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The true glory [videorecording] : from D-Day to the fall of Berlin / Trustees of the Imperial War Museum
DVDs DVDs | Distributed by Koch Entertainment | 2009 | [Collector's ed. ; full screen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 940.53 T pt.1-2)
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Imprint
Port Washington, NY : Koch Vision : Distributed by Koch Entertainment, 2009.
Edition
[Collector's ed. ; full screen version.]
Descript
2 videodiscs (268 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series
Imperial War Museum, the official collection
Imperial War Museum, the official collection.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
Note
Title from container.
Originally released as individiaul documentary films from1945-1946.
Special features: The true glory: includes the film's alternative ending covering the progress of the war up to VJ Day.
Performer
[The true glory] Introduction by General Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Awards
[The true glory]: Academy Award, 1946: Best Documentary, Features.
Audience
Not rated.
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.
Contents
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.) -- 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.).
Local Note
MW, 2-12
Subject
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Alt Title
From Italy to D-Day.
From D-Day to Paris.
From Paris to the Rhine.
From the Rhine to victory.
ISBN
141723072X
9781417230723
ISBN/ISSN
741952655398
Music #
KOC-DV-6553 Koch Vision
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