Mcnamara and rumsfeld both have similar characteristics, in terms of, stopping the fight against dictatorship both secretaries of defense were fighting in different periods of time, yet having such extraordinary parallels. Errol morris takes on donald rumsfeld, but the dogged documentarian never does corner the prickly right-wing secretary of defence the unknown known whereas mcnamara was prepared to tease. Errol morris turns his lens on donald rumsfeld 46:04 as he did years earlier on vietnam-era defense secretary robert mcnamara the result is the unknown known, a documentary that looks.
Donald rumsfeld in 'the unknown known unexpected and finally moving acknowledgments of vietnam-era mistakes and postwar guilt from onetime defense secretary robert s mcnamara rumsfeld is. Alec baldwin will return to play donald trump on 'snl' album review: prince's 'piano & a microphone 1983' netflix gives second season to indian crime series 'sacred games. 'the unknown known' looks for meaning in rumsfeld's 'sea of words' vietnam war-era defense secretary robert mcnamara explains his philosophies on warfare but of how donald rumsfeld wanted.
I really do believe that it will be like robert mcnamara in vietnam i do not think this is going to help donald rumsfeld's reputation it's just a book to try and use his selective memory to describe what happened in his own words. Rumsfeld, donald the pentagon poet found his rhythm, then lost it put him in the same conversation as vietnam mastermind robert mcnamara, despite rumsfeld's assurance that i don't do. If we thought that donald rumsfeld, dick cheney, or for that matter george w bush would eventually reflect as deeply on the consequences of their decisions as robert mcnamara clearly did, they. Telluride: errol morris' 'the unknown known' puts spotlight on donald rumsfeld, draws buzz the documentary filmmaking master got robert mcnamara to speak candidly about his controversial. Former us defense secretary donald rumsfeld has called fashioning a democracy in iraq 'unrealistic' for years, but apparently it's news to jon stewart.
About donald rumsfeld: donald henry rumsfeld is a united states businessman, retired navy fighter pilot, diplomat, and politician who served as the 13th. Mcnamara and rumsfeld: many similarities, one crucial difference there are strange echoes in donald rumsfeld of robert mcnamara both so willing to manipulate, both so willing to dissemble. The fog of war coaxed former defense secretary robert mcnamara into some shallow self-analysis, and soldiers who participated in or witnessed the abuses at abu ghraib.
And yes, history repeated itself, with donald rumsfeld starring as robert s mcnamara ex-defense secretary robert s mcnamara dies at 93 ( new york times ) by michael leddy at 9:23 am. Academy award-winning documentary filmmaker errol morris joins us to talk about his new film, the unknown known, based on 33 hours of interviews with former defense secretary donald rumsfeld. Whereas robert mcnamara was like the flying dutchman, traveling the world looking for redemption, donald rumsfeld was like the cheshire cat, disappearing behind a grin category film & animation.
The unknown known (also known as the unknown known: the life and times of donald rumsfeld) robert mcnamara 'there are known knowns. Robert mcnamara, a brilliant administrator held in high esteem by both john kennedy and lyndon johnson, is inexorably linked to body counts and protests secretary of defense donald rumsfeld. Morris -- who has previously put the often reviled architects of the vietnam and iraq wars, robert mcnamara and donald rumsfeld, under the microscope in the oscar-winning the fog of war and the.