The League: Decline and Fall
Preview Language: Original
Using historical footage and special interviews with Anthony Eden and Philip Noel-Baker, among others, the film stresses the League’s efforts to contain the dictators. It tells of the collapse of the 1932 Disarmament Conference, the onset of aggression in Manchuria and Ethiopia, Hitler’s move into Austria and Czechoslovakia, and the final slide into the Second World War.
Peter Thomas, Narrator; Lord Avon and Phillip Noel Baker, Special Interviews; Diana Boernstein, Research; Roy Werner, Sound Mix; Gordon Thomas, Script Consultant; Elspeth MacDougall, Editor and Associate Producer; George Movshon, Written and Produced; The New York State Education Department, In Cooperation with.