Re: WWII British Propaganda Films

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Fri, 1 Jun 2001 13:57:54 -0700 (PDT)

It is not gone Bridget but it may be that no one uses the series name
anymore. We still have them and Facets does carry them
There were a total of 7 tapes in the series.
Thanks Gary & Brian

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Jessica Rosner
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jrosner@kino.com

> From: Brigid Duffy <bduffy@sfsu.edu> > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2001 11:36:45 -0700 (PDT) > To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu> > Subject: Re: WWII British Propaganda Films > > Several of these are available from Facets (http://www.facets.org). They > were also collected in a laserdisc series called the Great British > Documentary Movement Series but that's (sigh!) gone... > > Brigid Duffy > Audio Visual/ITV Center > San Francisco State University > San Francisco CA 94132-4200 > E-mail: bduffy@sfsu.edu > > On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Amy Severson wrote: > >> >> >> >> Hello; >> >> 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. >> >> Amy >> >> >