DESERT ONE for NIA Council

DESERT ONE Presented by the National Iranian American Council (NIAC)

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Using new archival sources and unprecedented access to key players on both sides, master documentarian Barbara Kopple (Harlan County, USA) reveals the true story behind one of the most daring rescue attempts in modern US history: a secret mission to free the Embassy hostages captured during the 1979 Iranian revolution.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    107 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Director
    Barbara Kopple
  • Producer
    Barbara Kopple, David Cassidy, Eric Forman
  • Cast
    Jimmy Carter, Ted Koppel, Hossein Sheikholeslam, John Limbert, Col Ed Seiffert