Deserter USA (1969)

Run Time - 96 min.  |   Countries - Sweden  |  
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Deserter USA concerns a group of American expatriates living in Sweden. Lead by Bill Jones, most of the members are people who have fled to avoid serving in the military and are against the war in Vietnam. The group actively denounces the politics of the U.S. government but also condemns any person or organizations who do not adhere to the ideology. Jones declares that the United States wishes to prolong the conflict for purely economic reasons. The film is done in a documentary style and advocates Marxist ideals.

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activism, anti-war, draft-dodger, expatriate, military-draft