The Nordic Africa Institute

Swedish Television, SVT


[Series] Audio/video
[Volume] Crisis in Central Africa. A foreign policy comment by Henry Christensson. (Original title: Kris i Centralafrika. En utrikespolitisk kommentar av Henry Christensson)
[Volume] Angola: Freedom struggle and the birth of a nation. (Original title: Angola: Frihetskamp och en nations födelse)
[Volume] Out into the world. (Original title: Ut i världen)
[Volume] Amandla, with culture as a weapon (Original title: Amandla med kulturen som vapen - series)
[Volume] Amanda Maatla
[Volume] (Magasinet)
[Volume] ANC Gala
[Volume] Mandela
[Volume] Cultural Pictures (a series): The truth cannot be censured. (Original title: Kulturbilder (serie). Sanningen kan inte censureras)
[Volume] White Shadows – Black Glow (Original title: Vita skuggor – svart glöd)
[Volume] (Magasinet) Angola and the civil war. (Original title: Magasinet: Angola och inbördeskriget)
[Volume] (Aktuellt Special) about South Africa: A country to change. (Original title: Aktuellt Special om Sydafrika: ett land att förändra)
[Volume] (Världsmagasinet) a youth programme with news and documentaries from all over the world. Subject: South Africa.
[Volume] (Dokument Utifrån)
[Volume] (Aktuellt Special) – Namibia: Africa’s last colony. (Original title: Namibia: Afrikas sista koloni)
[Volume] Nyerere’s visit to Sweden. (Original title: Nyereres Sverige besök)
[Volume] The victory is certain – vitoria e certe. (Original title: Segern är viss – vitoria e certe)
[Volume] The liberation struggle in Namibia. (Original title: Frihetskampen i Namibia)
[Volume] South Africa today: The gold lake. Visit to a gold mine. A programme by Nils Svenwall. (Original title: Sydafrika idag: Guldsjön. Besök i en guldgruva. Ett program av Nils Svenwall)
[Volume] (Aktuellt Extra) a news programme: South Africa overview (Original title: Aktuellt Extra: Sydafrika. En översikt)
[Volume] Black, white and grey in Angola. (Original title: Svart, vitt och grått i Angola)
[Volume] In the footsteps of war. Amongst refugees and border people in Angola and Congo. (Original title: I krigets spår. Bland flyktingar och gränsfolk i Angola och Kongo)
[Volume] For or against Boycott. A programme by Roland Hjelte and Karl Axel Sjöblom about the Swedish commitment to the South Africa question. (Original title: För eller emot bojkott)
[Volume] (Fokus – Aktuellt Magasin)
[Volume] School TV. Behind the headlines: Cooperation across borders. UN 20 years. (Original title: Skol-TV. Bakom rubrikerna. 3. Samverkan över gränserna. FN 20 år)
[Volume] (Fokus – Aktuellt Magasin)
[Volume] (Fokus – Aktuellt Magasin)
[Volume] (Mobilen) A programme about Amnesty International with Anna-Lena and Per Wästberg. (Orignal title: Mobilen. Ett program om Amnesty International med Anna-Lena och Per Wästberg)
[Volume] War in peace. (Original title: Krig i fred)
[Volume] The white man’s way: The road to apartheid. (Original title: Den vite mannens väg. 2. Vägen till apartheid)
[Volume] “No baas-no mister. We have the happiest Africans in the world.” Prime Minister of Rhodesia, Ian Smith 1972. A movie from Rhodesia by Stig Holmqvist and Aud Talle. (Original title: No bass-no mister. Vi har de lyckligaste afrikanerna i världen. )
[Volume] With the guerrillas in Angola and Cabinde. (Original title: Med gerillan I Angola och Cabinde)
[Volume] (Magasinet)


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The Swedish Media Database (SMDB)
Former: The Swedish National Archive for Recorded Sound and Moving Images, SLBA
[Statens Ljud- och Bildarkiv]

National Library of Sweden
Audiovisual Media Department
Research Service
Box 5039

Visiting address: Humlegården, Stockholm
Telephone: +46 (0)10-709 30 00 (switchboard)
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