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Government's Itinerant War Cinema

The Film

 

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Year
1918

Running Time
50 s

Producer
Topical Film Company

Lord Beaverbrook inspects fleet of Cine-Motors which will depict war truths in the villages. Medium shot over the lowered side of a truck to the rear compartment where a corporal prepares one of two projectors - pan left to show more lorries parked in the background. Medium shot of Beaverbrook as he inspects the rank of ‘Cine-Motors’. The lorries drive off - they are numbered 1-10 and each bears the legend ‘Ministry of Information Cine-Motor. A small crowd looks on.


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