RE: 1991 Soviet coup attempt video?

Gary Handman (
Thu, 16 May 2002 11:37:31 -0700 (PDT)

The Glasnost Festival really has nothing to do with the coup and I believe
the Second Russian Revolution is no longer in distribution.


At 08:46 AM 5/16/2002 -0700, you wrote:
>How about The Second Russian Revolution (1991) from Discovery Channel Video
>Collection and The Glasnost Film Festival (1989) published by Oakland, CA:
>The Project (Video Project distributor?). They are not the most current
>films, but they do a terrific job of explaining Soviet history during this
>--Monique Threatt
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Mark Green []
>Sent: Thursday, May 16, 2002 9:38 AM
>To: Multiple recipients of list
>Subject: 1991 Soviet coup attempt video?
>Hello All,
>Can anyone recommend a good documentary on the events of August 1991 in the
>Soviet Union when there was a coup attempt against Gorbachev?
>Thanks in advance,
>Mark Green
>Simpson College
>Indianola, IOwa

Gary Handman
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley, CA 94720-6000