The role of women in World War 2 on the home front and overseas is seen in five National Film Board documentaries produced during the war.
Posts Tagged “The World in Action”
The history of the National Film Board of Canada's newsreel unit is explored including the production of the popular Eye Witness series.
Our new feature doc compiles some 500 wartime propaganda films (1939-1945) in an effort to understand what being Canadian meant then, and maybe even what it means now. This film is streaming for free online.
During World War 2 the National Film Board was actively involved in producing films that would provide a uniquely Canadian view of the war effort at home and on the...
On February 26, 1942, National Film Board of Canada Commissioner John Grierson accepted the Academy Award for documentary short for the film Churchill’s Island. Originally produced for a Canadian audience...
The story behind the World in Action theatrical series of propaganda films