Nominated for an Academy Award® for Documentary Feature. In April of 1975, the North Vietnamese Army was closing in on Saigon as South Vietnamese resistance was crumbling. With the clock ticking and the city under fire, 135,000 South Vietnamese managed to escape with help from a number of Americans who took matters into their own hands in a desperate effort to save as many people as possible.Premiere Date: March 31, 2015 | Runtime: 00:02:15
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American Experience, TVs most-watched history series, brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.