The Lines of Battle

Sunday, February 11, 2007, 1:30 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Ford melds documentary footage and polished narration for a groundbreaking depiction of World War II, the BBC-produced docudrama The War Game imagines the impact of a nuclear explosion on a rural town, and Green tells the story of the militant radical group the Weathermen.

Additional Info

The Battle of Midway, John Ford for the U.S. Navy, 1942, 18 min.
The War Game, Peter Watkins, 1966, 48 min.
The Weather Underground, Sam Green, 2002, 92 min.