War and Peace
During the Second World War, NFB documentaries informed and inspired Canadians and audiences around the world. These documentaries offer a unique vantage point on the wartime experience at home and on the front.
1944, Director: James Beveridge
1 min 30 s
In 1944 Allied troops land at Normandy and drive eastward. Scenes of the D-Day landings, of bitter street fighting and of precision bombing tell the story of the drive to the gates of Germany.