Video Details      

Distant Drummer: Flowers of Darkness

Traces the history of opium and how it has led to the present day usage of heroin. Examines the methods and procedures of organized crime in transporting the drug to the United States and its toll on the streets of AmeriIncludes methods of combatting the problem and interviews with addicts who discuss their compulsion for drugs. Narrator: Paul Newman. Directors: Charles E. Francis, William Templeton. Producer: Frank Kavanaugh.                                              

Video Information
Year: 1972
Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Drugs;Crime and criminals;Cities: U.S.;
Duration: 00:22:12
Color: No
Sound: Yes
Amount of Motion: n/a
Language: English
Sponsor: George Washington University, Department of Medical and Public Affairs
Contributing Organization: Internet Archive
Transcript Available: No

Digitization Information
Digitization Date: 2001
Digitizing Organization: Internet Archive

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