The Children of An Lac


2h 1980

Brief Synopsis

Based on film actress Ina Balin's account, this drama documented her efforts together with concerned American volunteer Betty Tisdale (played by Shirley Jones) and a compassionate Vietnamese woman running a Saigon orphanage to rescue as many children as possible and fly them out of the country befor

Film Details

Also Known As
Children of An Lac
Release Date
1980

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Based on film actress Ina Balin's account, this drama documented her efforts together with concerned American volunteer Betty Tisdale (played by Shirley Jones) and a compassionate Vietnamese woman running a Saigon orphanage to rescue as many children as possible and fly them out of the country before South Vietnam's fall in the spring of 1975 through the An Lac baby-lift.

Film Details

Also Known As
Children of An Lac
Release Date
1980

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States October 9, 1980