THE STORY OF FILM: AN ODYSSEY. CHAPTER 12
With Ronald Reagan in the White House and Margaret Thatcher in Downing Street, the 1980s was a decade of protest in the movies. American independent director John Sayles talks exclusively about these years.
In Beijing, Chinese cinema was blossoming before the Tian\'anmen crackdown. In the Soviet Union, the past wells up in astonishing films, and in Poland the master director Krzysztof Kieslowski emerges.