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Canadian Army - World War II Archival Films

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Archival footage includes training films and news magazines from the Second World War.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Allies and Allied Forces - History

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films regarding Canada's involvement in World War II. Includes many abstracts on films of the 1940's and newsreel compilations from the time. The abstract for the modern film Death By Moonlight: bomber command is also listed.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

World War II Military Operations - History

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board dealing with military actions during World War 2. These clips, told from several points of view, paint a picture of an active fighting force and a busy home front dealing with changes in society and industry.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

World War l - History

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films and newsreels regarding Canada's involvement in World War 1. Here are narratives to help remember some of the great battles and soldiers of that time. The contributions and sacrifices made by ordinary Canadians are also documented.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

World War 1 films online

Type: Film and Video

A selection of NFB films on World War I available for streaming from the Online Screening Room. Watch hundreds of films free online.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Home Front - World War II Archival Films

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The measures taken by Canadian men, women and children at home helped the military overseas. These films look at how individual action by farmers, factory workers, and housewives could affect the safety and victory of Canadian military forces.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Veterans - History

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board dealing with treatment of returning soldiers. Benefit and training programs available to veterans are discussed. The soldiers themselves discuss how they adapted to civilian life.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

World War II films online

Type: Film and Video

A selection of NFB film on World War II available for streaming from the Online Screening Room - hundresd of titles for free.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

War Industries - History

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board dealing with arms production and its affect on the Canadian economy. The importance to the war effort of civilians as factory workers is discussed. Each listing has an abstract for the related film attached.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Post-war Period - History

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films that are available from the National film board either for purchase or through ordering. These films deal with the time period from the beginning of World War I to the beginning of World War II.

Site: National Film Board of Canada