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Emile De Antonio
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[referring to a sequence in his In the Year of the Pig
(1968)] I know that a lot of people who fought in Vietnam are very angry with me because in the sequence that had something to do with Search and Destroy, there is a Marine Corps colonel, a young rather good-looking man, standing there smiling, and the village is being burned and old women are crawling away and there is an expression of a ...
His film In the King of Prussia
(1983) was about the Plowshares Eight, a group of Christian anti-war activists on trial for breaking and entering into a weapons plant, where they damaged missile nosecones, poured vials of their own blood onto missile plans, and burned other files. The film starred the actual defendants as themselves.