Re: WWII British Propaganda Films

Gary Handman (
Fri, 1 Jun 2001 11:42:39 -0700 (PDT)

Contact KINO ( They have a good many of these in
their British Documentary Movement collection.

(heheh! beat you to it, Jessica)

gary handman

At 11:04 AM 06/01/2001 -0700, you wrote:

>Does anyone know of a North American distributor for WWII British
>propaganda films?
>The titles I am looking for were produced by the Crown Film Unit, formally
>a division of the Post Office, (!) in the United Kingdom.
>I have found out where I can purchase them in the UK, but would prefer a
>North American distributor, and of course, one who can offer me PPR.
>This is going to be a great course if I can get my hands on this stuff!
>The titles are as follows:
>The Heart of Britain (1941)
>Listen to Britain (1942)
>A Diary for Timothy (1956)
>Fires were Started (1943)
>Desert Victory (1942)
>Target for Tonight (1941)
>Coastal Command (1942)
>Many Thanks in advance for ANY leads.

Gary Handman
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley, CA 94720-6000