Juarez

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Date
1939
Summary
Teaching Film Custodians classroom film of excerpts from the 1939 Warner Bros., feature film, "Juarez".  Dramatizes the struggle of Benito Juarez to maintain independence and republicanism in Mexico from 1863 to 1867. Focuses on the Juaristas' resistance to French-supported Emperor Maximilian. Records that, with the end of the Civil War, the United States government warned Napoleon to withdraw his troops from Mexico. Shows Maximilian gambling on a victory by the loyalist Mexican troops over the Republican Army, failing, and being executed.
Publishers
Teaching Film Custodians; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:29:00); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 30000136910407; Other: GR00466811; MDPI Barcode: 40000003176080

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