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Film (22:00)
Food, Weapon of Conquest
1941, director: Stuart Legg
The Nazi-occupied countries have been forced to hand over...
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Film (20:00)
Warclouds in the Pacific
1941, director: Stuart Legg
This archival film from 1941 examines the new Japan which...
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Film (10:00)
Atlantic Patrol
1940, director: Stuart Legg
This first film in the Canada Carries On series...
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Film (9:00)
Letter from Aldershot
1940, director: John Taylor
In December, 1939, the First Division of the Canadian Active...
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Food, Weapon of Conquest
 

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Film  (22:00) 1941, director: Stuart Legg
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The Nazi-occupied countries have been forced to hand over their farm produce to Germany, leaving their own populations without food. The Western world must now not only feed its own overseas armies, but must also meet the challenge of feeding hundreds of millions in continental Europe and Asia during the postwar years.

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