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The six Americans who were rescued including Mark and Cora Lijek, second and third from right
The six Americans who were rescued including Mark and Cora Lijek, second and third from right
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The White House

February 22, 2013 Show

Mark Lijek was working in the American embassy in Iran when it was taken over by militant students. He tells the real-life story behind the film Argo. Also in this show: Filmmaker Wim Wenders tells Claes Andreaasson that having a story board from start to finish is boring, and he likes to make things up as he goes; and Fereshta Kazemi left Hollywood to act in her childhood country - Afghanistan.

Music

"Desert Storm" by John Abercrombie; "Samba Geladio" by Ali Farka Toure & Toumani Diabate.

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