The Forgotten Indians (1956)

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  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1956

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

How the ancestors of the Incas conquered by the Spaniards live in the high regions of the Andes, and the United Nations agencies in Peru and Bolivia that are now trying to set up elementary social services and bring about a higher standard of living to help make a better life for the peoples of those areas. Programme first transmitted in 1955-6

Commentary by Paul Rotha spoken by Colin Wills.

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