Why we fight a series of seven information films / produced by the Special Service Division, Army Service Forces, in cooperation with the U.S. Army Signal Corps ; [directed by Frank Capra]
- Other Title
- Prelude to war.
Divide and conquer.
Battle of Britain.
Battle of Russia.
Battle of China.
War comes to America.
- Projected medium
- [Oak Forest, Ill.] : MPI Home Video, c1984
In these films, Frank Capra directed a series to explain the necessity of the Second World War to the American people. Often using film footage from enemy sources, the series is a compelling contemporary document of how motion pictures can be used as propaganda for the purpose of arousing a nation to fight.
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