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Watch 60 films, 170 excerpts and over 80 archival artefacts selected by NFB specialists as part of this unique project.
Barbed Wire and Mandolins
Domenico Nardoccio was interned with other Italian- Canadian men in Petawawa, Ontario, in 1940. Using notes he made at the time, he describes the camp. An actor reads a letter from a wife experiencing economic hardship due to her husband's internment. Artists' sketches and archival photos depict camp conditions.