October Fury: Cuban Missile Crisis (2002)

Introduction History Documentary hosted by Arthur Kent, published by History Channel in 2002. Outline Drama on the high seas as the world holds its breath. It was the most spectacular display of brinkmanship in the Cold War era. In October 1962, President Kennedy risked inciting a nuclear war to prevent the Soviet Union from establishing… Read More

The Diplomat (2015)

Outline The Diplomat is a biographical documentary film released in 2015 about former US Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, whose five-decade career began as a Foreign Service Officer in Vietnam during the war. At the time of his death in December 2010, he was the Obama administration’s special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan. The documentary’s perspective is… Read More