and manufacturing feat, which would have everlasting global consequences.
This documentary examines the Manhattan Project through […]