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Churchill's Island

DIR: Stuart Legg
1941 / Canada / 22 min

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This film won the NFB its first Oscar and was also the first documentary to win this coveted award. It presents the strategy of the Battle of Britain, showing with penetrating clarity the relationship of the various forces that went to make up the island's defences. Here is the Royal Air Force in its epic battle with the Luftwaffe, the Navy in its stubborn fight against the raiders of sea and sky, the coastal defences, the mechanized cavalry, the merchant seamen and behind them all, Britain's tough, unbending civilian army.

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Director Stuart Legg
Screenplay
Dir. of Photography
Editing Stuart Legg
Music Lucio Agostini
Sound Walter Darling
Duration 22 min
Year 1941
Country Canada
Colour
Tags Europe, war
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