A Fall from Grace (1987)

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  • Featuring

    Anthony Clare

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    United Kingdom

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Investigates the pattern of human error and the reasons why things go wrong. Considers whether some people are more accident prone than others, and asks whether mistakes can be prevented. Using a housewife, a piano student and a conjuror, reveals how our carefully learned routines can lead us astray, and, in a detailed reconstruction, shows how such a series of lapses caused the world's worst air crash in Tenerife in 1977.

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