The Party's Over (1980)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Chris Kelly

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1980

  • Genre

    Current affairs

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Report from Poland on the status of the Communist Party there amongst the Polish people in the light of recent events in Poland with an unofficial interview with Scypanski, once head of Polish TV and now jailed on corruption charges. Visits Poland at a time when mineworkers were pressing for the government to recognise their new trade union, 'Solidarity', and grant workers freedom of expression. Looks particularly at the miners of the South Western region of Silesia and examines the effect of such actions on the status of the Communist Party.

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