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- Le FOND DE L'AIR EST ROUGE Original
- The BASE OF THE AIR IS RED Alternative
An evocation and meditation on the political events of the sixties: the Vietnam War, the events of May 1968 in Paris, the Prague Spring and the return of the Right.
[Original 4 hour documentary was re-edited into a 3 hour version by the director for French television in 1993].
The Greatest Films of All Time 2012
Voted for by 3 critics and 1 director.