Re: WW1 Propaganda videos

Dan Donnelly (d-donn@maroon.tc.umn.edu)
Wed, 16 Apr 97 12:01:26 -0500

At 12:10 AM 4/15/97 -0700, you wrote:
>A lecturer has asked me to find out if there are any World War I propaganda
>videos. So far my catalogue searching has only produced World War II
>propaganda videos. Any ideas?
>Thankyou
>Karen Malbon
>The University of Melbourne Library
>Australia
>
>

Karen,

Though not a propaganda video, the 1996 PBS set, "The Great War" does have a *short* treatment of propaganda in episode 3. A bit of commentary, some posters are displayed and mention is made of Mary Pickford's movie, "The Little American" as a cinematic piece of propaganda.

Dan Donnelly
University of Minnesota Library
d-donn@tc.umn.ecu
http://www-dmc.tc.umn.edu