1979: The Year that Changed the World

89 min
Available from 27/12/2019 to 09/03/2020

In 1979 the Islamic revolution overturned the Shah in Iran; Pope Jean-Paul II visited his native Poland and in Britain Margaret Thatcher won the general election and became Prime Minister. Mixing archive footage and interviews, this documentary shows how 1979 was a pivotal year in modern history.


  • Director :
    • Dirk van den Berg
    • Pascal Verroust
  • Country :
    • Germany
    • France
  • Year :
    • 2019