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The Resource Why we fight, Disc 3, The Battle of Russia, producer, Frank Capra ; directors, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller, (videorecording)

Why we fight, Disc 3, The Battle of Russia, producer, Frank Capra ; directors, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller, (videorecording)

Label
Why we fight, Disc 3, The Battle of Russia
Title
Why we fight
Title number
Disc 3
Title part
The Battle of Russia
Statement of responsibility
producer, Frank Capra ; directors, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller
Title variation
Frank Capra's World War II
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Part five of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler
Related
Cataloging source
EYM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin, Army Air Force Orchestra
Dewey number
940.5488
LC call number
D742.23
LC item number
.W42 v.3, 2000
PerformerNote
Narrators: Walter Huston, Anthony Veiler
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991
  • 1902-1974
  • 1903-1965
  • 1884-1950
  • 1894-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Litvak, Anatole
  • Heller, Robert
  • Veiller, Anthony
  • Huston, Walter
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • GoodTimes Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Motion pictures in propaganda
  • Propaganda, American
Technique
live action
Label
Why we fight, Disc 3, The Battle of Russia, producer, Frank Capra ; directors, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Standard screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm49500420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 131 min.)
Isbn
9780766204973
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05-81112
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1669589
  • (OCoLC)49500420
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono; all regions; NTSC
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Why we fight, Disc 3, The Battle of Russia, producer, Frank Capra ; directors, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Standard screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm49500420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 131 min.)
Isbn
9780766204973
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05-81112
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1669589
  • (OCoLC)49500420
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono; all regions; NTSC
Video recording format
laserdisc

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