| Coverup | Destination Nicaragua
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Winner: Houston International Film Festival
experiences of average Americans who embark on an extraordinary
journey out of conscience and an intense desire to understand
Nicaragua and the impact of U.S. foreign policy on their citizens.
At last, a
hard-hitting yet informative and entertaining program about one
of the hottest and most controversial issues of the 1980's--Nicaragua.
Experience the adventures of U.S. citizens as they embark on an
extraordinary journey to this hotbed of Central America. Travel
with them as they discover for themselves the people, the issues,
and war zones. Visit the mothers of the martyrs, watch the contras
as they embark on their covert missions, and join thousands as
they take this issue back to the streets of America.
puts the lie to Reagan's hooey about Nicaragua being a 'Soviet
--John Powers, L.A. weekly
could have focused on the graphic nature of war but instead presented
the options that people have in promoting peace in Nicaragua."
--Greg Wyatt, KTTV-Los Angeles
the breadth and diversity of the organizing efforts in the U.S.
attempting to change Reagan's policy in Central America."
--Reggae Norton, Washington Office on Latin America
by: Barbara Trent and David Kasper
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Music by: Jorge Strunz, Charlie Haden, Phil Ochs and Arlo
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