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October 15, 1999

Host Jerome McDonnell looks at the political turmoil in Indonesia with Jeffrey Winters of Northwestern University. And the next installment of the BBC's documentary on China. The legendary French martyr, Joan of Arc, has been the subject of many movies throughout the century. This week in his regular film commentary, Facets Multimedia's Milos Stehlik looks at a recently discovered print of Carl Theodor Dreyer's silent feature, The Passion of Joan of Arc, which 72 years later has lost none of its awe.

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