Nixon's China Game


60m 2000

Brief Synopsis

Documentary about President Richard Nixon's visit to Beijing for an encounter with Chairman Mao Tse-tung in 1972, after a quarter-century of mutual antagonism between the United States and China. The climax of a secret White House initiative headed by Henry Kissinger, the diplomatic breakthrough sho

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (01/31/00), The
Release Date
2000

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Documentary about President Richard Nixon's visit to Beijing for an encounter with Chairman Mao Tse-tung in 1972, after a quarter-century of mutual antagonism between the United States and China. The climax of a secret White House initiative headed by Henry Kissinger, the diplomatic breakthrough shocked both America's allies and its enemies.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (01/31/00), The
Release Date
2000

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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