USA. Washington DC. 1967. An American young girl, Jan Rose Kasmir, confronts the American National Guard outside the Pentagon during the 1967 anti-Vietnam march. This march helped to turn
public opinion against the US war in Vietnam.
England. London, February 15TH, 2003. Anti-war protest through the streets.
Jan Rose Kasmir was photographed by Marc Riboud in 1967 during the anti
Vietnam demonstration at the Pentagon, Washington, USA. That
demonstration helped turn the tide of public opinion against the war. She is
seen here holding the photograph from 1967.
China. Liaoning province. Town of Anshan. 1957.Large steel mill built by the Soviets near important iron deposits. In the factory canteen engineers have lunch whilst keeping their protective glasses
on.As in the rest of China, it is hard to distinguish the engineers from the factory workers.
Spain. 1963. Spanish painter Salvador DALI at his home at port Lligat, near Cadaques, on the Costa Brava.
Iran. 4th of Feb. 1979. The Ayatollah Khomeini receives a crowd of women supporters. As the Shi'ite leader appears at the window hysterical women strech up their arms trying to touch him. Some of
the women draped in the traditional black Chador, threw to him pieces of their clothing, rolled on the ground or fainted.
This famous photo of Marc Riboud, taken in Washington during a protest against the war in Vietnam, is etched in our memories in black and white. It took more than thirty years
to discover color. It is by no means a colorization. Marc had forgotten that he had used another box loaded with color film. Now, we know that the flower in the picture is pink. As
the name of the young woman: Jane Rose Kasmir. Washington, EUA, 1967
cast Photographer Marc Riboud
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