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Footage of Egyptian President Sadat and Prime Minister Begin's separate arrivals to Andrews Air Force Base on September 5, 1978 to attend the Camp David Summit. President Sadat was introduced by Vice-President Mondale upon his arrival. After thanking…

CIA film on the Chernobyl accident prepared by the Directorate of Intelligence for President Reagan.

Before assuming the Director's chair at Langley in 1973, Colby got his chops in intelligence as an OSS "Jedburgh." He famously led parachute teams behind enemy lines into France in 1944 and Norway the following year. For more about the history of the…

Overview of the Soviet Space Program, created by CIA's Global Video Program. Reagan watched this film on 10/14/82, according to his diary entry of that date. To learn more, read Ronald Reagan: Intelligence and the Cold War on CIA.gov's Historical…

CIA briefing film from the 1980's

The Berlin Tunnel was a joint British and American operation to tap Soviet and East German communications lines in East Berlin. To learn more about the CIA, visit the CIA Museum at https://www.cia.gov/about-cia/cia-museum/index.html

The United States War Office explains the role of Military Intelligence, focusing on the interviewers, interpreters, and photo reviewer specialists that comprise G-2 Military Intelligence.

United States Army training film that examines audio returns picked up by the AN/TPS-25 ground surveillance radar. Examples given include: walking personnel, light and heavy wheeled vehicle, vehicle dispersion maneuver, tracked vehicle, and tanks.

Skydiving / parachuting safety topics covered include: packing and wearing parachute equipment proper parachute techniques landing on land and water jumping with a static line executing free fall jumps.

The United States Navy examines the challenges of flying in the Antarctic region, from Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd's first polar flight to Operation Deep Freeze. The film focuses on the C-130 Hercules aircraft operations in the antarctic during…

A pathfinder is a paratrooper, Soldier or covert operative who is inserted or dropped into place in order to set up and operate drop zones, pickup zones, and helicopter landing sites for airborne operations, air resupply operations, or other air…

In April 1964 a Persian word meaning "courageous" became known to Americans as the name of a bold military adventure. An entire airborne brigade with heavy equipment was airlifted to Iran, land of the ancient Persians. American and Iranian armed…

Documents the remarkable work being done by the men and women of the Army Medical Service as they provide medical assistance in the field and the hospitals of Vietnam.

Bernardine Dohrn and Mike Klonsky, interviewed on television news camera.

Filled with television news footage:
Students for a Democratic Society news conferences, SDS conference June 1969, National Revolutionary Conference, Black Panther party…

In the jungles and forests of Panama, the Army Test & Evaluation Command devises new methods to protect men and equipment against the ravages of heat and humidity.

This film documents the effects of war on Laos. Footage shows bomb damage caused by B-52s, and civilians as they avoided bombing attacks. Scenes also show village life: a wedding, school activities, factories, a broadcast station, and military…

This U.S. Army film discusses security awareness and responsibilities in relation to overseas travel.

National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 653932 / Local Identifier 263.2424 - The Enemy Agent and You - National Security…

This filmed press conference focuses on the Central Intelligence Agency's alleged "independent activities in Vietnam," U.S. Department of State disputes with the CIA, and proposed oversights at the CIA. - 1963 - ARC 1697857 / LI 263.1437

A training film by the Central Intelligence Agency on espionage techniques.

Counter-Intelligence Special Operations: Raids and Searches - National Archives and Records Administration 1969 - ARC Identifier 649186 / Local Identifier 263.1906 - National Security Council. Central Intelligence Agency. (09/18/1947 - 12/04/1981).…

Former secret military force shown for first time on "THE BIG PICTURE" -- "Phantom Fighters" (TV-448) is good strong film entertainment, worthy of the attention of every thoughtful viewer. It is a documentary about the Army's Tenth Special Forces…

Story of 101st Airborne Division told on "THE BIG PICTURE" -- Viewers will see a comprehensive historical review of the 101st Airborne Division from early organization and training in World War II, through combat in Europe, to Reorganization Day…

The Big Picture: Operation Montagnard
Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). This film examines how the Montagnards (a primitive tribe…

National Archives - Blazing Continent - National Security Council. Central Intelligence Agency. (09/18/1947 - 12/04/1981). - This Russian film, with an English soundtrack, tours South America and presents a propaganda - tinged perspective of the…

Big Picture camera crews in the rugged countryside of West Virginia cover an actual situation pitting the Special Forces of the U.S. Army, against the "Aggressor." Although it's a training problem, the script is written as it is enacted and the…

Training And Duties Of Us Army Parachute Rigger, With Focus On Basic Airborne Training, Parachute Rigger Course, And Rigger Skills Related To Packing Parachutes, Rigging Supplies, And Air Drop Techniques.

Big Picture: Fire Brigade - National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 2569669 / Local Identifier 111-TV-401. Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual…

ARC Identifier 2569848 / Local Identifier 111-TV-655

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). This THE BIG PICTURE film takes the…
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