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International zone: The Awakening

Language: English

This film traces the efforts that are being made to provide teachers for the children of the developing world . There are enormous difficulties to overcome. This programme was filmed by a team from the French Television (ORTF), which travelled in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East, and provides an authentic report on some of the major problems in education in the developing world today. (Several statements by Mr. René Maheu, the director-general of UNESCO)

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Place/region: Various countries
Type: Documentary
Production and personalities:
Director: Charles Brabant, Frederic Pottecher
Participant: René Maheu, Ben Park
Publisher: United Nations Television; U. S. Broadcasters Committee for the United Nations
Producer: George Movshon
Coproducer/sponsor: ORTF; UNESCO
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Original: 16 mm
Location: F-S.314
UMVS reference: BX-10196
Studio TV ref.: Box 10196 (original 35mm)
Rights holder: United Nations Television