Synopsis by Betsy Boyd
The tenth installment of The World of the Thirties documentary series, which details the decade of the 1930s in 13 episodes, The World of the Thirties 10 investigates the changing awareness of the time. The '30s were a period of intense change, both hopeful and tragic. This documentary volume, subtitled "Old Peoples, New Consciousness" describes political views of the decade and new ways of seeing things. The presentation features scholarly commentary and archival photography.