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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 83 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2018.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Anatole Litvak.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Walter Huston.
Anthony Veiller, Ion Antonescu, Nikolai Cherkasov.
Summary, etc.:
Legendary Hollywood director Frank Capra oversaw this wartime documentary effort, which stitches together newsreel and archival film to explore relations between Russia and the United States. The film also recounts Russia's military history using stock footage and clips from Sergei Eisenstein's Alexander Nevsky. Particular attention is paid to the Battle of Stalingrad, during which Soviet forces fended off Nazi troops attempting to seize control of the Russian city.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Eastern Front.
World War, 1939-1945 > Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 > Germany.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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