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Abril: La Trinchera del Honor

[VHS] Dominican Republic (1988)
Director: Rene Fortunato
Language: Spanish
Black & White; Duration: 90 minutes.
This feature film documentary examens the United States military actions in the Dominican Republic in April of 1965. The film relates how the political instability in the country, including the fall of Trujillo, and the ascension of Balaguer to power fostered the U. S. military intervention, and its aftermath.
[Militarism-Caribbean Area]