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The Resource The true glory : from D-Day to the fall of Berlin, Trustees of the Imperial War Museum, (DVD)

The true glory : from D-Day to the fall of Berlin, Trustees of the Imperial War Museum, (DVD)

Label
The true glory : from D-Day to the fall of Berlin
Title
The true glory
Title remainder
from D-Day to the fall of Berlin
Statement of responsibility
Trustees of the Imperial War Museum
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Documentary films produced by the Allied military during 1944-1945 as a permanent visual record of the campaigns in Europe. Covers every major engagement from D-Day to the fall of Berlin. Disc 1: The true glory: Widely regarded as one of the greatest war documentaries ever made and utilized the footage of combat cameramen from nine nations. From Italy to D-Day: Covers the war in Europe from July 1943 to June 1944 and concentrates on the land operations of the Western Allies
  • Disc 2: From D-Day to Paris: Covers the liberation of Cherbourg and Caen, the German counterattack on Mortain, and culminates with the liberation of Paris. From Paris to the Rhine: Covers the war during the last months of 1944 including the war in the Balkans, Hungary and Scandinavia. From the Rhine to Victory: Covers the closing stages of the war against Germany including the Western Allies crossing the Rhine, the opening of concentration camps and the capture of Berlin
Related
Member of
Awards note
[The true glory]: Academy Award, 1946: Best Documentary, Features.
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
940.53
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
D743
LC item number
.T78 2009
PerformerNote
[The true glory] Introduction by General Dwight D. Eisenhower
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1976
  • 1912-1999
  • 1890-1969
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  • Reed, Carol
  • Kanin, Garson
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • War Activities Committee--Motion Picture Industry
  • British Movietone News
  • British Paramount News
  • Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
  • Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
  • KOCH Vision (Firm)
  • Koch Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
268
Series statement
Imperial War Museum, the official collection
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Berlin, Battle of, Berlin, Germany, 1945
  • Concentration camps
  • V-E Day, 1945
Technique
live action
Label
The true glory : from D-Day to the fall of Berlin, Trustees of the Imperial War Museum, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Documentary films produced between 1945-1946
  • Special features: The true glory: includes the film's alternative ending covering the progress of the war up to VJ Day
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Disc 2:
  • From D-Day to Paris
  • produced by British Movietone News
  • (50 min.)
  • From Paris to the Rhine
  • produced by British Movietone News
  • (55 min.)
  • From the Rhine to victory
  • produced by British Paramount News
  • (48 min.)
  • Disc 1:
  • The true glory
  • the Governments of Great Britain and the United States of America, distributed by U.S. Office of War Information and the Ministry of Information ; distributed by Columbia Pictures for the War Activities Committee--Motion Picture Industry ;
  • [co-directed by Carol Reed and Garson Kanin]
  • (84 min.)
  • From Italy to D-Day
  • produced by British Movietone News
  • (31 min.)
Control code
ocn300092871
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (268 min.)
Isbn
9781417230723
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952655398
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6553
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1738668
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The true glory : from D-Day to the fall of Berlin, Trustees of the Imperial War Museum, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Documentary films produced between 1945-1946
  • Special features: The true glory: includes the film's alternative ending covering the progress of the war up to VJ Day
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Disc 2:
  • From D-Day to Paris
  • produced by British Movietone News
  • (50 min.)
  • From Paris to the Rhine
  • produced by British Movietone News
  • (55 min.)
  • From the Rhine to victory
  • produced by British Paramount News
  • (48 min.)
  • Disc 1:
  • The true glory
  • the Governments of Great Britain and the United States of America, distributed by U.S. Office of War Information and the Ministry of Information ; distributed by Columbia Pictures for the War Activities Committee--Motion Picture Industry ;
  • [co-directed by Carol Reed and Garson Kanin]
  • (84 min.)
  • From Italy to D-Day
  • produced by British Movietone News
  • (31 min.)
Control code
ocn300092871
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (268 min.)
Isbn
9781417230723
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952655398
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6553
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1738668
Video recording format
DVD

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