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Desert one  Cover Image DVD DVD

Desert one / Greenwich Entertainment and History Films present a Cabin Creek Films Production ; producer, David Cassidy, Eric Forman ; producer, director Barbara Kopple.

Kopple, Barbara, (film director.). Carter, Jimmy, 1924- (on-screen participant.). Mondale, Walter F., 1928- (on-screen participant.). Koppel, Ted, 1940- (on-screen participant.). Greenwich Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Kino Lorber, Inc., (film distributor.).


It has been called 'the most audacious, difficult, complicated rescue mission ever attempted.' This account uniquely blends emotion and bravado to tell the incredible tale of America's secret mission to free the hostages of the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786318324762
  • ISBN: 6318324763
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Greenwich Entertainment, [2020]
  • Distributor: [New York] : Kino Lorber, Inc., 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally produced in 2019.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced and directed by Barbara Kopple ; cinematograph by Gary Griffin, Gelareh Kiazand, Asad Faruqi, Thomas Kaufman ; edited by Francisco Bello, Fabian Caballero ; original music, Wendy Blackstone.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jimmy Carter, Walter Mondale, Ted Koppel.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (1.78:1) ; 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo. ; region 1, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Iran Hostage Crisis, 1979-1981.
Hostages > Iran.
Hostages > United States.
Armed Forces > Search and rescue operations.
United States > Armed Forces > Search and rescue operations > History > 20th century.
United States.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library DVD 955.054 DES (Text) 000160316 Video Available -

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